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Other No. 205-005
Object Name Digital Video File
Scope & Content Palm Springs Historical Society Films:
Palm Springs Desert Circus 1958 (see 205-005-01)

Ryans Raiders '58 /Texas. 22nd annual Circus Parade (see 205-005-02) NOTE: See 205-111 for the best copy of this film taken directly from the reel film.
Contains: Hopalong Cassidy, Western Week , Dean Martin, Smoke Tree, Airport, Town and Country.

See following for some more detail:
Starts with people at airport greeting people from Texas. At 7:00 man holding proclamation. Film switches to someplace in Texas.(maybe San Antonio?).
Frank Bogert at 20:47
Dean Martin at 22:13
Sign says Ray Ryan's Texas Invaders. A bus says Desert Circus April 16-20 Welcome Home Ray Ryan's Texas Invaders"
Group arrives back in Palm Springs at
Group moves to El Mirador in horse drawn wagon and cars.
Film switches to a celebration at the Town & Country Plaza at 38:40. Frank Bogert is emcee. A band is playing and the Desert News office can be seen in the background.
Back on Indian Avenue at 42:20. Shell gas stations in background.
At 44:05Bing Crosby and Kathy Crosby riding in car. Sign says Mayor of Palm Desert.

The following videos are split out from the main video:
205-005-01 - Palm Springs Desert Circus 1958 (9 mins)
205-005-02 - Palm Springs Salute to Texas 1958 (46 mins).
205-005-02 is a duplicate of a film taken directly from the reel film 205-111 which is a better quality. I will leave this poorer quality file in the video directory.

Recording length of entire film is 55 minutes.

PRESS MEDIA BUTTON TO ACCESS THE DIGITAL FILES.
Object ID 2012.10.005
Collection MISCELLANEOUS VIDEO RECORDINGS