Dec 06, 2010 today, craig james and eric dickerson, the 12 punch of smus pony express from 1979 through 1982, are back together in bristol, conn. Principal laager leaves stillwater area high school. I know its not much, but we do what we can with what weve got. Apr 14, 2015 the pony express, the horseback mail service that connected the coasts of the u. The story is largely based on the 1925 silent film the pony express with the threat of a. The mustangs of southern methodist university smu were riding high on the backs of the vaunted pony express backfield. It was the first year for the team under head coach bobby collins and the mustangs finished undefeated at 1101, and were southwest conference champions 701. Dance pony dance goes viral as moonwalking horse gets over a million youtube hits a moonwalking shetland pony has gone viral on youtube after. But that doesnt mean there cant be some great moments in a dark time in the schools history. Buffalo bill and wild bill hickock work to establish the pony express and fight indians and california separatists who seek to destroy it. Southern methodist university once had the best football team money could buy. Pony express 1953 is an actionpacked western that tells the story of wild bill hickok forrest tucker, buffalo bill charlton heston, and their creation of the famous 19th century mail route. Encourage students to label other information on their maps, such as the pacific ocean, the mississippi river, the rocky. An illustration of the first pony express riders departure.
The pony express tramples the longhorns 1982 youtube. Smus pony express rides again in espn film houston. Crash into something though and it could be the end of your ride. Its been 40 years since pony bolted into the imagination of sneaker lovers in the usa. Today, craig james and eric dickerson, the 12 punch of smus pony express from 1979 through 1982, are back together in bristol, conn. A large number of videos on youtube are for educational purposes. Apr 01, 2020 pony express debuts on april 3, 1860, the first pony express mail, traveling by horse and rider relay teams, simultaneously leaves st. A drama based on the life of college football hero ernie davis, the first.
I just watched the movie and its consider one of my fav. Atkins is the boss of one of the pony express relay stations. Pony express is a 1953 american western film directed by jerry hopper and starring charlton heston as buffalo bill, forrest tucker as wild bill hickok, jan sterling as a calamity jane type character, and rhonda fleming that was filmed in kanab, utah. In precivil war texas, jimmys stewart petersen father is murdered, and the young man seeks revenge. Points will be carried over from term to term until a student graduates. The pony express and smu takes on the always tough texas longhorns in this 1982 contest. Pony express rider roy and his sidekick must round up a pack of villains, as yankee and rebel forces contend for the allegiance of california, before roy can turn his attentions to the girl. As the killer flees across the country, jimmy joins the pony express, using their speed to. Have students use atlases to find the pony express route that ran between st. Rob brown in the express 2008 dennis quaid and darrin dewitt henson in the.
Id like to thank you for taking the time to look around the channel. Dykes also recruited adam james to texas tech as an assistant and coaches on the campus where craig james rushed for 3,742 yards as part of. The express is an overall solid movie of one of college footballs pioneers. The pony express was set up to provide a fresh horse every 1015 miles and a fresh rider every 75100 miles. There is a large white board with notes scribbled into every corner, theres a table that has a stillwater pony inscribed on it with a few chairs for meetings, and a fairly clean desk with a macbook pro and three or four pages, all filled cornertocorner with. On april 3, 1860, the first pony express mail, traveling by horse and rider relay teams, simultaneously leaves st. Google is commemorating the 155th anniversary of the pony express with a nifty little snatchthemailsackswithoutrunningintoarockoracactusoranoutlaw video game and some links about the shortlived mail service. The young riders is a romantic western tv series that ran for three seasons from 1989 to 1992 and is directed by ed spielman. Jun 28, 2017 ranking the best college football based movies of all time. Collect letters, avoid obstacles and aim for the ultimate 100. Pony has real heritage, a real story and real runs of the board. Pony express, 186061, employing center fire metal cartridges1870s in 1892 model. Westerns tv could not find even a clip of this almost forgotten western series. Give each student a blank outline of the united states, entitled the pony express, 18601861.
Buffalo bill cody charlton heston and wild bill hickok forrest tucker clear the way for a mail route west to california. The express tells the story of ernie davis, the first africanamerican to win the coveted heismann trophy for general excellence in college football. Jack weston ricardo cortez is the gambler who joins the pony express and brings news of abraham lincolns election, which results in california joining the union. Steer your cart and track up and down to avoid rocks, dynamite, and more to keep the survival express going. A drama based on the life of college football hero ernie davis, the first africanamerican to win the heisman trophy. Heres a trailer that looks into the huge scandal that. The mustangs of southern methodist university were riding high on the backs of the vaunted pony express. Smus pony express rides again in espn film houston chron. Pony express is a 1953 american western film directed by jerry hopper and starring charlton heston as buffalo bill, forrest tucker as wild bill hickok, jan sterling as a calamity janetype character, and rhonda fleming that was filmed in kanab, utah.
With rob brown, dennis quaid, clancy brown, darrin dewitt henson. Ranking the best college footballbased movies of all time. The pony express 1925 rotten tomatoes movie trailers. The mustangs of southern methodist university smu were riding high on the backs of the vaunted pony. We all know what sanctions the school was given in the 80s. When was the first mail delivered via the pony express. From 19811984, a small private school in dallas owned the best record in college football. When you think of smu football the first words that came to mind are death penalty. Jul 30, 2018 the pony express was set up to provide a fresh horse every 1015 miles and a fresh rider every 75100 miles. Weve made timebased games in the past so our new idea was simple.
Pony express 1953 cast and crew buffalo bill cody charlton heston and wild bill hickok forrest tucker clear the way for a mail route west to california. Riders didnt have the deadliest job on the pony express. Youtube tv is a subscription streaming service that lets you watch live tv from major broadcast and popular cable networks. Preston riders and their horses rode through forestville state park this weekend in endurance rides reminiscent of the pony express of the 1860s. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on youtube.
All over the united states youtube has been an educational ally. He has been causing trouble and is replaced with cal sheridan. Atkins now gets the richard brothers to raid one of the relay stations. From staff reports, the pony express march 7, 2020 oxford in what they hoped would be a backtoback class 5a state championship win, the mustangs fell to the callaway chargers friday night, 7862. The express is a biopic movie that focuses on the life of ernie davis, the first africanamerican athlete who received the muchcoveted heisman trophy. The action in this loose adaptation of a popular 1925 silent tells the galloping and largely untrue tale if the formation of the u. The 1982 smu mustangs football team represented the southern methodist university in the 1982 ncaa division ia football season. Something has to give as the 20 ponies renew their rivalry with the equally perfect 20 cdh raiders who come to pony stadium friday night under the lights. Enjoy local and national live sports, breaking news, and mustsee shows the moment they air. Based on the incredible true story, the express follows the inspirational life of college football hero ernie davis rob brown, the first. Charlton heston stars in one of his early western movies pony express this is an excellent movie with an all star cast this is a 5 star movie at its best set back and enjoy this wonderful movie. The first ride pony express national historic trail u. Jam pony express slic vicbig acebody mechanic by bert fentress. Rob brown plays ernie davis, while dennis quaid lends a supporting role as coach ben schwartzwalder.
The pony express became an american myth because of how we want to remember the west. It follows davis life from his early youth in elmira, new york, in the 1940s and 50s. Dominick reyes reacts to jon jones defeat ufc 247 post fight press conference. The pony express tramples the longhorns 1982 duration.
Starring dennis quaid, the express will have you cheering again. Youtube lets people upload entertaining, educational, informative, or just really interesting videos. The ernie davis story based on a true story, the express follows the extraordinary life of college football hero ernie davis rob brown, the first africana. Pony express rider 1987 rotten tomatoes movie trailers. Any credit remaining on the pony express account at the point of graduation will be refunded to the student after all debt to the university has been. Aug 29, 2018 by the time he finally returned to his home station, pony bob had traveled 380 miles in less than 40 hoursa pony express record. The series is set right before the beginning of the american civil war. Although a financially disastrous brief enterprise, the pony express and. The express 2008 full movie trailer full hd 1080p youtube. There is a printable worksheet available for download here so you can take the quiz with pen and paper from the quiz author.
Pony express baseball is a not for profit organization, designated as a 501c3 charitable organization. Settles account is unique as he was the first writer and historical researcher to make use of pony express founder william b. At its height, smus pony express was one of the best running back duos in college. The story is largely based on the 1925 silent film the pony express with the threat of a californian secession from frontier pony express 1939. Nov 05, 2019 youtube tv is a subscription streaming service that lets you watch live tv from major broadcast and popular cable networks. Ctva the classic tv archive tv western series pony express 195960 episode guide compiled by the classic tv archive with contributions by. There are 35 half hour episodes of this western series originally airing in 1959 and 1960 starring grant sullivan, don dorrell and boyd red morgan. Waddells papers, now in a collection at the huntington library in san marino.
By the time he finally returned to his home station, pony bob had traveled 380 miles in less than 40 hoursa pony express record. The express is an overall solid movie of one of college football s pioneers. Joseph, missouri, and sacramento, california, and from sacramento to san francisco, california, by steamer april 1860october 1861. It is directed by gary fleder, produced by john davis, and based on the screenplay by charles leavitt. The pony express, the horseback mail service that connected the coasts of the u.1483 254 373 182 1140 1182 684 472 1536 1200 1001 519 838 1081 901 305 939 1456 1065 1162 1594 296 1000 363 1094 1245 1333 1621 842 179 1013 295 997 1075 587 735 341 1481 889 912