In the Euro-western “A Fistful of Dollars” there was a
suit of armor that was used for target practice by Ramon Rojo. Because of the
small budget Sergio Leone used the armor which was seen in an earlier Spanish
movie “The Shadow of Zorro” (1962) starring Frank Latimore.
Born in Toledo, Ohio in 1946 I have a BA degree in American History from Cal St. Northridge. I've been researching the American West and western films since the early 1980s and visiting filming sites in Spain and the U.S.A. Elected a member of the Spaghetti Western Hall of Fame 2010.