Waddie Mitchell inducted into the Walk Of Western Stars

 

Waddie Mitchell
Waddie Mitchell receives his star on the Walk of Western Stars in Old Town Newhall on April 18, 2015. Photo by Tom Cruze

Cowboy poet Waddie Mitchell was honored with a Walk of Western Stars induction ceremony on Saturday, April 18, 2015 on Main Street between 8th Street and Market Street in Old Town Newhall, California.

Similar in style to the Hollywood Walk of Fame, the Walk of Western Stars honors actors, directors, film professionals and performers for their contributions to America’s Western heritage. [this year’s inductees,] Diamond Farnsworth and Waddie Mitchell will join notable Western legends, including Gene Autry, Lee Marvin, James Stewart, John Wayne, Roy Rogers and William S. Hart, among others, by being immortalized in bronze and terrazzo tiles stamped into the streets of Old Town Newhall.

Read the official Press Release HERE