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Wild West Resort

A combination wild west resort and movie studio location site, to be known as “Pioneertown,” was underway today on 13,000 acres of desert land near Twenty-Nine Palms.

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Film Luminaries Buy Desert Site

The development called “Pioneertown” is on the eastern slope of the San Bernardino mountains, and complete sound stages and outdoor movie location.

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Mustang Mellers Totaling Up To $20,000,000 in Oats

Pioneertown Corp. recently organized by 17 members of the film business, bought 13,000 acres of desert land near Palm Springs as the site of a dude ranch and motion picture location. Project calls for sound stage, outdoor shooting spots and hotel accommodations for 300 guests.

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Pioneer-Town Scene
Of Movie Making

A short-subject motion picture is being filmed at Pioneertown on Sunday, December 14, and many celebrities will be on hand for the shooting, including Roy Rogers, Dale Evans, the Sons of the Pioneers and many others. Special quarter-horse races and other rodeo events.

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Gossip From the Hollywood Front

Jane Russel and Bob Waterfield are starting a younger-set land rush to Pioneertown, a new desert resort. They’ve bought an acre and a half of land there. Place doesn’t allow autos on the main street, has a Red Dog Bar and a weekly square dance.

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Jun. 11, 1948 – Tampa Bay Times

Bud Abbott has bought twenty acres of land at Pioneertown, the new desert resort near Palm Springs. He plans to build a swank dude ranch on the site.

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Studio Selects Pioneertown
for Production Site

Plans for the permanent location of a motion picture studio in Pioneertown, west of Twentynine Palm, we’re disclosed at a meeting of the San Bernardino County board of supervisors by Dick Curtis, president and general manager of Pioneertown Inc.

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Movies Humming
At Pioneertown

Pioneertown, up in the San Bernardino mountains across the desert from Palm Springs is going to boom. It is a beehive of activity today with movie sets rolling in at better than a truck a day.

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Cisco Kid Finds a Home
In Permanent Pioneertown

The Cisco kid has found a permanent home for himself and for his sidekicks. It’s a brand-new community as communities go named Pioneertown, located in the San Bernardino Mountains some 125 miles southeast of Hollywood, and thereby hangs a tale.
Founded more than a year ago by some young Californians as a mountain-desert resort, Pioneertown as all the advantages of superb mountain scenery, bracing desert climate and meet on untouched beauty of the region.

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New ‘Cisco Kid’ Films
Ready for Shooting

Producer Philip Krasne, committed to eight “Cisco Kid” features a year for the next three years to United Artists, announced today that the third and fourth in the series “Bold Bandido” and “The Darling Caballero” will go before the camera shortly in Pioneertown, the exclusive and real western city which will be the location of all future system films.