"Welcome to The McCain Ranch"
Do you remember Charlie LaFranchise in the episode
He played Eddie Halstead.
He's the one who sold The Madera House to Lou.
Charlie La Franchise played Eddie Halstead, the owner of the Hotel Madera.
John Harman as Eddie Halstead
Charlie LaFranchise had a kids' show in Portland, Oregon
Here is a photo showing Charlie LaFranchise as "Uncle Charlie,"
of KPTV in Portland, Oregon.
Here with "Uncle Charlie" is Jim Allen, aka Rusty Nails the clown, who was also a fixture on that station.
According to Allen, Charlie died back in 1990
I would like to thank Tim Hollis for his time, the picture of "Uncle Charlie" & all the information he had provided me with and a special thanks for introducing me to Benny Carle!
Tim is a writer and has written many books such as Mouse
Tracks: The Story of Walt Disney Records —
Hi There, Boys and Girls: America's Local Children's TV Programs—
Florida's Miracle Strip: From Redneck Riviera to Emerald Coast — Glass Bottom Boats & Mermaid Tails:
Florida's Tourist Springs — Birmingham Broadcasting
(Images of America) —
Dixie Before Disney: 100 Years of Roadside Fun
Contemporary Authors: Biography
Birmingham's Theater and Retail District (Images of America)
For more information on Tim's books, go to Amazon.com
Have you ever been watching TV or a movie and wondered who is that guy?
around The McCain Ranch