What do you know about Art
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1) He won the Steer Bulldogging world
championship in 1912 and repeated as champion in 1916.
did he beat in the championship?
William S. Hart
2) Acord was one of the few
cowboys to have ridden the proclaimed bucking horse named Steamboat for
the full eight seconds, which later inspired the bucking horse logo on
the Wyoming license plate.
3) In 1910, what was his first film?
On the Warpath
A Soldier's Honor
Pride of the Range
4) The Two Brothers is a 1910 short (17 min.)
Western film directed by D. W. Griffith.
a member of the cast with Acord?
Mildred A. Hill
5) What was his horse's name?
6) The Squaw Man
(1914) was the first feature-length movie made specifically in
Hollywood (although not the first to be made in the Los Angeles
area). The movie stars Dustin Farnum. Art Acord plays a townsman (uncredited).
Who played the Faro Dealer (uncredited)?
Cecil B. DeMille
7) What is the first film he played Buck
Buck's Lady Friend
Buck Parvin in the Movies
8) Acord enlisted in the United
States Army in World War I and served overseas. He was awarded the
Croix de Guerre for bravery.
9) The Moon
Riders is a 1920
Western film serial directed by B. Reeves Eason and Theodore
Wharton. The movie stars Art Acord and Mildred Moore.
What is the name of Accord’s character?
10) The White
Horseman is a
1921 Western film serial directed by Albert Russell. It stars Acord and Eva Forrestor.
How many episodes made up the
11) In the Days of Buffalo Bill
is a 1922 Western film serial directed by Edward Laemmle. The film
stars Art Acord and Duke R. Lee. Acord plays Buffalo Bill Cody.
12) In 1923, Acord stars in
this Western film serial directed by Edward Laemmle. The film is
considered to be lost.
What was the film?
The Oregon Trail
13) In 1926, Acord plays
What was the film?
Time to Dodge
14) What was the 1928 Western film that
Acord plays Two-Gun O'Brien?
His Last Battle
Spurs and Saddles
15) Marshal Bill Strong sees
Red and his gang rob Jake Grant and make him a prisoner. So he
arrives posing as a dude to get into the gang. When Jake's
daughter arrives he gets Red to let him take her to a cabin where
Red can visit her later. Then he frees Jake, sends the gang after
him knowing the Sheriff will get them, and goes after Red himself.
What is the name of this 1929 Western?
The Arizona Kid
16) Playing Art Dobson,
Acord in uncredited in what 1930 film?
17) In Trailin' Trouble
(1930), Acord plays in his first sound picture and last film. He
plays Art Dobson in an uncredited role.
Who was the
18) Art Acord died in
Chihuahua, Mexico from cyanide poisoning and complications related
to hepatitis. Official Mexican records called it a suicide, but
some of Acord's friends over the years insisted that he had been
murdered by a Mexican politician who had caught Acord having an
affair with his wife.
19) Where is Art Acord buried?
Woodlawn Memorial Park, Nashville, Tennessee
Forest Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery, Glendale, California
Faneuil Hall Cemetery, Boston, Massachusetts