The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida on November 3, 1968 · Page 161
Get access to this page with a Free Trial

A Publisher Extra Newspaper

The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida · Page 161

West Palm Beach, Florida
Issue Date:
Sunday, November 3, 1968
Page 161
Start Free Trial

neunion Continued) if I pulled it again, it's three good blasts. He's quick. I can't get away! " But he admitted, "I know a lot of kids, not in show business. Their parents don't hardly care what they do, so they get in a lot of trouble. They really hurt themselves." The phone rang. It was Dennis Weaver again, suggesting it was time to leave for the day's outing. (The Howards and Weavers both have permanent homes in California, so were trying to make the most of Florida's smog-free air. ) Someone suggested to young Clint that he might enjoy a visit to the zoo in Crandon Park on Key Biscayne. He responded with polite pity. He characterizes his real self: "I'm just a kid. I'm pretty honest, usually. I play baseball and basketball, and I coach a baseball team of younger kids." Ranee says he is teaching his business to his boys the same way his father taught him about livestock on the family ranch in Oklahoma. "Later, if they want another profession that's all right," he said. Then he added with a fatherly twinkle, "I believe in discipline." Ronny looked over at his father. "Fortunately, I haven't had to have too much discipline." The young redhead, who bears a striking resemblance to his father, added thoughtfully, "In the past, if I pulled something a little smart, my dad would talk to me once. But "What do I need with zoos? I've got Gentle Ben." .i : "iT.-gnSr .1.11.777 -x-m, i.a- The crew of "Gentle Ben" gave a slot car layout to Clint (left). Older brother Ronny and their father, Ranee, share in the fun. Ronny was on "The FBI" show just a couple weeks ago. 18 All Florida Mogoiini

What members have found on this page

Get access to

  • The largest online newspaper archive
  • 8,600+ newspapers from the 1700s–2000s
  • Millions of additional pages added every month

Publisher Extra Newspapers

  • Exclusive licensed content from premium publishers like the The Palm Beach Post
  • Archives through last month
  • Continually updated

Try it free