Honors  Bob Boze Bell   November 19, 2008  Bison Western Museum  Scottsdale AZ
<ul><li>Spirit of the Old West Alive #2  </li></ul><ul><li>LeeAnn Sharpe interviews  </li></ul><ul><li>Bob Boze Bell  </li...
<ul><li>Kingman AZ where Bob Boze Bell spent his youth filling ice jugs at his Dad’s Flying A Gas Station  </li></ul><ul><...
April, 1964 The high school baseball coach calls him &quot;Bozo&quot; for running backwards to first and second base in a ...
<ul><li>The Exits - Bob the drummer </li></ul>
Sells cartoon creation &quot;Honkytonk Sue&quot; to Columbia Pictures for $30,000
 
 
October, 1992 After no legitimate publishers take the bait, Bell self-publishes his first Old West opus, &quot;The Illustr...
 
 
October, 1993 Bell publishes his second book, &quot;The Illustrated Life & Times of Wyatt Earp.&quot; The printing bill is...
&quot;The Illustrated  Life &  Times of Wyatt Earp.&quot;
&quot;The Illustrated  Life &  Times of Wyatt Earp.&quot;
&quot;The Illustrated  Life &  Times of Wyatt Earp.&quot;
<ul><li>&quot;The Illustrated  Life &  Times of </li></ul><ul><li>Wyatt Earp.&quot; </li></ul>
September, 1994 Low on money ($500 in savings), Bell has the unappealing task of putting out &quot;The Illustrated Life & ...
 
 
 
<ul><li>Thank you to Sponsors  </li></ul>
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Bob Boze Bell Sowa2 Slide Show

  1. 1. Honors Bob Boze Bell November 19, 2008 Bison Western Museum Scottsdale AZ
  2. 2. <ul><li>Spirit of the Old West Alive #2 </li></ul><ul><li>LeeAnn Sharpe interviews </li></ul><ul><li>Bob Boze Bell </li></ul><ul><li>about his exciting life and times as artist, talk show host and True West Magazine Exec Editor </li></ul><ul><li>The next SOWA will feature Wyatt Earp on January 7 th </li></ul><ul><li>At the Bison Western Museum </li></ul><ul><li>Scottsdale AZ </li></ul><ul><li>www.spiritoftheoldwestalive.com </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Kingman AZ where Bob Boze Bell spent his youth filling ice jugs at his Dad’s Flying A Gas Station </li></ul><ul><li>“ Congratulations on your award, Bob! From the gang at Route 66 Magazine.” </li></ul>
  4. 4. April, 1964 The high school baseball coach calls him &quot;Bozo&quot; for running backwards to first and second base in a game with Needles, California. Cruel team mates pick up on this, and shorten the moniker to Boze. It sticks.
  5. 5. <ul><li>The Exits - Bob the drummer </li></ul>
  6. 6. Sells cartoon creation &quot;Honkytonk Sue&quot; to Columbia Pictures for $30,000
  7. 9. October, 1992 After no legitimate publishers take the bait, Bell self-publishes his first Old West opus, &quot;The Illustrated Life & Times of Billy the Kid.&quot; The printing bill is $17,000. Bell borrows $5,000 from his Dad (repaying his patient father $200 a month until the millennium).
  8. 12. October, 1993 Bell publishes his second book, &quot;The Illustrated Life & Times of Wyatt Earp.&quot; The printing bill is $27,000. Bell borrows $3,000 from his mother-in-law (he repays this in a year-&quot;priorities,&quot; he says.). It sells out in 10 months and a second edition has also sold out, and a third. It is now (Jan., 2002) in a revised, fourth edition.
  9. 13. &quot;The Illustrated Life & Times of Wyatt Earp.&quot;
  10. 14. &quot;The Illustrated Life & Times of Wyatt Earp.&quot;
  11. 15. &quot;The Illustrated Life & Times of Wyatt Earp.&quot;
  12. 16. <ul><li>&quot;The Illustrated Life & Times of </li></ul><ul><li>Wyatt Earp.&quot; </li></ul>
  13. 17. September, 1994 Low on money ($500 in savings), Bell has the unappealing task of putting out &quot;The Illustrated Life & Times of Doc Holliday&quot;
  14. 21. <ul><li>Thank you to Sponsors </li></ul>

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