ROY ROGERS — A ‘Real’ Cowboy?

John Wayne once badmouthed Roy Rogers, saying he wasn’t a “real” cowboy.   Then again, Wayne wasn’t a real soldier — he never served in the military. Born in Cincinnati, Ohio on Nov. 5, 1911, the former Leonard Franklin Slye became Roy Rogers, and then became King of the Cowboys and even King of the West. He is perhaps the […]