TV made heartthrob out of Monkees' Davy Jones
Published 03/01/2012, Associated Press
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Before there was MTV, before "American Idol" made overnight stars of people you never heard of, there was "The Monkees," a band fronted by a diminutive singer named Davy Jones who was so boyishly good looking that teenage girls swooned the first time they ever saw him.