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Famous People from Bailey County Texas

Ben McCain

Ben McCain
Born in Muleshoe, Texas June 25, 1955 as Ben Leslie McCain. He grew up on a farm near Bovina in Parmer County. McCain has appeared in numerous films including MGM's Bio-Dome, Roger Corman's remake Humanoids From The Deep and Bruce Campbell's My Name Is Bruce as well as recurring TV roles in Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman and SyFy's Black Scorpion.

Ben is one half of the singing songwriting team "The McCain Brothers" with his brother Butch McCain The McCain Brothers recorded the country single, “If Love Was a Crime I Couldn't Get Arrested", which went number one on 50,000-watt KOMA radio. They also hosted a syndicated TV music show called The McCain Brothers Show.

Resources:

Early Life in Texas County by County

Books about Texas People and Places

Amazing People from Texas County by County

Texas History in the 19th Century (Amazon)

Vintage Texas Photos (eBay)

Famous People from Bailey County Texas
Books about Bailey County People and Places

Books about Bailey County TexasBooks about about Muleshoe, Bula, Circle Back, Enochs  and  Needmore Texas

Life in Bailey County Texas 1850-1950Life in Muleshoe Texas 1850 - 1950
Famous Actors from West TexasFamous Celebrities from West Texas

Bailey County Treasures

Rare Artifacts, Memorabilia, Maps, Photos, Ancestry and History Records from Muleshoe, Bula, Circle Back, Enochs, Maple, Needmore and Virginia City, Texas

See Bailey County Treasures found on eBay

 

What's your Favorite Book about a Texas County, Town, Person or Place? Here's our best reads list County by County

 

Mysterious TexasTrue Stories of Amazing People and Places in Texcas
 Loneliest, Least Populated Counties in Texas
Texas Cowboy HistoryBooks about Texas People County by County