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'Bringing in the Sheaves' (Burl Ives)

Another hymn I’ve always loved, since I heard it first in Sunday school–Bringing in the Sheaves. Sung here by Burl ives, one of the great voices of the 1950s and 60s–and follow the lyrics. 14 more words


1958 somewhat revisionist western, "The Big Country"

I like both Gregory Peck and Jean Simmons a lot, so was inclined to like William Wyler’s “The Big Country” (which I saw on tv many decades ago). 903 more words


ON THIS DAY: June 14, 2017

June 14th is

International Bath Day *

National Bourbon Day

Strawberry Shortcake Day

World Blood Donor Day *


MORE! Archimedes, Margaret Bourke-White and Burl Ives, click 1,595 more words


June 14 in history

1158 – Munich was founded by Henry the Lion on the banks of the river Isar.

1216 – First Barons’ War: Prince Louis of France… 852 more words


Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958)

I have not done a review on an Old Hollywood film in a while. Cat on a Hot Tin Roof  was sitting in my DVR recordings, so I finally decided to watch it. 760 more words


Film #616: East of Eden (1955)

Elia Kazan is another director who has a long history with Oscar with the majority of his movies earning at least one nomination including a total of twenty-one nods in the acting categories. 989 more words

Best Director

Music- Ghost Riders In The Sky Performed By Burl Ives 1949

This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection.

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Ghost Riders in the Sky