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Bobbie, a great collie.

Alexander, Charles

Bobbie, a great collie.

by Alexander, Charles

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Published by Dodd, Mead in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dogs -- Folklore.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIllustrated by Salem Tamer.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ10.3.A375 Bo4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination113 p.
    Number of Pages113
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5992093M
    LC Control Number66023220
    OCLC/WorldCa1417264

    Bob was an average-looking collie puppy in every way, except for his bobbed tail and maybe that's why the Brazier family named him Bob, or Bobbie. But he was average in no other way. In , Bobbie joined Frank and Elizabeth Brazier for a cross-country drive from Silverton, Oregon, to Indiana. A long while ago, I teamed up with Iditarod photographer Jeff Schultz for an Epicenter Press book titled Iditarod Country: Exploring the Route of the Last Great was released in February After a good, long life, that book went out of print years ago. Since then, Jeff went on to publish more Iditarod books, calendars, posters, and fine art prints.

    Bobbie: A Great Collie by Charles Alexander Hardcover HC - True Story of a Dog's Journey from Indiana to Oregon - Rare BoydUsedRareBooks 5 out of 5 stars (71) $ Free shipping Favorite. This is the amazing true story of Bobbie the Wonder Dog, a legend in his own time who warmed the hearts of a nation. The Scotch collie mix was lost on a family trip from Oregon to Indiana in and walked all the way home, a six-month and almost 2,mile journey, to return to the people he was an average-looking collie puppy in every way, except for his bobbed tail and.

    Bob was an average-looking collie puppy in every way, except for his bobbed tail and maybe that’s why the Brazier family named him Bob, or Bobbie. But he was average in no other way. In , Bobbie joined Frank and Elizabeth Brazier for a cross-country drive from Silverton, Oregon, to Indiana, Frank’s home state, where they planned /5(12).   Welcome back to Best Dog Books, Bobbie! We’re so excited to hear more about A DOG’S WAY HOME. Tell us about your key dog character. Bobbie: Tam is the name of the main dog character in my book. Tam is a Shetland Sheepdog, otherwise known as a sheltie or miniature collie. Tam loves His Girl, Abby, more than anything or anyone in the world.


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Bobbie story was featured in "Ripley's Believe It or Not" and Bobbie, a Great Collie, by Charles Alexander. Bobbie played himself in the silent film The Call of the West, a reel of which is in the archives of the Oregon Historical Society Research Library.

Upon his death inBobbie was buried with honors at the Oregon Humane Society. Find Bobbie, A Great Collie by Charles Alexander a - The Brookings Institute, Name of former owner markered out on front endpage. Title: Bobbie: A Great Collie Author: Charles AlexanderDescription: Rare book has a little light wear to corners.

Two pages of the foreword are missing the upper inches of the fore edge corner. Does impact the text of the foreword a bit. All other pages are clean and intact.

Binding is tight. Bobbie the Wonder Dog. likes. Available now. Ready for another a great collie. book excerpt from Charles Alexander's "Bobbie, a Great Collie". When Bobbie first set out, he mistakenly ran north and east in Indiana.

Finally, he found food and rest with the family of a clerk named Mr. F.D. Fiundt, whose letter about Bobbie's week-long stay, along. Bobbie, a great collie: Charles Alexander: Books - Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Author: Charles Alexander.

InSilverton established a pet parade in Bobbie's honor. This year's parade will include Tricia Brown, author of the new children's book "Bobbie the. Bobbie appeared in Ripley’s Believe It Or Not syndicated newspaper column and in a book by Charles Alexander, “Bobbie, A Great Collie.” He played himself in the silent movie, “The Call of the West.” And then inBobbie came down with sickness and died.

Doctors said he’d been weakened by the strain of his incredible journey. Bobbie was a young Scotch collie mix who lived with the family of Frank and Elizabeth Brazier, owners of a popular Silverton restaurant called the Reo Café.

Bobbie & family leave on vacation In the summer ofFrank and Elizabeth packed up their Overland Red Bird touring car. Bobbie A Great Collie Of Oregon by Charles Alexander available in Hardcover onalso read synopsis and reviews.

Bobbie, The Wonder Dog by Patricia Brown, is a true story about a remarkable Scottish Collie living on a farm in Silverton, Oregon. Bobbie lives with the Brazier family and in accompanied the family on a cross-country trip to Indiana.

During that family vacation, Bobbie got separated from the family. Extensive searches did not find Bobbie/5. All about Reviews: Bobbie: a Great Collie by Charles Alexander. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers3/5.

Bobbie was the guest of honor at the Portland Home Show where o people came to view him and he was presented with his own dog-sized bungalow. Bobbie’s story was featured in “Ripley’s Believe It or Not,” and a book called “Bobbie, a Great Collie” by Charles Alexander.

In AugustBobbie was an ordinary collie when he and his people, Frank and Elizabeth Brazier, drove from Oregon to the Midwest on the nation's "auto trails."Lost to. His story was featured in Ripley's Believe It or Not and a book titled Bobbie, a Great Collie by Charles Alexander.

He was also featured in a silent film called The Call of the West, with Bobbie playing his part. Inonly six years old, Bobbie became sick and passed away.

This is the amazing true story of Bobbie the Wonder Dog, a legend in his own time who warmed the hearts of a nation. The Scotch collie mix was lost on a family trip from Oregon to Indiana in and walked all the way home, a six-month and almost 2,mile journey, to Brand: West Margin Press.

Knight's collie "Tootsie" was the inspiration for the book, which was a collection of stories based on her and other collie legends he collected from talking to friends and neighbors. One such story was most likely the documented tale of " Silverton Bobbie ", the Oregon collie.

A book was written about him called "Bobbie, the Great Collie" by Charles Alexander. Bobbie even starred in his very own silent film called, "The Call of the West." A reel of the original movie is stored at the Oregon Historical Society Research Library. The wise dog Bobbie, who had journeyed thousands of miles, passed away in and was.Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Bobbie the Wonder Dog: A True Story by Tricia Brown (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay!

Free shipping for many products!5/5(3). That writer was Albany journalist Charles Alexander, who met the dog after his return, and who chronicled Bobbie’s remarkable journey in a book for adults titled Bobbie a .