True Grit, a 50-Year Tribute book

Looking for a unique locally-produced present? If you missed the Old West Fest in October 2019, you can still get your copy of True Grit: A 50-Year Tribute. 

This 128-page book celebrates movie making in Southwest Colorado, the film career of John Wayne, and a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the famous movie that won John Wayne his only Oscar. 

Available locally at Cimarron Books (Ridgway), Between the Covers (Telluride), Maggie's Books (Montrose), Museum of the Mountain West (Montrose) and the Ouray Bookshop (Ouray). Or buy it at the Ridgway Old West Fest 2020 in September!

You may also purchase mail order from the Ouray Country Ranch History Museum ( click on their Books and events page and scroll to the bottom of the page.