The Singing Vagabond (1935)
The Singing Vagabond
Director: Carl Pierson
Cast: Gene Autry, Ann Rutherford, Smiley Burnette, Barbara Pepper, Champion and Niles Welch
Embarrassed by her Aunt Hortense, Lettie Morgan escapes the embarrassment by running away from home. She gets involved with a group of show girls and is mistaken for Otto, the main show girl and travels to California with them in their wagons. They are assaulted at the California border as they miss the lead wagon train, yet Captain Tex Autry and his group come to their rescue. Lettie does not trust Tex and thinks he is being rude for criticizing them on their ways of traveling. So she calls Colonel Seward at Fort Henry to complain about Tex. Later on that night, horses are taken from the station by radicals sent by Buck LaCrosse and Utah Joe. Tex goes after them but is taken into custody since he is seen as the main culprit. Frog and Buffalo come to Tex’s rescue and help him to escape. He goes after the wagon train.