The Wonderful John Acton

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Kevin Acton recalls his boyhood (circa 1919) in the town of Ludlow, Ky., where he grew up idolizing his grandfather, a widowed Irish-American court clerk who also ran a general store. The rural family drama was the first starring role for young Ronnie Walken (he later changed his name to Christopher).

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Kevin Acton recalls his boyhood (circa 1919) in the town of Ludlow, Ky., where he grew up idolizing his grandfather, a widowed Irish-American court clerk who also ran a general store. The rural family drama was the first starring role for young Ronnie Walken (he later changed his name to Christopher).

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