2nd Saturday Silents: The Heart Of Texas Ryan (1917) – Saturday, August 14th, 11:00AM. FREE ADMISSION courtesy of Hughes Lumber Company of Tulsa and Dewey! Bill Rowland provides live accompaniment on Circle Cinema’s original 1928 pipe organ with “walk-in” music by Phil Judkins. The Tom Mix Museum of Dewey, OK will provide memorabilia and artifacts for the public to view and enjoy! All this plus a Felix The Cat cartoon!
Fun Film Fact: The Heart of Texas Ryan aka The Light of Western Stars is a 1917 American silent romantic western film starring Tom Mix and Bessie Eyton and directed by E.A. Martin. It is Tom Mix’s first feature-length film. The film was re-released in 1923 as Single Shot Parker, a title by which it is sometimes called when marketed on home video and DVD.