The Adventures of Jim Bowie
What do you know about The Adventures of Jim Bowie?
Try this Alan�s TV Westerns Trivia quiz. You�ll find the answers at
the bottom of the page.
1) The series began September 1956. It is the story based on the
legendary Jim Bowie. The series was set in what state in the 1830�s?
2) Besides dying at the Alamo, Jim Bowie was known for his weapons
development. What did he develop?
- Cartridge carbine
- Bowie knife
- Louisiana Saddle
3) Who played Jim Bowie?
- Gene Barry
- Scott Forbes
- Gus Ferro
4) The TV series lasted tow season. How many episodes were filmed?
5) What network originally aired the series?
6) In the episode The Secessionist: A friend of Jim's is asked
by President Andrew Jackson to dissuade a group of French planters from
seceding from the Union. Who played President Andrew Jackson?
- Leslie Kimmell
- Mark Reynolds
- Abe Ashford
7) A Horse for Old Hickory is an episode where Jim goes to an auction
to bid on a racehorse he wants to give as a present to President
Jackson, but he finds out that he's up against another bidder who wants
the horse--none other than Sam Houston.
8) Bayou Tontine is an episode were Jim is asked by famous naturalist
James Audubon to protect a young girl who has just inherited a fortune.
Who played Audubon?
- Robert Cornthwaite
- Edward Colmans
- John Cliff
9) In the episode Jim Bowie, Apache, who played Cephas K. Ham?
- Chuck Connors
- Richard Hale
- George Keymas
10) In the episode Night in Tennessee, who played Davy
- George Dunn
- Tom Brown
- Jeff Purky