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Section E Page 10 Fort Worth Star-Telegram Saturday March 28 1902 1 1 - T CLIAtITS : 0 4 t o : 4 0 4 t a lk 4 Smith Continued from Page 1 — also a former schoolteacher — : and they agreed that if they couldn't ' find suitable children's videos they'd just make some themselves Along with associate Dennis DeShazer they created Barney and the Backyard Gang with the gang consisting of a half-dozen average-looking multi-ethnic kids who : each episode wish Barney into exist tence Actress Sandy Duncan : appeared in the first few videos but it was quickly apparent that Barney the 6-foot purple dancing dinosaur t was the key character the kids didn't know or care who Duncan 1 was anyway Whle the subsequent videos are targeted at a 2-to-8-year-old crowd "it really appeals to the younger end : of the age group" says Parker She says the original intention was to : create the same kind of magic as the : old Mickey Mouse Club after all : when Parker was growing up "that was about the only show I can recall ghat featured real kids instead of cartoons" Barney's often nonsensical songs may be moderately excru elating for adults to listen to over and over — the series makes no attempt to wot k on two levels— but :-small children seem enthralled Obviously the videos appealed to 4-year-old Leora Rifkin daughter of Connecticut Public Television Vice President Larry Rifkin When he saw how entertained his daughter was by Barney Rifkin began looking -for a way to bring the character to public TV The result will be the first daily TV series to be written and produced in Texas as Leach Parker and DeShazer have their headquarters in Allen 20 miles north of Dalt : vgnzo cum: I p 1 When Hollywood tackles science 7:fiction the result is usually pure es-capism — even in harsh shockers like the Terminator and Alien — and :unlikely to invite confusion with real u life r But every rule has its exceptions: big break with tradition in this case is John Frankenheimer's plausi bly terrifying Seconds (1966) ::Though a recognized classic ::Seconds is difficult to find nowadays despite director Frankenheimer's restored acclaim in light of the recent r"- resurrection of The Manchurian I Candidate (1962) and such present( day filmmaking jobs as Fourth War Land Year of the Gun 4' Seconds is announced to air at 4 dam tomorrow over KDAFChannel 33 — the weekend's choicest rarity for videotaping enthusiasts In a single role handled by two strikingly unalike actors an unhappy suburbanite (John Randolph) forks over a small fortune to a shadowy organization in exchange for a vigorous new body and a fresh identity After surgery the character (now played by ! Rock Hudson) finds himself longing for his old life He begins to sense that something must be haywire with the agency that has transformed him for its elderly chief (Will Geer) has declined to take on a new body for himself First-rate acting makes the desper ate situation credible and camera master James Wong Howe fills : Seconds with nightmarishly surreal —Wheel H Price c- dilow- 1 rN ri r r" 1‘ r " e tr44q1 01443 1 41 ' Li 1:" ll ' 1111 It it il J'111 5 31 r 1 AN 1 11 1v j-----si A '-'1 """- ( n u Li) bi ti 'au uuL464ot:1-74:: P HD 1-rlrlr-:::—777e up 9 r i C-' w ' 4 - -1 E 1it it i1 A II I i1 1 i - 13 21" !1--ell-Prcric:!cd r 1 — — i11 litatAllt i Weed n Feed noo ekt - a ‘i iii u U 1--1 II 11 LLL I - 3 5 H Pwfhag C'Np4 r--- c c rt0 xvt I It e ij-1- 1 47-1-a 1 t I Model 211o51 18 lb 149-2 For U t ' L:- ' - Jo lo -1i 1 - :- t4p--or ffiYield 1 h' ' Reg 39995 ? ) 1 c A - r13 4 -"'"I'-"- v-- ------ '1-17717E:::11U': -- al 201F5ert:bagliCiltler2 For 67 (4 Fve- - - —et:: I : I 4-2 I ' -: I fl Afitkii(17( p E 1 1 111-tkp in Aftw r : - - - '-:-- t'''' I' f ll-41 While They Last! - -- t-7 Free Mulching Adapter ' t 1e -i ' - 0 21' Llukher- i'11-11 II 'milk 1 c: 1 i At l ' with all convertable Models - V i -- ‘7------4------ Ca3-jer sr - I bot — 1 ! -Er - ' - VT 141011k tioNt t : i Guaranteed min $50 Trade 1144- i -in I :: : '4 - r 1 S t i:: lagitrr -1 - etProo 4 14 -- 4oza " Value for old lawn mower ----- ‘ Model RP21407 se 41'elift ' I A -A - ' 'aa i A ' t 11' f AI ‘ r'l leoe 1 No interest no payments until 1 -i 1 lk - abi ' -- ' JC7" I-7's' n - ar - t ft -b ! - 0(4 Your Choice! at 24th 1992 for qualified buyers ' '' p 1 4 k ) 4 t ' 1 - ' 11111111"- ' - k IFTAatt - r- mn itilatathlon no ' s 4 -- 12 EP IC Loan Tractor 126 Dursban - - t 1 fia 41rel - k ) 21" Commercial Grade Snapper I 5 Sped Transmission and --------z- ' "'ir"'ll e - h sDlazinon 4 ip CiI Self-Propelled Wtsconsin-Robbin - - It- OUart SiZe ti l Electric Start Pk A 11 r Momonoll I ament -- my Steel Wheels Wlth Catcher fr:- - Val Model CP21507R 95 ' - -------- Model 1312041 wi go" Al" re co Ar teZ) 1 rimmer Line - -1 4k It a vde :: Reg 754 95 639 I: 4 LA 1 0 Peg 2095 00 HR2151IXA A ' Recycle ''' 21" Mulcherd -Bagger I lb Spool DC5 1 - 4 I - i'-''' ' ' - - 1 It's good - 5 HP Self-Propelle 3 lb Spool l Hoe 23E135 Ak-'' for America 11 Model P21507B 49995 Hoc -- hpv t Pri'ccs nzduced - -- tfo Li 0:::: kJ' 3 A 1 ' f ' l' ''N a141101 1 Reg 57495 li cn Entlre C cl--c:Ion ''' - : ' - -----4--l'iø-- Converts to m I r'1 21' Electric Start Snapper cl C:-rper Till cr - -s A - ----------- --: '10) or side discharge with: 7-e 5 HP Self-Propelled - ald tocesscries! 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