Saturday, March 29, 2014


The No. 1 hit on the Billboard charts on this date in 1955 was Bill Hayes' recording of "The Ballad of Davy Crockett." Photo of Fess Parker, who played the hero on ABC's "Disneyland" miniseries, "Davy Crockett, King of the Wild Frontier," Walt Disney and director Norman Foster.


Chatty Crone said...

My son who is almost 39 had a coonskin hat - and he wasn't even in the era - but who didn't love this guy - I loved him and my husband!!!

David said...

Gotta love Davey Crockett!