Windwagon Smith.

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An American tall tale in which a group of pioneers goes West with a sailor at the helm of an unusual vehicle.

StatementIllustrated by Frank Aloise.
SeriesA Reading shelf book
ContributionsAloise, Frank E., illus.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.S5 Wi
The Physical Object
Pagination35 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5681594M
ISBN 100811640167
LC Control Number69012924
OCLC/WorldCa22750

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The only way to kill it was said to be fire, which caused the creatures to explode. Country: United States. ‘The Saga of Windwagon Smith’ was Disney’s last tall tale cartoon after entries like ‘Pecos Bill‘ (from ‘Melody Time‘, ) and ‘Paul Bunyan‘ ().

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"The Saga of Windwagon Smith" was a delightful folksy short, much like many of the Disney cartoons I saw as a kid.

We even had Rex Allen's easygoing drawl for the film's narration. With all the recent cutbacks at the Mouse House, our crew was small, but not lacking in talent.

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Make sure this is what you intended. Windwagon Smith blows into town with a strange contraption: a Conestoga wagon outfitted with a wind sail. The town fathers figure that since a small windwagon does so well, a big one must do better.

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Sea Captain Windwagon Smith hits Westport, Kansas, the starting point of the old Oregon and Santa Fe Trails, and is quickly the laughing stock of the town; instead of traveling in the usual oxen-drawn covered wagon, he is at the helm and wheel of a Contestoga-type wagon with a full set of sails.

He plans to go to Oregon by taking advantage of the prairie winds. Any softcover book which is at least " (or 19 cm) tall, or at least " ( cm) wide/deep. coll View all covers for Windwagon Smith and the Martians (logged in users can change User Preferences to always display covers on this page).

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