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Terry Taylor, son of Robert Taylor and Ursula Thiess, has recently published a book of poetry. The full title is Dino Droppings: A Collection of Poems by Terry Taylor. The book is brought to life (illustrated) with quirky line drawings … Continue reading
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Modern Screen, March 1955 By Richard Moore. Robert Taylor is now a completely happy man. He has a new wife, a new life, a new happiness–and a baby on the way! There may be luckier girls in the world than … Continue reading
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Cattle King is the last film Robert Taylor made under his MGM contract. His full-time contract had ended in 1959 but he agreed to do three more pictures. Cattle King is the third. Mr.Taylor plays a large scale cattle rancher … Continue reading
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Thank You! Thank You! Thank You! Thank You! Thank You! When I started this blog in 2012 I had no idea whether anyone would ever look at it. My husband and I had moved to Florida in 2011 and began … Continue reading
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Robert Taylor enjoyed writing letters. There are numerous pictures of him on various movie sets, typing on his portable typewriter. His daughter Tessa remembers her father spending afternoons on his correspondence, holding her in his lap. (Linda J. Alexander, “The … Continue reading
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In the summer of 1961 LIFE Magazine sent well-known photographer Dmitri Kessel to photograph the Taylor family at their cabin in Wyoming. The photos are an extraordinarily charming look at a man at peace with himself. After a turbulent marriage … Continue reading
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Robert Taylor was born in Filley, Nebraska on August 5, 1911. The photo above is the main street of Filley in 1936. Mr. Taylor’s original name was Spangler Arlington Brugh. At some point the Spangler and Brugh families intermarried, causing … Continue reading
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