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8.  His voice is heard at the beginning The Rockford Files on the answering machine with different people leaving messages each episode.

("This is Laurie at the trailer park, a space opened up.  Do you want me to save it or the cops gonna let you stay where you are?" )

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1.  Mentioned in the original Broadway lyrics of the Rodgers and Hart song "Zip" from Pal Joey (which were ruined in the film):

"Zip. Rip Van Winkle on the screen would be smart. "Zip. Tyrone Power would be cast in the part."

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2.  Enlisted in the Marines during WWII , was a pilot who took part in the air supply and evacuation of wounded Marines from Iwo Jima and Okinawa.  He earned the American Campaign Medal, the Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal with two bronze stars and the World War II Victory Medal.  He remained in the Marine Corps Reserve until his death in 1958.

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