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5 edition of Pasadena cowboy found in the catalog.

Pasadena cowboy

growing up in Southern California and Montana, 1925 to 1947

by Church, John

  • 242 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Conover-Patterson Publishers in Novato, CA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Pasadena (Calif.),
  • California, Southern,
  • Montana
    • Subjects:
    • Church, John -- Childhood and youth.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American.,
    • South Pasadena (Calif.) -- Biography.,
    • California, Southern -- Biography.,
    • Montana -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. A51-A54).

      StatementJohn Church.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCT275.C579 A3 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 226, 54 p. :
      Number of Pages226
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1022541M
      ISBN 100965307123
      LC Control Number96085162
      OCLC/WorldCa35846333

      GILLEY'S. Gilley's was a nightclub located in Pasadena, Texas, from to The club, owned by Sherwood Cryer, had been previously called Shelly's. Cryer decided to reopen it in under the name Gilley's, with budding musician Mickey Gilley as partner. Mar 9, - Explore almondblue20's board "Urban Cowboy" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Urban cowboy, Urban and Urban cowboy movie pins.

      Book Clubs groups in Pasadena Here's a look at some Book Clubs groups near Pasadena. Sign me up! Let's Meetup! All groups Groups your friends have joined Arts Beliefs Book Clubs Career & Business Dance Family Messages of Goodness - Pasadena Book Club Meetup. Ballad of the Urban Cowboy Once in the Guinness Book of World Records under "World's Largest Night Club," Gilley's burned to the ground in July By that time, the glory days of the fabled.

        Nighttown Books: South Pasadena, CA, U.S.A. AbeBooks' uniqueness is our network of independent booksellers who work with us to provide the most diverse selection of rare, used and out-of-print books on the Internet.   According to the book “Saturday Night at Gilley’s” (see picture below) by Bob Claypool, it was Cryer who saw Mickey Gilley playing at the Nesadel Club in Pasadena, Texas, recognized his talent, and pursued Mickey to partner with him in a new club.


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