Whip Wilson
Date of Birth
Jun 16, 1911
Birth Place:
Granite, IL

Biography

A cross between Buck Jones and Lash LaRue, or so his publicity claimed, Whip Wilson is by many fans of B-Westerns considered the final nail in the genre's coffin. A fairly successful singer, Wilson (born Roland Charles Meyers) was discovered by Jones' longtime business partner, Monogram producer Scott R. Dunlap, who tested the waters by awarding him a supporting role in the Jimmy Wakely Western...