Quotation by Willis Goldbeck

This is the West, sir. When the legend becomes fact, print the legend.
Willis Goldbeck (1900–1979), U.S. screenwriter, James Warner Bellah, co-scenarist, and John Ford. Carleton Young (Maxwell Scott), The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, response from the editor of the Shinbone Star, when Ransom Stoddard (James Stewart) reveals that he didn't shoot Liberty Valance, Tom Donophon (John Wayne) did (1962).

Based on a story by Dorothy M. Johnson.
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