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Walter Shumway (1884–1965)

Walter Shumway was born on October 26, 1884 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA as Walter George Shumway. He was an actor and director, known for What Becomes of the Children? (1918), What Becomes of the Children? (1936) and The Fighting Sheriff (1925). He was married to Corra Beach. He died on January 13, 1965 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1950 Pretty Baby
Waiter (uncredited)
 1950 The Lone Ranger (TV Series)
- The Wrong Man (1950) ... Carter
 1949 The Lady Takes a Sailor
Dr. Coombs (uncredited)
 1945 Girls of the Big House
Policeman (uncredited)
 1945 Federal Operator 99
Joe / Policeman (uncredited)
 1945 The Chicago Kid
Smith (uncredited)
 1944 Marked Trails
Geologist (uncredited)
 1944 Lucky Cowboy (Short)
 1943 The Avenging Rider
First Deputy (uncredited)
 1942 Red River Robin Hood
Rancher Paul (uncredited)
 1941 Ball of Fire
Garbageman (uncredited)
 1941 Pacific Blackout
Bomb Shelter Official (uncredited)
 1941 Double Cross
Sergeant Tucker (uncredited)
 1941 Cyclone on Horseback
Joe - Henchman (uncredited)
 1941 Wrangler's Roost
Grover (Wells Fargo Chief)
 1940 Texas Terrors
Henchman (uncredited)
 1940 North West Mounted Police
Farrier (uncredited)
 1940 Frontier Vengeance
Townsman (uncredited)
 1940 The Showdown
 1939 Six-Gun Rhythm
Bart - Henchman
 1939 Boy Slaves
Deputy (uncredited)
 1938 Squadron of Honor
Legionnaire Orderly (uncredited)
 1938 Whirlwind Horseman
Sheriff Blake (as Walter Shamway)
 1938 The Buccaneer (uncredited)
 1937 It Can't Last Forever
Cop (uncredited)
 1935 Mary Burns, Fugitive
G-Man (uncredited)
 1935 Fighting Shadows
Jones (uncredited)
 1935 Law Beyond the Range
Texas Ranger (uncredited)
 1935 The Gilded Lily
Assistant Editor (uncredited)
 1933 King of the Arena
Man with Governor (uncredited)
 1933 The Devil's Brother
Tavern Patron (uncredited)
 1932 Outlaw Justice
Sheriff Tom Rankin
 1932 The Night Rider
Sheriff Lynn Ricker
 1932 Ghost City
 1931 Spell of the Circus
George Wallace
 1930 Headin' North
Arnold - aka Stanton
 1929 Dangerous Days (Short)
 1929 The Sheriff's Lash
 1929 Riding for Love (Short)
The Tough Guy
 1929 The Tip Off
Stock Salesman
 1929 Beyond the Smoke (Short)
The District Attorney
 1928 The Mystery Rider
Norman Wentworth
 1928 Greased Lightning
Dick Merrihew
 1928 The Yellow Cameo
Deputy Sheriff
 1928 The Pinto Kid
Bert Lowery
 1928 The Apache Raider
'Fang' Jaccard
 1927 The Fighting Texan (Short)
 1927 The Fighting Stallion
Sheriff (uncredited)
 1927 Catch-As-Catch-Can
Ward Hastings
 1927 The King of Kings (uncredited)
 1927 The Thief Trapper (Short)
Bob Duncan
 1927 The Courage of Collins (Short)
Jim Murdock
 1926 The Return of Grey Wolf
Gaston Pacot
 1926 Hi-Jacking Rustlers
 1925 Pretty Ladies
Mr. Gallagher
 1925 The Fighting Sheriff
G. Smiley
 1924 Wine
Revenue officer
 1918 What Becomes of the Children?
Howard Trayne
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