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Kanab in Kane County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

L. Q. Jones

Utah's Little Hollywood

 

—Kanab Utah “Walk of Fame” —

 
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By Cosmos Mariner, May 29, 2016
1. L. Q. Jones Marker
Inscription.  One of Hollywoods most popular character actors, L. Q. Jones is instantly recognized in such classics as "The Wild Bunch", "Pat Garrett and Billy The Kid", "Ride The High Country", "Gunsmoke", "Cheyenne", "Rawhide", "Wagon Train", and "Ten Who Dared" filmed in the Kanab area.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kanab, Utah "Walk of Fame" marker series.
 
Location. 37° 2.691′ N, 112° 31.592′ W. Marker is in Kanab, Utah, in Kane County. Marker is on South 100 East (U.S. 89) north of East 200 South, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is located beside the sidewalk, on the west side of the street, just north of the intersection. Marker is at or near this postal address: 198 South 100 East, Kanab UT 84741, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Peter Ford (within shouting distance of this marker); Forrest Tucker (within shouting distance of this marker); Lisa Montell (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Virginia Mayo (about 300 feet away); Clint Walker
Marker detail: L. Q. Jones photo image. Click for full size.
2. Marker detail: L. Q. Jones photo
(about 400 feet away); Marty Robbins (about 400 feet away); Jack Nicholson and Will Hutchins (about 400 feet away); Dub Taylor (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kanab.
 
More about this marker. Marker is a laser-printed metal plaque, mounted horizontally on a waist-high metal post.
 
Also see . . .
1. L. Q. Jones. L. Q. Jones (born Justus Ellis McQueen Jr. on August 19, 1927) is an American actor and director, best known for his work in the films of Sam Peckinpah. (Submitted on March 6, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.) 

2. L. Q. Jones (Internet Movie Database). Tall, sandy haired, mustachioed actor from Texas born Justus McQueen, who adopted the name of the character he portrayed in his first film, Battle Cry (1955). Jones, with his craggy, gaunt looks, first appeared in minor character roles in plenty of WWII films including The Young Lions (1958), The Naked and the Dead (1958), Hell Is for Heroes (1962) and Battle of the Coral Sea (1959). However, 1962 saw him team up with maverick director Sam Peckinpah for the first of Jones' five appearances in his films. (Submitted on March 6, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.) 
 
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L. Q. Jones Marker (<i>wide view; marker located beside sidewalk, in front of boulder</i>) image. Click for full size.
3. L. Q. Jones Marker (wide view; marker located beside sidewalk, in front of boulder)
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 7, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 6, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 46 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 6, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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