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Casey Jones Night Mail 1957

Screen Gems Television “Come all you rounders if you want to hear, a story ’bout a brave engineer…”. Alan Hale, Jr. stars as Casey Jones in this early television series which ran on independent station KTTV in Los Angeles for … Continue reading

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The Brave Engineer 1950

  Walt Disney Pictures It’s the Legend of Casey Jones as whimsically interpreted by the animation gods at Disney Studios during their heyday. The cartoon is narrated by Jerry Colonna with musical soundtrack provided by The King’s Men. This animated … Continue reading

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The Return of Casey Jones 1933

Monogram Pictures Let’s just say this early “talkie” takes its SHAPE from the true story of John Luther “Casey” Jones, an engineer for the Illinois Central Railroad in the 1890’s. You can read about the actual Casey Jones here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Casey_JonesContinue reading

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