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Will Rogers in 'The Ropin' Fool'

Will Rogers in 'The Ropin' Fool'

(3:09) Excerpts from Will Rogers' "The Ropin' Fool," a 1922 silent movie that showcased his trick roping abilities. His son, Will Rogers Jr. later provided commentary, which is who you hear narrating.

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Guest: kat (2863 days ago)

Having been raised on John Wayne I just loved this and the man was incredibly talented in roping which was of course very important if you were a cowboy. Lvoely old footage - any ideas how old it is?

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Having been raised on John Wayne I just loved this and the man was incredibly talented in roping which was of course very important if you were a cowboy. Lvoely old footage - any ideas how old it is?

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TheBob TheBob (2863 days ago)
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How old? Not sure but I'm guessing this comes from "The Ropin' Fool," a 1922 silent movie

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How old? Not sure but I'm guessing this comes from "The Ropin' Fool," a 1922 silent movie

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Guest: kat (2863 days ago)

Having been raised on John Wayne I just loved this and the man was incredibly talented in roping which was of course very important if you were a cowboy. Lvoely old footage.

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