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Monte Hale’s Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Singing Cowboy Monte Hale received a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for his work in motion pictures. At a ceremony held at the Star’s location, 7000 Hollywood Blvd., Monte was surrounded by family, friends, special guests, and fans who celebrated this very special honor.

Star covered before unveiling.

Honorary Mayor of Hollywood, Johnny Grant.

The crowd on Hollywood Blvd.

Waiting for the star ceremony.

Western star guests.

The next singing cowboy?

Honorary Mayor Johnny Grant during the ceremony.

Monte Hale receiving applause.

Mrs. Gene Autry.

Mrs. Autry says a few words.

Monte and Adrian Booth.

Herb Jeffries congratulates Monte.

Receiving County of Los Angeles proclamation.

Council member Wendy Greuel says a few words.

Wendy Greuel, Joanne Hale, Monte Hale, Tom LaBonge.

Monte and fellow cowboy star Dick Jones.

Bob Eubanks says a few words.

Enjoying the music of Riders of the Purple Sage.

Monte says a few words.

Unveiling the star.


Receiving the Hollywood Walk of Fame plaque.

Monte shines with his star.

Group shot, honored guests.

Mrs. Autry, Monte Hale, Mrs. Hale.

Monte and Joanne.

Whitey Hughes, Monte, Joanne, Dick Jones.

Group shot, honored family.

Herb Jeffries, Monte Hale, Mrs. Hale, and Bob Eubanks.

At the Roosevelt Hotel reception, Mr. and Mrs. Monte Hale.

Coordinator extraordinaire, Maxine Hansen.

One happy cowboy.

Monte Hale's star.

That's Gene Autry's star for Live Performance in the upper right.

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