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JOHN WAYNE (Nov, 1954)

When did people stop using the term “houseboy” in a non-sexual manner?

JOHN WAYNE

Discovered by Director John Ford in the late twenties, Wayne progressed from stagehand to star. His simple formula, “Everybody loves a hero,” has kept him gainfully employed in nearly two hundred movies, with no end in sight.

BY MARTIN SCOTT

John Wayne, a balding and rather homely forty-seven-year-old former football player, is one of Hollywood’s three biggest box-office attractions, and has been for the past four years. Yet according to all the accepted rules for success, John Wayne has no business being a movie star.

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