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[14 Jan 2011 | One Comment | 1,621 views]
Weekend OTR: Red Ryder — Selling Horses to the Army

The weekend is here and we all know what that means — another installment in the Weekend OTR series here at First Arkansas News.
This week we’ve got a Red Ryder episode for you from way on back in 1945. We’re talking about a cultural icon here, folks. The famed Red Ryder character has been in comic strips, comic books on television and (of course) on an old time radio show. Furthermore, the BB gun is central to A Christmas Story, that holiday classic in which poor Ralphie obsesses over the …