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April 19, 2017

A horse is a horse, of course, of course, And no one can talk to a horse of course.


Mister Ed's Final Resting Place – Tahlequah, Oklahoma Alan Young, who played Wilbur Post,
the only person to whom Mister Ed would speak on the show, says that Harvester actually died accidentally following a shot of tranquilizer in California and was cremated, his ashes spread around by his trainer, Lester Hilton. Young says the horse buried in Oklahoma was a different palomino horse named Pumpkin, who died in 1979. Pumpkin was used for publicity shots for the show, and took up the mantle of Mister Ed after Harvester died, but never played the role on television. A third story has Harvester dying in California and being buried in Oklahoma.

Posted by gerardvanderleun at April 19, 2017 8:01 AM. This is an entry on the sideblog of American Digest: Check it out.

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"Awww...come on Wilburrr, does anybody know what the troof is these days?"

Posted by: ghostsniper at April 19, 2017 10:56 AM

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