Saturday, September 29, 2012

Happy Birthday Cowboy!

Gene Autry and Champion


  1. The original "Singing Cowboy" born 1907

    In Johnny Cash's tribute song to the singer, he recalls that "in the eyes of a poor little country boy he made the world look better to me."

    Gene Autry's Cowboy Code

    1. The Cowboy must never shoot first, hit a smaller man, or take unfair advantage.
    2. He must never go back on his word, or a trust confided in him.
    3. He must always tell the truth.
    4. He must be gentle with children, the elderly, and animals.
    5. He must not advocate or possess racially or religiously intolerant ideas.
    6. He must help people in distress.
    7. He must be a good worker.
    8. He must keep himself clean in thought, speech, action, and personal habits.
    9. He must respect women, parents, and his nation's laws.
    10.The Cowboy is a patriot.

    This post is a tribute to my cowboys and my horses.