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According to a January 1951 Hollywood Reporter news item, the new Roy Rogers Riders singing group consisted of George Bamby, Michael Barton, Pat Brady, Jimmy Bryant, Bud Dooley and Darol Rice. Modern sources add Kermit Maynard to the cast list, though his appearance has not been confirmed. In the last scene, Phil and Pepita ride away in a buggy reminiscent of "the surrey with the fringe on top" in the stage musical Oklahoma. A modern source states that, after seeing the musical in New York, Republic head Herbert Yates expressed a desire to reproduce the spirit of the show in his musical westerns.