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The Rough Riders (western, starring Kent Taylor)

     (ABC Primetime, 1958 - 1959;
      Syndicated)

     [The name "Rough Riders" has been used in various ways in 
      the history and mythology of the United States; From the
      Teddy Roosevelt group that charged up San Juan Hill in
      the Spanish-American War, to various B-Pictures with that
      name in the title (like "Rough Riders Round-Up", etc.;

      This series produced by ZIV Television had little bearing
      to anything that went before it; it was a routine low-budget
      western about three Civil-war soldiers who become buddies --
      two Union soldiers and a Confederate soldier -- who go
      around cleaning up various groups of ante-bellum bad guys
      and renegade Indians; 

      This was one of the few ZIV-TV series that was aired on a
      network first and not sold directly via First Run Syndication]


Theme: "Rough Riders Theme"

    [The name Cliff Radford appears to be a BMI pseudonym
     for an anonymous ZIV ghost writer such as David Rose or Ray
     Bloch who created a library track re-purposed for this THEME
     from the ZIV-owned World Broadcasting Service (WBS) Library;
     
     Original publisher information from an internal BMI Theme list 
     courtesy CD producer and library music expert Paul Mandell]

     Composer: Cliff Radford (not affililated)

     Original Publisher: Esteem Music, Inc. (BMI)
                            div. of ZIV-TV, Inc.

     2001 Publisher: EMI-Unart Catalog, Inc. (BMI)
                        c/o EMI Music Publishing, Inc.
                        of New York, NY
                        
     2014 Publisher: EMI-Unart Catalog, Inc. (BMI)
                        c/o EMI Music Publishing, Inc.
                        of Nashville, TN

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