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

Dick Jones

Utah's Little Hollywood

 

—Kanab Utah “Walk of Fame” —

 
Dick Jones Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 14, 2010
1. Dick Jones Marker
Inscription.
Beginning his career as a child actor and stuntman, Dick Jones would gain worldwide fame for his starring roles in two hit television series, "The Range Rider" and "Buffalo Bill Jr.". Dick first came to Kanab in 1936 to co-star with "Wild" Bill Elliott in the Columbia Studios serial "The Great Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok". One of Dick's fondest achievements is being the voice of "Pinnochio" for the Walt Disney Studios.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kanab, Utah "Walk of Fame" marker series.
 
Location. 37° 2.894′ N, 112° 31.697′ W. Marker is in Kanab, Utah, in Kane County. Marker is on Center Street (U.S. 89) near Main Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 41 East Center Street, Kanab UT 84741, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Don Knotts (a few steps from this marker); Maureen O'Hara (within shouting distance of this marker); Bob Hoy (within shouting distance of this marker); Ted Markland (within shouting distance of this marker); Don Collier (within shouting distance of this marker);
Dick Jones Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 14, 2010
2. Dick Jones Marker
The Academy Bell (within shouting distance of this marker); Kanab Public Square (within shouting distance of this marker); The Kanab Chapel (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kanab.
 
Also see . . .
1. Dick Jones. (Submitted on March 30, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Western Legends Roundup. (Submitted on March 30, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Entertainment
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 30, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 545 times since then and 48 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 30, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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