Thursday, December 31, 2020

Fess Parker, Mazurki, Hunnicutt, MacMurray Flintlock Rifle

 

An original, circa 1820 Kentucky flintlock rifle that was used in one sequence by Fess Parker as Davy Crocketft, among others..:


It was Lot #85 in the 2007 Stembridge Gun Auction.  It was stamped by Stembridge, "520" on the left side of the barrel and is about .40 caliber.


It was used by

  • Fess Parker as Davy Crockett in one sequence of Part 1, where he's hunting Chief Red Stick in Florida.
  • Mike Mazurki as Bigfoot Mason in the shooting match with Fess in Part 2
  • Arthur Hunnicutt as Davy Crockett in "The Last Command"
  • Fred MacMurray as Meriwether Lewis in "The Far Horizons".

For more information contact Robert Weil at robertweil@earthlink.net






Supplied copy and photos.

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