Day of the Duke

Day of the Duke

John Wayne on the set of The Alamo, c. 1960. A Lone Star State-inspired capsule collection marks the return of John Wayne Day—and Duke’s status as an honorary Texan. Written by Wendy Bowman Like millions of other folks worldwide, Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick considers...
Calling the Shots, Duke and The Alamo

Calling the Shots, Duke and The Alamo

Fans line up outside the royal premier of The Alamo (1960) in London, England. Photo courtesy of Charles Kieskalt. Good thing the man with the reins to The Alamo was John Wayne. Written by Jenn Thornton  Good thing the man with the reins to The Alamo was John Wayne....