B-Westerns

Park Avenue Logger (1937)

Director: David Howard
Actors: George O'Brien, Beatrice Roberts, Willard Robertson, Ward Bond, Bert Hanlon, Gertrude Short
Runtime: 65 min.

A millionaire sends his son West to work in a lumber camp in order to toughen him up. But the son is secretly a professional wrestler who can take care of himself. He eventually learns that the local logging boss is cheating his father.

Trivia: Ward Bond (Paul Sangar) is best known as the star of the long running TV show Wagon Train, he also starred in 16 John Wayne films, many of them directed by John Ford (Wagon Master, the Searchers…). The Screenplay was written by Bruce Hutchison, a noted Canadian journalist and author.