Character acting professional who appeared in lots of Westerns, including CBS’ Gunsmoke, which he played Newly O’Brien. He was a vaudeville performer prior to making his film debut in 1938’s You Can’t Consider It with You. He made an appearance in literally a large number of Westerns throughout his profession and was known for his brand bowler hat. He previously a son called Buck and a child called Faydean. He was a good friend of the child of baseball story, Ty Cobb.