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When time permits, I'll do web pages on these lovely leading ladies.  Until then, enjoy the pictures and the memories.

The latest additions to this page will always be at the top.





(From Old Corral image collection)

Above is pretty Ruth Terry. Born Ruth Mae McMahon in 1920 in Michigan, she was a singer and dancer and joined Republic Pictures in the early 1940s where she did some musicals as well as heroine roles in oaters with Roy Rogers and Gene Autry. Ruth was was under a term players contract(s) at Republic from April 15, 1942 through January 26, 1946. She retired in the mid 1940s.

95 year old Ruth Mae (Terry) Ledbetter passed away on March 11, 2016 in Rancho Mirage, California.

  Although some of the data may be incomplete or inaccurate, the Internet Movie Database (IMDb) has information on Ruth Terry: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0856074/




(Photo courtesy of Minard Coons)

Above - singing cowboy Eddie Dean with Nancy Gates in CHECK YOUR GUNS (PRC, 1948). And at the ending, Nancy and Dean do a duet on a tune titled "Moseyin' Along".

Born Nancy Jane Gates in 1926 in Texas, Nancy played the niece of Throckmorton P. Gildersleeve in several of the 1940s RKO films that were based on the popular radio show.  She made a few westerns, and then did a bunch of TV shows in the 1950s.

There's more info and photos at her website: http://www.nancygates.com/

  Although some of the data may be incomplete or inaccurate, the Internet Movie Database (IMDb) has information on Nancy Gates: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0309607/



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