Gold Buckle Award -
Trophy given to the World's Best Saddle Bronco Buster. This award was
the coveted prize of rodeo circuit riders Stoney Burke (Jack Lord) on
the contemporary western STONEY BURKE/ABC/1962-63; and of the Guthrie
Brothers Mitch (Earl Holliman) and Andy (Andrew Prine) on
contemporary western THE WIDE COUNTRY/NBC/1962-63.
TRIVIA NOTE: To learn more about
the Gold Buckle, read: "Gold Buckle: The Grand Obsession of Rodeo Bull Riders"
by Jeff Coplon (HarperCollins, 1995) and "Gold Buckle Dreams:
The Rodeo Life Story of Chris Ledoux" by David G. Brown (Sagebrush,
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