wht blk spots body
Foaled June 1935
Registered by Glen Spiller, Huron, South Dakota, to Movie Star Gene Autry @1940, Merritt R. McBride, MI, @1943, Harry/Grace Prowse, 1948, Fay Loss, MI 1952
El Moracco - gaited
Manes Blue Eagle - gaited
Neemeepoo Redneck -gaited
blue roan, white w/black spots over body. At maturity he is said to have stood nearly 15 hands. Sire: Leopard Stallion (Foaled sometime between 1912 and1932). beautiful white horse, well-marked with black spots, from western South Dakota. At maturity 15.2 hands and 1200 pounds. Bob McCombre said this stallion had lots of style and action. (Atlas pg.03 B-10; Northeast part of SD). Dam: A black mare of Saddlebred breeding.
1941: Sold to cowboy singer/actor Gene Autry of Hollywood, California. Autry used him in his “Rodeo Performing Troupe” Gene Autry bred at least one registered foal from El Morrocco F18… Autry T-152.Publicity from magazines and newspapers concerning this stallion and his get, the Appaloosa not only rose to popularity in the Midwest but El Morrocco probably one of the most widely known horse of his breed in the world.