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Texas Cowboy Reunion #73019

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Jul 05, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Stamford, Texas) Texas cowboy reunion, world's largest amateur rodeo, featured; films shown. [Vance DAVIS - notes dearth of real cowboys.] Oldtime Cowboy Association discussed; current mbrship. noted. No. of women currently involved mentioned; Bonnie Brookman reported winning fiddling contest. Blacks said admitted for 1st time; J.E. Tisdale cited as example [Association spokesperson Davis JONES - announces minimum age for mbrship.] [Lewis COX - recalls roundups without helicopters.] [Bill GUINN - comments.]
REPORTER: Charles Murphy

Donaldson, Sam;
Murphy, Charles

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