TOM MIX & HORSE
SOUVENIR POCKET KNIFE
WELL WORN OVER THE YEARS THIS THIS NEAT OLD POCKET KNIFE MEASURES ABOUT 3 3/8 INCHES LONG BY ABOUT 3/4 INCHES WIDE (CLOSED) & FEATURES A DEPICTION OF THE FAMOUS WESTERN FILM STAR TOM MIX...
IT MAKES A GREAT ADDITION TO ANY COLLECTION OF:
COWBOYS POCKET KNIVES TOM MIX ~ ICANA FAMOUS WESTERN FILM STARS ENJOY ABOUT
FAMOUS WESTERN COWBOY FILM LEGEND
Thomas E. Mix  ( January 6 , 1880 - October 12 , 1940 ) was an American film actor , the star of many early Western movies . He made a reported 336 films between 1910 and 1935 , all but 9 of them silent features. In the process he became Hollywood's first larger-than-life Western megastar, and defined the genre for all actors that followed.
Mix was born Thomas Hezikiah Mix into a relatively poor logging family in Mix Run , Pennsylvania , about 40 miles (60 km) north of State College, Pennsylvania . When he enlisted in the Army in April 1898 , he registered as Thomas E. Mix. He served in a heavy artillery unit during the Spanish-American War . He re-enlisted in 1901 , but failed to return to duty after a 1902 extended furlough when he married Grace I. Allin on July 18th. Mix was listed as AWOL on November 4 , 1902 , yet he was never
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