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Step Back in Time to 1962 South Dakota for a Vintage Celebrity Pheasant Hunt

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This vintage The American Sportsman broadcast is straight out of the past.

It documents a hunt in South Dakota back in 1962. Check out this vintage celebrity pheasant hunt and step back in time yourself.

Back in the 1960s, The American Sportsman was a popular broadcast among the outdoorsmen of the day. This 1962 episode shows the excitement of the opening weekend of South Dakota resident pheasant season. 

Joining in on the hunt are some big names. Actor Robert Stack was no stranger to hunting and shooting sports. World War Two heroes General James Doolittle and Joe Foss were ready for those brightly colored ruckus roosters out in the fields also.

Take a trip back to a simpler time with this 1962 archival hunting footage. The pheasants of yesterday await you.

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Step Back in Time to 1962 South Dakota for a Vintage Celebrity Pheasant Hunt