My Own Personal Mashup

ON BEING LARGELY LATINO–BEFORE IT WAS EVEN POPULAR Ron Roel Growing up in the ’50s, my brothers and I were enthralled by the legendary frontiersman, Davy Crockett. We acted out pitched battles with the Creek Indians in our back yard, sang the popular theme song ("Davy, Davy Crockett, King of the Wild Frontier!"), and wore our fringed jackets, coonskin caps–basically all things Crockett. Of course, we watched the TV series with Crockett played by the firm-jawed Fess Parker. The show ended [...]
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