Yorkie Doodle Dandy: A Memoir: Or the Other Woman Was a Real Dog

Yorkie Doodle Dandy: A Memoir: Or the Other Woman Was a Real Dog

by William A. Wynne
     
 
This is the history and biograhy of Smoky, the tiny Yorkshire Terrier, and the memoirs of her master, Bill Wynne, who trained her during World War II to perform hundreds of tricks. Smoky entertained troops in the far Pacific during 18 months of combat. After the war, she went on to Hollywood, Vaudeville, and appeared on pioneer television.

Overview

This is the history and biograhy of Smoky, the tiny Yorkshire Terrier, and the memoirs of her master, Bill Wynne, who trained her during World War II to perform hundreds of tricks. Smoky entertained troops in the far Pacific during 18 months of combat. After the war, she went on to Hollywood, Vaudeville, and appeared on pioneer television.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780965225403
Publisher:
Wynnesome Press
Publication date:
05/28/1996
Pages:
150
Product dimensions:
5.44(w) x 8.43(h) x 0.46(d)

What People are saying about this

Robert Reno
"Bill, Newt could learn from SMOKY" --OUR YORKIE DOODLE DANDY. From National Syndicated Columnist
William A. Wynne
Smoky Served in the South Pacific with the 5th Air Force, 26th Photo Recon Squadron Flew 12 combat air/sea rescue and photo recon missions, entertained troops with Special Services, and in hospitals in the Pacific (Mascot). Smoky was awarded best mascot in the South Pacific by Yank Down Under Magazine. She also assisted engineers in getting airbase operational at Lingayen Gulf, Luzon (War Dog) Back in the states, after the war she entertained millions during late 40's and early 50's

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