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Sunday, November 29, 2009

Bar X Cowboys

2nd version
By Tony Russell, Praguefrank, Mario Manciotti, Gram Jones, Murray Kirch
SESSIONS
14 December 1937 Adolphus Hotel, Dallas, TX - Bar-X Cowboys (Elmer Christian [poss. vcl-1/fiddle], Chuck Keeshan [vcl-2/gt], Lynn Henderson [gt], Moat Bartley [banjo], Johnny Cuttiete [bass], Ben Christian [fiddle])
001 63051-A LIES -2 Decca 5482/BACM CD D 282
002 63052-A DRIFTING AND DREAMING (SWEET PARADISE) -1,2 Decca 5510/BACM CD D 282
003 63053-A IN A SHANTY IN OLD SHANTY TOWN -2 rejected
004 63054-A UNDERNEATH THE SUN Decca 5537/BACM CD D 282
005 63055-A THERE IS A TAVERN IN THE TOWN -2 Decca 5537/BACM CD D 282
006 63056-A THAT LITTLE BOY OF MINE -2 unissued
007 63057-A SMILE, DARN YA, SMILE -2 Decca 5524/BACM CD D 282
008 63058-A I LOVE TO LIVE IN LOVELAND (WITH A GIRL LIKE YOU) -2 Decca 5482/BACM CD D 282
009 63059-A ROCKDALE RAG Decca 5524/BACM CD D 282
010 63060-A WHEN YOUR HAIR HAS TURNED TO SILVER (I WILL LOVE YOU JUST THE SAME) -2 Decca 5510/BACM CD D 282
13 February 1940 Jefferson Hotel, Dallas, TX - Bar-X Cowboys (Elmer Christian [vcl-3], Buddy Duhon [vcl-2/gt], Chuck Keeshan [vcl-1/gt], Moat Bartley [banjo], Ted Daffan [steel], Ben Christian [fiddle], Buddy Ray [fiddle])
011 BS-047697-1 I'M JUST AN OUTCAST -1 Bluebird B-8440 Montgomery Ward M-8648/BACM CD D 282
012 BS-047698-1 MY DARK EYED SWEETHEART -1 B-8440 Montgomery Ward M-8658/BACM CD D 282
013 BS-047699-1 SUNSET VALLEY -1,3 B-8546 Montgomery Ward M-8659/BACM CD D 282
014 BS-048000-1 BLUE BONNET GOVERNOR -2 B-8487 Montgomery Ward M-8660/BACM CD D 282
015 BS-048001-1 BLUE STEELE BLUES B-8487 Montgomery Ward M-8660/BACM CD D 282 016 BS-048002-1 SOUTH B-8546 Montgomery Ward M-8659/BACM CD D 282
017 BS-048003-1 HOUSTON SHUFFLE B-8577 Montgomery Ward M-8661/BACM CD D 282
018 BS-048004-1 WHEN MAMA GOES OUT, THE MAID COMES IN -3 B-8577 Montgomery Ward M-8661/BACM CD D 282
8 April 1941 Dallas, TX - Bar-X Cowboys (Chuck Keeshan [vcl-1/gt], Moat Bartley [banjo], Ted Daffan [steel], Elmer Christian [bass], Ben Christian [fiddle], Bill Kruger [fiddle])
019 BS-063048-1 YOU'VE GOT TO STOP FUSSIN' AT ME -1 B-8825/BACM CD D 282
020 BS-063049-1 JUST FOR TONIGHT -1 B-8763/BACM CD D 282
021 BS-063050-1 LET'S GO HONKY-TONKIN' TONIGHT -1 B-8723/BACM CD D 282
022 BS-063051-1 LOCKET OF GOLD -1 B-8825/BACM CD D 282
023 BS-063052-1 I WANT SOMEBODY LIKE YOU -1 B-8763/BACM CD D 282
024 BS-063053-1 HANG OVER BLUES B-8723/BACM CD D 282
025 BS-063054-1 STRUTTIN' AROUND B-8801/BACM CD D 282
026 BS-063055-1 I DIDN'T THINK I'D CARE -1 B-8801/BACM CD D 282
9 October 1941 Dallas, TX - Bar-X Cowboys (Jerry Irby [vcl-1/gt], Moat Bartley [banjo], Ernest "Deacon" Evans [steel], Elmer Christian [vcl-2/bass], Bill Kruger [fiddle])
027 BS-071134-1 ONLY TIME CAN TELL -1 B-8904/BACM CD D 282
028 BS-071135-1 YOU'RE STILL MY DARLING -1,2 B-8904/BACM CD D 282
029 BS-071136-1 LET'S ALL GO DOWN TO GRANDPA'S -1 B-8930/ BACM CD D 310
030 BS-071137-1 I DON'T WORRY -1 B-8994/ BACM CD D 310
031 BS-071138-1 I'M SO SORRY -1 B-8994/ BACM CD D 310
032 BS-071139-1 GIRLS… GIRLS… GILS -1 B-8930/ BACM CD D 310
033 BS-071140-1 WHY DO I DREAM SUCH DREAMS? -1 33-0506/ BACM CD D 310
034 BS-071141-1 JAMMIN' ON THE STEEL GUITAR 33-0506/ BACM CD D 310

1946 Houston, TX - Jerry Irby & Texas Ranchers/*Elmer Christian & His Bar X Cowboys (Jerry Irby [rh gt], Ernest “Deacon” Evans [steel], Peter “Pete” Burke [piano], Elmer B. Christian [bass], ? [ld gt]) [some tracks purchased by MGM in 1948 and get MGM master numbers]
000 APP 14A/48-S-132 NAILS IN MY COFFIN Globe 113 Globe 102/MGM 10284 Proper Properbox 6
000 APP 14B/48-S-133 SUGAR PIE Globe 113/Collector CLCD-2851
000 APP 15A STEEL GUITAR SPECIAL -instr.- Globe 114
035 APP 15B A RAINY NIGHT* 114/ BACM CD D 310
000 APP 16A/48-S-131 DON’T YOU WEEP Globe 115
036 APP 16B/48-S-130 YOU DON’T LOVE ME ANYMORE 115/ BACM CD D 310
000 APP 17A MY LIFE IS FILLED WITH SORROW Globe 116
037 APP 17B I’M LONESOME BUT I’M FREE* 116/ BACM CD D 310
1946 Houston, TX - Jerry Irby & Texas Ranchers/*Elmer Christian & His Bar X Cowboys (Jerry Irby [rh gt], Ernest “Deacon” Evans [steel], Peter “Pete” Burke [piano], Elmer B. Christian [bass], ? [ld gt]) [some tracks purchased by MGM in 1948 and get MGM master numbers]
000 APP 29A LIFE'S BEEN A FAILURE Globe 119
038 APP 29B MAYBE I WON'T NEED YOU ANYMORE*Globe 119
000 APP 30A ROCKS AND GRAVEL Globe 120
000 APP-30B SUPER BOOGIE WOOGIE Globe 120 102
ca. January 1947 Houston, TX - Elmer Christian & His Bar X Cowboys/* Jerry Irby & His Ranchers (Jerry Irby [gt/vcl], Woodrow Carter [gt], Deacon Evans [steel], Elmer Christian [bass], ? [drums], Pete Burke [piano])
039 678 SOUTHTOWN SWING* Mercury 6040
040 679 WEDNESDAY NIGHT WALTZ 6039/ BACM CD D 310
041 680 CORNFED GAL* 6040
042 681 SOMEONE LIKE YOU 6039/ BACM CD D 310
ca October 1947 Houston, TX - Jerry Irby & His Texas Ranchers (Woodrow Carter [gt], Deacon Evans [steel], ? [bass], ? [drums], Pete Burke [piano], Tony Sepolio [fiddle])
000 IF 98/48-S-128 A MILLION TIMES OR MORE 8029/ BACM CD D 310
000 IF-99/48-S-129 JUST FOR TONIGHT 8029/ BACM CD D 310
1947 or 1948 Eddie Henry's Home, Houston, TX - Elmer Christian & Bar X Cowboys (Paul Brown [vcl], Truman "Tweedle-O" Williams [ld gt], J.D. Standlee [steel], Elmer Christian [bass], Tommy Sanders [drums], Roy "Sleepy" Thompkins [fiddle], and possibly Ralph Smith [piano])
043 COCAIN BLUES Eddie's no #/ BACM CD D 310
044 I WISH I'D NEVER LEARNED TO LOVE YOU Eddie's no #/ BACM CD D 310
ca. October 1949 ACA Studio, 612 Westheimer, Houston, Tx - Bar X Cowboys
045 ACA-1240 WHERE TEXAS MEETS THE SEA Macy’s 139/ BACM CD D 310
046 ACA-1241 FAIR WEATHER FRIEND Macy’s 112/ BACM CD D 310
047 ACA-1242 unknown title
048 ACA-1243 unknown title
049 ACA-1244 COLD SHADOW IN MY HEART Macy’s 112/ BACM CD D 310
050 ACA-1245 NOW YOURE MINE AT LAST Macy’s 139/ BACM CD D 310
1951 unkown, TX – Paul Brown & Bar X Cowboys
051 DONNA MIA Nucraft 101/ BACM CD D 310
052 COLD SHADOWS Nucraft 101/ BACM CD D 310
053 BEAUTIFUL ANGELINA BACM CD D 310
054 RUM AND SODA BACM CD D 310
055 FOR YOUR SAKE ALONE BACM CD D 310
056 SWEET NATCHEZ BACM CD D 310


ALBUMS
BACM [UK] CD D 282 Bar X Cowboys - The Complete Recordings, vol. 1: Lies; Drifting And Dreaming; Underneath The Sun; There Is A Tavern In The Town; Smile, Darn Ya, Smile; I’d Love To Live In Loveland; Rockdale Rag; When Your Hair Has Turned To Silver; I’m Just An Outcast; My Dark Eyed Sweetheart; Sunset Valley; Blue Bonnet Governor ; Blue Steele Blues; South; Houston Shuffle; When Mama Goes Out The Maid Comes In; You’ve Got To Stop Fussin’ At Me; Just For Tonight; Let’s Go Honky-Tonkin’ Tonight; Locket Of Gold; I Want Somebody Like You; Hang Over Blues; Struttin’ Around; I Didn’t Think I’d Care; Only Time Can Tell; You’re Still My Darling - 09
BACM [UK] CD D 310 Bar X Cowboys - The Complete Recordings, vol. 2: [Bar X Cowboys:] Let's All Go Down To Grandpa's; I Don't Worry; I'm So Sorry; Girls, Girls, Girls; Why Do I Dream Such Dreams; Jammin' On The Steel Guitar;[Elmer Christian & His Bar X Cowboys:] A Rainy Sunday Night; I'm Lonesome But I'm Free; Maybe I Won't Need You Then; My Life's Been A Failure; [Jerry Irby with Elmer Christian & His Bar X Cowboys:] A Million Tears Or More; Just For Tonight [Elmer Christian & His Bar X Cowboys:] Wednesday Night Waltz; Someone Like You; [Elmer Christian & The Bar X Cowboys:] Cocaine Blues [sic]; I Wish I'd Learned To Love You; [Bar X Cowboys;Paul Brown & The Bar X Cowboys:] Where Texas Meets The Sea; Fair Weather Friend; Cold Shadows In My Heart; Now You're Mine At Last; Donna Mia; Cold Shadows; Beautiful Angelina; Rum And Soda; For Your Sake Alone; Sweet Natchez - 10



SINGLES
Decca (1937)
5482 Lies / I Love To Live In Loveland (With A Girl Like You) - 02-38
5510 Drifting And Dreaming (Sweet Paradise) / When Your Hair Has Turned To Silver (I Will Love You Just The Same) - 04-38
5524 Smile, Darn Ya, Smile / Rockdale Rag - 05-38
5537 There Is A Tavern In The Town / Underneath The Sun - 06-38
Bluebird (1940-41)
B-8440 I'm Just An Outcast /My Dark Eyed Sweetheart - 05-40 (reissued on Montgomery Ward M-8648)
B-8487 Blue Bonnet Governor / Blue Steele Blues - 07-40 (reissued on Montgomery Ward M-8660)
B-8546 Sunset Valley / South - 10-40 (reissued on Montgomery Ward M-8659)
B-8577 Houston Shuffle / When Mama Goes Out The Maid Comes In - 11-40 (also on Montgomery Ward M-8661)
B-8723 Let's Go Honky-Tonkin' Tonight / Hang Over Blues - 05-41
B-8763 Just For Tonight / I Want Somebody Like You - 07-41
B-8801 Struttin' Around / I Didn't Think I'd Care - 08-41
B-8825 You've Got To Stop Fussin' At Me / Locket Of Gold - 09-41
B-8904 Only Time Can Tell / You're Still My Darling - ca. 12-41
B-8930 Let's All Go Down To Grandpa / Girls… Girls… Girls - 42
B-8994 I Don't Worry / I'm So Sorry - 42
33-0506 Why Do I Dream Such Dreams? / Jammin' On The Steel Guitar - ca. 43
Globe (1946)
114 A Rainy Sunday Night / Steel Guitar Special – 46 Elmer Christian & His Bar X Cowboys
Mercury (1947)
6039 Wednesday Night Waltz / Someone Just Like You – 06-47 Elmer Christian & Bar X Cowboys
6040 Southtown Swing / Cornfed Gal – 06-47 Jerry Irby & His Ranchers
Eddie's (1947 or 1948)
no # Cocain Blues / I Wish I'd Never Learned to Love You
Macy's (1949)
112 Fair Weather Friend / Cold Shadow In My Heart - 49
139 Where Texas Meets The Sea / Now You're Mine At Last - 50
Nucraft (1951)
101 Donna Mia / Cold Shadows – 11-51 (rev. Nov.17)
Beautiful Angelina / Rum And Soda
For Your Sake Alone / Sweet Natchez

Prairie Ramblers

by Tony Russell, Michel Ruppli, Praguefrank, Dick Grant, Mario Manciotti, Bill Daniels, Thieu Van De Vorst, Ken Nelson
SESSIONS

6 December 1933 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers/Los Chicos De La Praderas* (Floyd Lee “Salty Holmes [vcl-1/rh gt/harmonica], Patsy Montanat [vcl-2/gt], Charles Gilbert “Chick” Hurt [mandola/tenor banjo/rh gt],Shelby David “Tex” Atchison [fiddle/gt], Jack Taylor [bass], ? [percussion] + group vcl. Producer: Eli Oberstein)
001 BS-77238-1 GO EASY BLUES -1 Victor 23856 Bluebird B-5320 Eletradisk EL-2186 Sunrise S-3401-A Montgomery Ward M-4418
002 BS-77239-1 I’M ROLLING ON -1 -2 Bluebird B-5395-A Sunrise S-3476, HMV N-4357 Montgomery Ward M-4483
003 BS-77240-1 NEXT YEAR -1 Victor 23856 Bluebird B-5395 Sunrise S-3476 Montgomery Ward M-4483 HMV N-4357
004 BS-77241-1 DE BLUES Bluebird B-5320 Electradisk EL-2186 Sunrise S-3401 Montgomery Ward M-4418
005 BS-77242-1 I WANT MY MAMA - BLUES -1 Victor 23859 Bluebird B-5303 Electradisk EL-2173 Sunrise S-3384 Montgomery Ward M-4423
006 BS-77243-1 KENTUCKY BLUES Victor 23859 Bluebird B-5303 Electradisk EL-2173 Sunrise S-3384 Montgomery Ward M-4423
007 BS-77244-1 TEX’S DANCE (DANZA DE TEXAS)* -instr. Bluebird B-5302 Sunrise S-3383 Montgomery Ward M-4472
008 BS-77245-1 BLUE RIVER (RIO AZUL)* -instr.- Bluebird B-5302 Sunrise S-3383 Montgomery Ward M-4472
009 BS-77246-1 SHADY GROVE MY DARLING -1 Bluebird B-5322 Sunrise S-3403 Montgomery Ward M-4471-A
010 BS-77247-1 HOMESICK FOR MY OLD CABIN -2 Bluebird B-5973
011 BS-77248-1 HOME CORRAL -2 Bluebird B-5973
012 BS-77249-2 MONTANA PLAINS Bluebird B-5404 Montgomery Ward M-4484
013 BS-77250-2 WALTZ OF THE HILLS -2 Bluebird B-5404 Montgomery Ward M-4484
014 BS-77251-1 GONNA HAVE A FEAST HERE TONIGHT Bluebird B-5322 Sunrise S-3403 Montgomery Ward M-4471
11 January 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Gene Autry, * & Smiley Burnett (Prairie Ramblers: Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [mandolin], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 16629 TUMBLING TUMBLEWEEDS Banner 33348 Melotone 13315 Conqueror 8465 Oriole 8434 Romeo 5434 Vocalion 03007 Columbia 37000 20027
000 16630 TEXAS PLAINS BA33349 ME13316 CQ8466 OR8435 RO5435 PE13114 Lucky 1046
000 16631 UNCLE NOAH'S ARK* BA33485 ME13452 CQ8467 OR8489 RO5459 PE13159
14 January 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Gene Autry, * & Jimmy Long (Prairie Ramblers: Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [mandolin], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 16566 ANGEL BOY* Conqueror 8484 ARC 351010
000 16567 RED RIVER LULLABY Conqueror 8485 ARC 70151
000 16568 SOME DAY IN WYOMIN' * BA33387 ME13354 CQ8468 OR8448 RO5448 04415 CQ9613
16 January 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Gene Autry, * & Jimmy Long (Prairie Ramblers: Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [mandolin], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 16575 HOLD ON, LITTLE DOGIES, HOLD ON BA33349 ME13316 CQ8466 OR8435 RO5435 Lucky 1046
000 16576 ANSWER TO RED RIVER VALLEY* 03101 ARC 60851 Conqueror 8485 9512 Vocalion 03101
000 16577 SILVER HAIRED MOTHER OF MINE ARC 51253 Conqueror 8581
16 January 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Smiley Burnette , * & Gene Autry (Prairie Ramblers: Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [mandolin], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 16578 RIDIN' DOWN THE CANYON* ARC 351018 Conqueror 8483
000 16579 MINNIE THE MOOCHER AT THE MORGUE unissued/[va] CSP P4-15542
000 16580 I CAN DO WITHOUT YOU IN THE DAYTIME unissued
17 January 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Gene Autry & Jimmy Long, * & Smiley Burnette (Prairie Ramblers: Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [mandolin], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 16581 WAGON TRAIN* Conqueror 8483 ARC 351018
000 16582 OLD MISSOURI MOON 03007 OR8434 RO5434 CQ8465 BA33348 ME13315 CQ8465 37000 20027
000 16583 OLE FAITHFUL BA33387 PE13127 ME13354 CQ8468 OR8448 RO5448 04415 Lucky 60286
14 February 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Prairie Ramblers/*aka Blueridge Ramblers,**Sweet Violet Boys (Patsy Montana [vcl-1],Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [vcl/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl/bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle], Bob Miller [piano]/ Producer: Art Satherley)
015 16859 RIDIN’ DOWN THE CANYON -1 unissued
016 16860-1 TEXAS PLAINS -1 Vocalion 02911
017 16861-1 UNCLE NOAH’S ARK* Vocalion 02976
018 16862-1 JUG RAG* -instr.- Melotone 6-12-58 Perfect 6-12-58 Vocalion 02999 Conqueror 8754
019 16863-1 HURRY, JOHNNY, HURRY* Vocalion 02976 Vocalion 03402 Columbia 20220 37621
020 16864-1 LEFTY’S BREAKDOWN* Vocalion 03033
021 16865-1 DE BLUES* Vocalion 02911
02101 TO-1510 I WANT TO BE A COWBOY’S SWEETHEART -1 ARC unissued trial recording
21 February 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Prairie Ramblers aka Blueridge Ramblers (Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [vcl/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl/bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle], Bob Miller [vcl aka Floyd Carter-*/piano]. Producer: Art Satherley)
022 16908-1 BIG BALL IN TEXAS Vocalion 02918
023 16909-2 FLEMINGTON KIDNAPPING TRIAL* unissued
024 16910-1 FINGER-PRINTS (UPON THE WINDOW PANE)* ME13345 BA33378CQ8464 OR8447 RO5447 PE13124
025 16911-1 STRUT YOUR MATERIAL Vocalion 03033
026 16912-1 OLE FAITHFUL Vocalion 02918
7 March 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Bob Miller aka Floyd Carter & Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [vcl**/mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle], Bob Miller [vcl/piano]. Producer: Art Satherley)
02601 TO-1520 JUST A KEROSENE LAMP** ARC unissued trial recording
027 16909-4 THE FLEMINGTON KIDNAPPING TRIAL ME13345 BA33378 CQ8464 OR8447 RO5447 PE13124
26 March 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Bob Miller aka Floyd Carter & Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle], Bob Miller [vcl/piano]. Producer: Art Satherley)
028 17192-2 LONG WHITE ROBE Conqueror 8489
029 17193-2 DOWN IN THE OLD HOME TOWN Conqueror 8490
27 March 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Bob Miller aka Floyd Carter & Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [/bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle], Bob Miller [vcl/piano]. Producer: Art Satherley)
030 17194-1 THE WOMAN WHO DONE ME WRONG Conqueror 8489
031 17195-1 MAY DAYS AND GREY DAYS Conqueror 8490
28 March 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Prairie Ramblers/*Blue Ridge Ramblers (Salty Holmes [vcl & yodel-3/gt], Chick Hurt [vcl -1/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-4/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl -2/fiddle])
032 17210-2 SNOWFLAKES* -1-5 unissued
033 17211-1 THAT OLD HOME TOWN OF MINE -2 Banner 33445 Melotone M13412 Conqueror 8516 Oriole 8471 Romeo 5471
034 17212-1 THAT OLD HOME TOWN OF MINE* Vocalion 02999 ARC 61258 Conqueror 8754/Bronco Buster CD-9038
035 17213-1 I'M ROLLIN' ON -3 ARC 350925
2 April 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-1/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-2/bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle], Patsy Montana [vcl-3]. Producer: Art Satherley)
036 17231-2 JUST A KEROSENE LAMP -1 -3 unissued
037 17232-1 WE PARTED BY THE RIVERSIDE -1-2 Conqueror 8713 ARC 61058
038 17233-3 THIS WORLD IS NOT MY HOME -2 unissued
039 17234-2 DO LORD REMEMBER ME unissued
15 April 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [vcl-1/gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-4/fiddle])
040 17210-4 SNOWFLAKES -2 -3 Melotone 7-06-53
041 17231-3 JUST A KEROSENE LAMP -2-4 Banner 33474 Melotone M-13441 Perfect 13158 Oriole 8486 Romeo 5486 Okeh 13158/Columbia-Lucky 60349
042 17233-4 THIS WORLD IS NOT MY HOME -1 -3 Vocalion 03100 Banner 33449 Oriole 8475 Conqueror 8503 Melotone M-13416 Perfect 13147 Romeo 5475 Crown 92028 Melotone 92028 Sterling 92028 Royale 92028 Melotone M-934 Minerva M-934
043 17234-3 DO LORD REMEMBER ME Vocalion 03100 Banner 33449 Oriole 8475 Conqueror 8503 Melotone M-13416 Perfect 13147 Romeo 5475 Crown 92028 Melotone 92028 Sterling 92028 Royale 92028
044 17293-2 JACK-OF-ALL-TRADES -4 Melotone 35-09-25 Crown 92085 Melotone 92085 Sterling 92085 Royale 92085
16 April 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Prairie Ramblers/*Sweet Violet Boys (Salty Holmes [vcl-1/gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-4/fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
045 17306-1 JIM’S WINDY MULE -1-2-3-4 Melotone 6-05-61 Conqueror 8646 Vocalion 03587 Columbia 20341 37764
046 17307-2 BACK TO MY MOUNTAIN HOME Melotone 7-01-64 Conqueror 8759
047 17308-2 PAINT A ROSE ON THE GARDEN WALL* -2-3 Melotone 7-07-65 Conqueror 8891
18 April 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [vcl-1/gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
048 17351-2 GONNA HAVE A FEAST HERE TONIGHT -1-2-3 Banner 33445 Melotone M-13412 Oriole 8471 Conqueror 8516 Perfect 13145 Romeo 5471 Crown 92026 Melotone 92026 Sterling 92026 Royale 92026
049 17352-1 I JUST HAD FIFTTEN CENTS unissued
050 17353-1 COAL MINER’S BLUES unissued
051 17354-1 THE GHOST AND THE GRAVEYARD -1 unissued
13 May 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Prairie Ramblers (Roland Gaines [vcl-1], Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle].Producer: Art Satherley)
052 17530-2 ISLE OF CAPRI-1 Banner 33457 Conqueror 8536 Melotone M-13424 Oriole 8476 Perfect 13148 Romeo 5476 Crown 92029 Melotone 92029 Sterling 92029 Royale 92029 Melotone M-931 Minerva M-931-A
053 17531-1 WHEN I GROW TOO OLD TO DREAM-1 Banner 33474 Melotone M-13441 Oriole 8486 Perfect 13158 Romeo 5486 Conqueror 8536/Columbia-Lucky 60349
054 17532-2 PUT ON AN OLD PAIR OF SHOES-1 Melotone M-13424 Banner 33457 Oriole 8476 Perfect 13148 Conqueror 8556 Romeo 5476 Crown 92029 Melotone 92029 Sterling 92029 Royale 92029
15 August 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Prairie Ramblers/*Sweet Violet Boys (Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [vcl/banjo/mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-1/fiddle], Bob Miller [piano], Bill Thall [clarinet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
055 17958-2 NOBODY’S DARLING BUT MINE Banner 5-11-52 Melotone 5-11-52 Perfect 5-11-52 Vocalion 03085 Conqueror 8573 Columbia 20205 37606
056 17959-2 JUST BECAUSE Melotone 5-11-51 Conqueror 8580
057 17960-1 YIP, YIP, YOWIE, I’M AN EAGLE* Vocalion 03218
058 17961-1 TRUCKIN’ (TRUCK - TRUCK - TRUCKIN’ ALONG) -1 Melotone 5-11-64 Conqueror 8609
059 17963-2 DEEP ELM BLUES Melotone 5-11-51 Conqueror 8580
060 17964-1 JESUS HOLD MY HAND unissued
16 August 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Prairie Ramblers/*Sweet Violet Boys (Patsy Montana [vcl-1],Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [vcl/banjo/mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [vcl/fiddle], Bob Miller [piano], Bill Thall [clarinet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
061 17962-1 HOP PICKIN’ TIME IN THE VALLEY* -1 Conqueror 8556 Vocalion 03219
062 17964-2 JESUS HOLD MY HAND Melotone 6-11-70 Vocalion 03115 Conqueror 8726 Columbia 20209 37610
063 17965-1 IF THE STORK COMES TO OUR HOUSE* Conqueror 8628 Melotone 6-05-61
064 17966-2 I WANNA BE A COWBOY’S SWEETHEART -1 Melotone 5-11-56 Conqueror 8575 Vocalion 03010 Columbia 20201 37602
065 17967-2 RIDIN’ OLD PAINT -1 Melotone 5-11-56 Conqueror 8575 Vocalion 03010 Columbia 20201 37602
066 17968-2 SWINGIN’ DOWN THE OLD ORCHARD LANE Melotone 5-11-64 Perfect 5-11-64/Bronco Buster CD-9038 Disky DO-247362
067 17969-2 OLD BLACK MOUNTAIN TRAIL -1 Melotone 6-07-55 Conqueror 8695
068 17970-1 GOLD COAST EXPRESS -1 Banner 6-08-52 Melotone 6-08-52 Conqueror 8709 Vocalion 04469
17 August 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-1/banjo/mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [vcl/fiddle], Bob Miller [piano], Bill Thall [clarinet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
069 17971-1 I’LL NEVER SAY ‘NEVER AGAIN’ AGAIN-1 Banner 5-11-53 Melotone 5-11-53 Okeh 06243 Columbia C-539
070 17972-1 YOU LOOK PRETTY IN AN EVENING GOWN Banner 5-11-52 Melotone 5-11-52 Perfect 5-11-52 Vocalion 03085 Conqueror 8573 Columbia 20205 37606
071 17973-2 THE LADY IN RED Banner 5-11-53 Melotone 5-11-53 Okeh 06243 Columbia C-539
28 October 1935 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Happy Valley Family (Jo Taylor, Alma Taylor, Jack Taylor [vcls] + Jack Taylor [gt], Chick Hurt [mandola]. Producer: Art Satherley)
H01 C 1118-2 GOING DOWN THE VALLEY CQ8604 ARC 60354 0448437761 20338
H02 C 1119-1 THE ROYAL TELEPHONE CQ8663 ARC 60555 04251
28 October 1935 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers/*Sweet Violet Boys (Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [vcl/banjo/mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [vcl/fiddle], John Brown [piano], Bill Thall [vcl/clarinet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
072 C-1120-3 (TAKE ME BACK TO MY) BOOTS AND SADDLE* Melotone 6-02-51 Perfect 6-02-51 Banner 6-02-51 Conqueror 8602 Minerva M-14023/Columbia-Lucky 60286
073 C-1121-2 DOWN BY THE OLD MILL STREAM Vocalion 03256 Conqueror 8600 Columbia 20214 37615
074 C-1122-1 THE OREGON TRAIL* Banner 6-01-53 Melotone 6-01-53 Perfect 6-01-53 Conqueror 8576 Minerva M-14023
29 October 1935 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Happy Valley Family (Jo Taylor, Alma Taylor, Jack Taylor [vcls] + Jack Taylor [gt], Chick Hurt [mandola]. Producer: Art Satherley)
H03 C 1126-2 SHAKE HANDS WITH MOTHER SGAIN 04484 CQ8603 37761 20338
H04 C 1127-2 LILY OF THE VALLEY CQ8663 ARC 60555 04251
H05 C 1128-2 DOWN AMONG THE BUDDING ROSES CQ8603 ARC 60853 04296
30 October 1935 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers/*Sweet Violet Boys (Salty Holmes [vcl-1/gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/banjo/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-4/fiddle], John Brown [piano], Bill Thall [vcl-5/clarinet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
075 C-1135-2 ROLL ALONG, PRAIRIE MOON -4 Banner 6-01-53 Melotone 6-01-53 Conqueror 8609
076 C-1136-1 RED SAILS IN THE SUNSET -1-2-3-4 Conqueror 8576
077 C-1137-1 RIDIN’ DOWN THE CANYON WHEN THE DESERT SUN GOES DOWN -1-2-3-4 Melotone 6-08-56 Perfect 6-08-56 Conqueror 8710
078 C-1138-1 SWEET VIOLETS* -5 Vocalion 03110 Columbia C-976 20208 37609
31 October 1935 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (Patsy Montana [vcl-1],Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-2/fiddle], Bill Thall [clarinet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
079 C-1144-1 ON TREASURE ISLAND -2 Melotone 6-02-51 Perfect 6-02-51 Banner 6-02-51 Conqueror 8602/Cattle LP-32
080 C-1145-2 PUT ON YOUR OLD GREY BONNET* -1 Vocalion 03110 Conqueror 8600 Columbia C-976 20208 37609
31 October 1935 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Happy Valley Family (Jo Taylor, Alma Taylor, Jack Taylor [vcls] + Jack Taylor [gt], Chick Hurt [mandola]. Producer: Art Satherley)
H06 C 1146-2 MY CLINCH MOUNTAIN HOME CQ8604 ARC 60853 04296
21 January 1936 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Patsy Montana/*Prairie Ramblers/**Salty Holmes (Patsy Montana [vcl-1],Salty Holmes [vcl-4/gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-5/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-3/fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
081 C-1213-2 SWEETHEART OF THE SADDLE -1 Melotone 6-04-53 Conqueror 8630
082 C-1214-2 WHERE THE SAEBRUSH BILLOWS ROLL -1 unissued
083 C-1215-2 MUSIC GOES ‘ROUND AND AROUND* -2-3-4 -5 Melotone 6-04-51 Conqueror 8628
084 C-1216-2 WEARY LITTLE PONY* unissued
085 C-1217-2 JUST COME ON IN* -5 Melotone 6-04-51 Conqueror 8646
086 C-1218-2 THE SHE BUCKEROO -1 Melotone 6-04-53 Conqueror 8630
087 C-1219-2 PRECIOUS SONNY BOY** -4 unissued
31 January 1936 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Salty Holmes & Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [vcl/gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [/bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
08701 C-1220-2 unknown title ARC unissued trial recordins
23 March 1936 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers/*Sweet Violet Boys (Salty Holmes [vcl-1/gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/banjo/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-4/fiddle], John Brown [piano], Bill Thall [vcl-5/clarinet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
088 C-1295-3 SWEET VIOLETS No. 2* -4 Vocalion 03256 Columbia 20214 37615
089 C-1296-2 SWEET BIRDS* -3-4 Vocalion 03218
090 C-1297-2 SHE COME ROLLING DOWN THE MOUNTAIN* -5 Vocalion 03219
091 C-1298-2 OLD ROCKET -1-2-3 unissued
25 March 1936 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (Patsy Montana [vcl-1],Salty Holmes [vcl-2/gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
092 C-1320-2 THE WHEEL OF THE WAGON IS BROKEN-1 Melotone 6-06-58 Vocalion 04518 Conqueror 8654
093 C-1321-2 LONE STAR -1 Melotone 6-07-55 Conqueror 8695
094 C-1322-1 GIVE ME A HOME IN MONTANA -1 Melotone 6-06-58 Vocalion 04518 Conqueror 8654
095 C-1323-2 PUT ON AN OLD PAIR OF BOOTS (AND SADDLE UP YOUR HORSE) - 2 Melotone 6-07-54 Conqueror 8655
096 C-1324-2 WOMAN’S ANSWER TO NOBODY’S DARLING unissued
29 April 1936 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [vcl/gt], Chick Hurt [vcl/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl/fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
097 C-1324-3 WOMAN’S ANSWER TO NOBODY’S DARLING Melotone 6-07-54 Conqueror 8655
13 May 1936 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Patsy Montana with The Prairie Ramblers (Patsy Montana [vcl],Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
098 C-1375-2 WOMAN’S ANSWER TO NOBODY’S DARLING Banner 6-08-52
26 May 1936 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Patsy Montana with The Prairie Ramblers (Patsy Montana [vcl],Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
099 C-1375-3 WOMAN’S ANSWER TO NOBODY’S DARLING unissued [t.4] unissued
28 May 1936 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Patsy Montana with The Prairie Ramblers (Patsy Montana [vcl],Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle], George Thall [clarinet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
100 C-1375-6 WOMAN’S ANSWER TO NOBODY’S DARLING Melotone 6-08-52 Vocalion 04469 Conqueror 8709 [t.-5] unissued
101 C-1390-1 I’M LOOKING FOR THE BULLY OF THE TOWN Melotone 6-08-56 Perfect 6-08-56 Conqueror 8710
102 C-1391-2 BLAZIN’ THE TRAIL -1-3 Melotone 6-09-58 Conqueror 8711
103 C-1392-1 MONTANA Melotone 6-09-58 Conquerer 8711
26 June 1936 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (Jack Taylor [vcl/gt], Chick Hurt [vcl/mandola])
104 C 1411 WHAT WOULD YOU GIVE IN EXCHANGE FOR YOUR SOUL CQ8712 ARC 60960 37603 20202
105 C 1414 MAPLE ON THE HILL - PART 2 CQ8712 ARC 60960 37603 20202
3 July 1936 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - The Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [vcl/gt], Chick Hurt [vcl/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl/fiddle], George Thall [vc/clarinet], John Brown [piano]. Producer: Art Satherley)
105 C-1417-2 HINKY DINKY PARLEY VOO Part .1 Vocalion 03281 Conqueror 9067 Columbia 20283
Take.3. of matrix no. C-1417, recorded on Friday 7th August 1936, is also certainly a technical remake.
17 July 1936 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers/*Sweet Violet Boys (Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-1/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-2/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-3/fiddle], George Thall [vc-4/clarinet], John Brown [piano]. Producer: Art Satherley)
106 C-1438-1 HOW BEAUTIFUL HEAVEN MUST BE -1-2-3 Melotone 6-11-70 Vocalion 03115 Conqueror 8726, Columbia 20209 37610
107 C-1439-1 THERE’S-NO DISAPPOINMENT IN HEAVEN -1-2 Conqueror 8811
108 C-1440-2 THERE’S MORE PRETTY GIRLS THAN ONE -1-2-3 Melotone 6-10-58 Perfect 6-10-58 Conqueror 8713
109 C-1441-1 MEDLEY OF BAR ROOM SONGS (HAIL, HAIL, THE GANG’S ALL HERE-FOR HE’S A JOLLY GOOD FELLOW-ACH, DU LIEBER AUGUSTINE-SWEET ADELINE-WE WON’T GO HOME UNTIL MORNING)* Vocalion 03281 Columbia 20283 37707
110 C-1442-1 DOWN ON THE FARM* -4 Vocalion 03327 Columbia 20284 37705
111 C-1443-2 HINKY DINKY PARLEY VOO No. 2* -4 Vocalion 03327 Columbia 20284 37705
13 October 1936 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Patsy Montana & Prairie Ramblers (Patsy Montana [vcl/gt/fiddle], Ken Houchins [gt], Chick Hurt [gt/mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle])
112 C 1555 LIFE IS A MIGHTY LONG TIME Conqueror 8759 Melotone 7-01-64
113 C 1556 I HAVEN¢T GOT A POT TO COOKIN¢ Vocalion 03402 Columbia 37621 20220
114 C 1557 I WENT TO HONOLULU JUST TO GET MYSELF A LEI unissued
115 C 1558 I’M AN OLD COWHAND (FROM THE RIO GRANDE)* Conqueror 8744 Melotone 7-01-52
116 C 1559 YOUR OWN SWEET DARLING WIDE* Conqueror 8826
117 C 1560 MY BABY’S LULLABY* Conqueror 8826
118 C 1561 ECHOES FROM THE HILLS* Conqueror 8744 Melotone 7-01-52/CCM-185-2
119 C 1562 GOING BACK TO OLD MONTANA* Conqueror 8827 Melotone 7-02-52
22 October 1936 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Patsy Montana & Prairie Ramblers (Patsy Montana [vcl -*/gt/fiddle], Ken Houchins [gt], Chick Hurt [gt/mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle])
120 C 1601 CHUCK WAGON BLUES* Conqueror 8827 Melotone 7-02-52
121 C 1602 ARE YOU FROM DIXIE? (¢CAUSE I¢M FROM DIXIE TOO) Melotone 7-02-56
122 C 1603 THE PREACHER AND THE BEAR Meotone 7-02-56
13 November 1936 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (Ken Houchins [vcl/gt], Chick Hurt [vcl/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl/fiddle])
123 C 1673 SOMEBODY’S DARLING NOT MINE Conqueror 8832 Melotone 7-06-57
124 C 1674 WANDERERS unissued
26 January 1937 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Patsy Montana & Prairie Ramblers (Patsy Montana [vcl/gt/fiddle], Ken Houchins [gt], Chick Hurt [gt/mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle])
125 C 1772 THERE’S A RANCH IN THE SKY unissued
126 C 1773 PRIDE OF THE PRAIRIE Conqueror 8893 Melotone 7-08-54/CCM-185-2
127 C 1774 I WANNA BE A COWBOY’S SWEETHEART NO.2 Conqueror 8853 9778 Melotone 7-05-74 Vocalion 03268
128 C 1775 A COWBOY HONEYMOON Conqueror 8853 Melotone 7-05-74 Vocalion 03268
129 C 1776 I’M A WILD AND RECKLESS COWBOY Conqueror 8786 Vocalion 03135 Melotone 7-04-69
28 January 1937 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers/*Patsy Montana with The Praririe Ramblers Boys (Patsy Montana [vcl-1], Ken Houchins [vcl-5/gt], Salty Holmes [harmonica/jug], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle], George Thall [vc-4/clarinet], John Brown [piano]. Producer: Art Satherley)
130 C-1787-2 I ONLY WANT A BUDDY* -1 unissued
131 C-1788-2 OUT ON THE LONE PRAIRIE* -1 unissued
132 C-1789-1 WITH A BANJO ON MY KNEE*-1 Melotone 7-04-69 Perfect 7-04-69 Conqueror 8786 Vocalion 03135
133 C-1789-2 WITH A BANJO ON MY KNEE*-1 unissued
134 C-1790-2 LITTLE JOE -2-3 unissued
135 C-1791-2 WILL I RIDE THE RANGE IN HEAVEN -2 unissued
136 C-1792-2 CACTUS BLOSSOMS -5 Melotone 8-03-56 Perfect 8-03-56 Vocalion 03422 Conqueror 8892
11 March 1937 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Patsy Montana & Prairie Ramblers (Patsy Montana [vcl/gt/fiddle], Ken Houchins [gt], Chick Hurt [gt/mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle])
136a C 1775-4 A COWBOY HONEYMOON Melotone 7-05-74 Vocalion 03268 Conqueror 8853
137 C 1850 I’M IN THE DOGHOUSE NOW Conqueror 8832 Melotone 7-06-53
24 May 1937 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers/*Patsy Montana with The Praririe Ramblers Boys/**Sweet Violet Boys (Patsy Montana [vcl-*], poss. Ken Houchins [rh gt], Salty Holmes [vcl-1/harmonica/jug], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola/banjo], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-4/fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
138 C-1772-5 THERE’S A RANCH IN THE SKY* Melotone 7-12-51 Vocalion 03377Conqueror 8887
139 C-1788-5 OUT ON THE LONE PRAIRIE* Melotone 8-03-56 Vocalion 03422 Conqueror 8980
140 C-1886-4 RIDIN’ THE SUNSET TRAIL* Melotone 7-12-51 Vocalion 03377 Conqueror 8887
141 C-1887-5 GEE, BUT IT’S GREAT TO MEET A FRIEND (FROM YOUR HOME TOWN) -1-2-3 Melotone 7-09-52 Vocalion 03766 Conqueror 9066 9443 Columbia 20345 37768
142 C-1890-4 UNCLE EPH’S GOT THE COON** -3 Melotone 8-01-54 Conqueror 8935
143 C-1891-4 MISTOOK IN THE WOMAN I LOVE** -4 Melotone 8-01-54 Conqueror 8935
9 March 1937 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (Ken Houchins [gt], Chick Hurt [gt/mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle])
144 C 1790-3 LITTLE JOE Melotone 7-05-67
145 C 1791-4 WILL I RIDE THE RANGE IN HEAVEN? Vocalion 03332 Melotone 7-09-51 Conqueror 8811
146 C 1838 RAISE THE ROOF IN GEORGIA Conqueror 8830 Melotone 7-08-60
147 C 1839 BACON RIND Conqueror 8830 Melotone 7-08-60
148 C 1840 KANSAS CITY RAG Melotone 7-11-61 Conqueror 9754
149 C 1841 SMOKY MOUNTAIN SCHOOTISCHE Melotone 7-11-61 Conqueror 9754
11 March 1937 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Patsy Montana & Prairie Ramblers (Patsy Montana [vcl/gt/fiddle], Ken Houchins [gt], Chick Hurt [gt/mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle])
150 C 1775-4 A COWBOY HONEYMOON Melotone 7-05-74 Vocalion 03268 Conqueror 8853
151 C 1850 I’M IN THE DOGHOUSE NOW Conqueror 8832 Melotone 7-06-53
24 May 1937 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers or Sweet Violet Boys (Patsy Montana [vcl -*/gt/fiddle], Ken Houchins [gt], Chick Hurt [gt/mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle])
152 C 1773-4 PRIDE OF THE PRAIRIE* Melotone 7-08-54 Vocalion 03292 Conqueror 8893
153 C 1787-4 I ONLY WANT A BUDDY NOT A SWEETHEART* Conq 8893 9321 Melotone 7-08-54 Vocalion 03292/CCM-185
154 C 1788-4 OUT ON THE LONEPRAIRIE* unissued
155 C 1881 MAPLE ON THE HILL NO.4 Melotone 7-09-51 Vocalion 0332 Conqueror 8892 9669
156 C 1882 I’LL BE TRUE TO THE ONE I LOVE Melotone 7-07-65
157 C 1883 THE STORY OF SEVEN ROSES unissued
158 C 1884 ROUND AND ROUND (YAS, YAS, YAS) Vocalion 03663 Columbia 37767 20344
159 C 1885 SWEET VIOLETS NO. 3 Conqueror 9067 Vocalion 03587 Columbia 37764 20341
160 C 1886 RIDIN' THE SUNSET TRAIL* unissued
161 C 1887 GEE, BUT IT'S GREAT TO MEET A FRIEND (FROM YOUR HOME TOWN) unissued
162 C 1889-1 THEY'RE BURNING DOWN THE HOUSE I WAS BRUNG UP IN Vocalion 03663
162aC 1889-2 THEY'RE BURNING DOWN THE HOUSE I WAS BRUNG UP IN Columbia 37767 20344
25 May 1937 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers or Sweet Violet Boys (Patsy Montana [vcl -*/gt/fiddle], Ken Houchins [gt], Chick Hurt [gt/mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle])
163 C 1772-4 THERE¢S A RANCH IN THE SKY* unissued
164 C 1888 THERE'S A MAN THAT COMES TO OUR HOUSE unissued
165 C 1890 UNCLE EPH'S GOT THE COON unissued
166 C 1891 MISTOOK IN THE WOMAN I LOVE unissued
6 July 1937 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (Ken Houchins [gt], Chick Hurt [gt/mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle])
167 C 1882-3 I¢LL BE TRUE TO THE ONE I LOVE Conqueror 8891
14 July 1937 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (Ken Houchins [gt], Chick Hurt [gt/mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle])
168 C 1881-3 MAPLE ON THE HILL NO.4 unissued
169 C 1883-3 THE STORY OF SEVEN ROSES Melotone 7-09-52
170 C 1887-4 GEE, BUT IT¢S GREAT TO MEET A FRIEND (FROM YOUR HOME TOWN) unissued
25 August 1937 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (Ken Houchins [gt], Chick Hurt [gt/mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle])
171 C 1990 UNCLE EPH’S GOT THE COON Conqueror 8935
1 October 1937 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers or Sweet Violet Boys (Patsy Montana [vcl -*/gt/fiddle], Ken Houchins [gt], Chick Hurt [gt/mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle])
172 C 1775-5 THERE’S A RANCH IN THE SKY* Conqueror 8887 Melotone 7-12-51Vocalion 03377
173 C 1788-5 OUT ON THE LONEPRAIRIE* Melotone 8-03-56 Vocalion 03422 Conqueror 8980
174 C 1886-4 RIDIN' THE SUNSET TRAIL* Vocalion 03377 Melotone 7-12-51 Conqueror 8887
175 C 1887-5 GEE, BUT IT'S GREAT TO MEET A FRIEND Melotone 7-09=52 Conqueror 9066 9443 37768 20345
176 C 1888-4 THERE'S A MAN THAT COMES TO OUR HOUSE 03766 Conqueror 9443 Columbia 37768 20345
177 C 1890-4 UNCLE EPH'S GOT THE COON Melotone 8-01-54 Conqueror 8935
178 C 1891-4 MISTOOK IN THE WOMAN I LOVE Melotone 8-01-54 Conqueror 8935
7 Octobert 1937 Chicago, IL - Sweet Violet Boys (Salty Holmes [vcl/rh gt], poss. Ken Houchins [gt], Chick Hurt [vcl/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl/fiddle], George Thall [clarinet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
179 C-1888-4 THERE’S A MAN THAT COMES TO OUR HOUSE EVERY SINGLE DAY (POPPA COMES HOME AND THE MAN GOES AWAY)Vocalion 03766 Conqueror 9066 9443 Columbia 20345 37768
14 February 1938 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [vcl-2/rh gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-1/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-4/fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
180 C-2086-2 I WISH I HAD NEVER SEEN SUNSHINE -1-3 Conqueror 8975
181 C-2087-2 ON THE SUNNY SIDE OF THE ROCKIES -1-3 Conqueror 89
182 C-2088-1 HIGH, WIDE AND HANDSOME -2 Vocalion 04039 Conqueror 8977
183 C-2089-1 OLD COWBOY -1-3 Vocalion 04291 Conqueror 9024
184 C-2090-2 DEED WE DO unissued
Take 3. of matrix no. C-2087, recorded on Friday 1st April, 1938 is almost certainly a technical remake of takes 1 or 2 recorded on the above date.
15 February 1938 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [vcl-1/rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-2/fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
185 C-2091-3 TEN LITTLE MILES -1-2-3 Conqueror 8976
186 C-2092-2 THERE’S A BRIDLE HANGIN’ ON THE WALL-2 unissue
187 C-2093-1 HEADIN’ FOR THE RIO GRANDE -1 Vocalion 04039 Conqueror 8977
NB: Take .3. of matrix no. C-2091, recorded on Friday 1st April, 1938 is almost certainly a technical remake of takes 1 or 2 recorded on the above date.
16 February 1938 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers/*Patsy Montana with The Praririe Ramblers (Patsy Montana [vcl-*], Salty Holmes [vcl-1/harmonica/jug], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola/banjo], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-4/fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
188 C-2099-1 NOBODY LOVES MY SOUL -1-2-4 Vocalion 04134 Conqueror 8978 Columbia 20336 37759
189 C-2100-1 DOES JESUS CARE? -1-2-3-4 Vocalion 04134 Conqueror 8978 Columbia 20336 37759
190 C-2101-1 SIXTY-SEVEN GALS IN SAVANNAH-1-4-7 Vocalion 04218
191 C-2102-1 BIG MOON* Vocalion 04135
192 C-2103-1 MY DEAR OLD ARIZONA HOME* Conqueror 8979 Vocalion 04247
17 February 1938 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers/*Patsy Montana with The Praririe Ramblers (Patsy Montana [vcl-*], Salty Holmes [vcl-1/gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
193 C-2104-1 COWBOY RHYTHM* unissued
194 C-2104-2 COWBOY RHYTHM* Vocalion 04023
195 C-2105-1 LITTLE SWEETHEART OF THE OZARKS* Vocalion 04023 Conqueror 8981/Cattle LP-25
196 C-2106-1 FETCH ME DOWN MY TRUSTY 45 -1-2 Vocalion 04092Conqueror 9024
197 C-2107-1 RODEO SWEETHEART* Vocalion 04076 Conqueror 9003 9778
198 C-2108-1 HE WAS A TRAVELING MAN -1-3 Vocalion 04092 Conqueror 9002
21 February 1938 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers/*Patsy Montana with The Praririe Ramblers (Patsy Montana [vcl-*], Salty Holmes [vcl-1/rh gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Tex Atchison [vccl-4/fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
199 C-2109-1 LITTLE ROSE OF THE PRAIRIE* Vocalion 04247 Conqueror 8979
200 C-2110-1 BY THE GRAVE OF NOBODY’S DARLING (MY DARLING’S PROMISE) -2-3-4 Melotone 8-04-59 Vocalion 03469 Conqueror 8975
201 C-2111-1 SOMEONE TO GO HOME TO* Vocalion 04291 Conqueror 8980
202 C-2112-1 THE WALTZ OF THE HILLS* Vocalion 04076 Conqueror 9003
203 C-2113-1 I’LL BE HANGED (IF THEY’RE GOING TO HANG ME) -1 Vocalion 04218 Conqueror 9002
204 C-2114-2 SHINE ON, ROCKY MOUNTAIN MOONLIGHT* Vocalion 04135 Conqueror 8981
205 C-2115-1 I HOPE YOU HAVE BEEN TRUE -1-2 Melotone 8-04-59 Vocalion 03469
Vocalion 03469 was issued considerably later than its number would imply; it is in fact a reissue of that number, which had been used earlier (as 3469) for a popular item.
23 February 1938 Chicago, IL - Jo Taylor & Alma Taylor aka Jo & Alma - Kentucky Girls with Happy Valley Family (Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass]
H07 C 2116 LITTLE MOSES Vocalion 04248
H08 C 2117 YOU HAVE LEARNED TO LOVE ANOTHER Vocalion 04173 Conqueror 9116
H09 C 2118 TRAVELIN' ON THE GLORY ROAD Vocalion 04248
H10 C 2119 PLANT SWEET FLOWERS ON MY GRAVE Vocalion 04316 Conqueror 9117
H11 C 2120 LORENA Vocalion 04313 Conqueror 9117
H12 C 2121 WHEN THE BEES ARE IN THE HIVE Vocalion 04173 Conqueror 9116
H13 C 2122 BROKEN ENGAGEMENT unissued
H14 C 2123 THE LIFEBOAT unissued
25 February 1938 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers/*Sweet Violet Boys (Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-1/mandola/banjo], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle], George Thall [vcl-2/clarionet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
206 C-2124-2 BROTHER OF OLD MISSOURI JOE -2 unissued
207 C-2125-1 WHAT WOULD YOU GIVE IN EXCHANGE FOR YOUR MOTHER-IN-LAW -2 Vocalion 04010
208 C-2126-1 WALKIN’ IN MY SLEEP -1 Vocalion 04010
209 C-2127-2 WHEN I NEED LOVIN’ -2 unissued
210 C-2128-2 I’LLTAKE CARE OF YOUR CARES unissued
13 September 1938 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [vcl-1/rh gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-4/fiddle], Bob Long [ld gt]. Producer: Art Satherley)
211 C-2308-1 MOUNTAIN HOME -4 Vocalion 04601 Conqueror 9109
212 C-2309-2 POOR OLD DAVY -1-4 Conqueror 9110
213 C-2310-1 SOMEBODY KNOWS Conqueror 9109
214 C-2311-1 THE LONESOME TRAIL AIN’T LONESOME ANYMORE -1-2-3-4 Vocalion 04427 Conqueror 9153
215 C-2312-1 MONKEYS IS THE CWAZIEST PEOPLE -1-4 unissued
216 C-2313-2 SOMEBODY’S SMILE Conqueror 9110
14 September 1938 Chicago, IL - Sweet Violet Boys (Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [/bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle], Bob Long [ld gt], George Thall [vcl-1/clarinet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
217 C-2320-1 YOU OUGHTA SEE MY FANNY DANCE -1 Vocalion 04528 Columbia 20350 37773
218 C-2321-1 WE’RE THE SWEET VIOLET BOYS -1 Vocalion 04428 Conqueror 9099
219 C-2322-1 BACK YARD STOMP -1 Vocalion 04528 Columbia 20350 Columbia 37773
220 C-2323-1 I WISH I’D NEVER BEEN BORN -1 Vocalion 04428 Conqueror 9099
15 September 1938 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (Bob Long [ld gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-1/fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
221 C-2328-2 I’VE GOT A POCKET FULL OF DREAMS -1 Vocalion 04427 Conqueror 9153
222 C-2329-2 LIVING ON EASY STREET unissued
17 October 1938 Chicago, IL - Patsy Montana with The Prairie Ramblers (Bob Long [ld gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt/harmonica], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-1/fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
223 C-2362-1 I’M A RIDIN’ UP THE OLD KENTUCKY MOUNTAIN Conqueror 9118
224 C-2363-2 HIGH FALUTIN’ NEWTON unissued
225 C-2364-1 YOU’LL HAVE TO WAIT TILL MY SHIP COMES IN Conqueror 9119
226 C-2365-3 THE STRAWBERRY ROAN unissued
227 C-2366-2 GIVE ME A STRAIGHT SHOOTING COWBOY unissued
228 C-2367-2 AN OLD SADDLE FOR SALE unissued
27 October 1938 Chicago, IL - Patsy Montana with The Prairie Ramblers (Bob Long [ld gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt/harmonica], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-1/fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
229 C-2363-4 HIGH FALUTIN’ NEWTON Vocalion 04482 Conqueror 9119
230 C-2365-4 THE STRAWBERRY ROAN Vocalion 04482 Conqueror 9118
231 C-2366-3 GIVE ME A STRAIGHT SHOOTIN’ COWBOY unissued
232 C-2366-4 GIVE ME A STRAIGHT SHOOTIN’ COWBOY Conqueror 9120
233 C-2367-4 AN OLD SADDLE FOR SALE Conqueror 9120
17 November 1938 Chicago, IL - Sweet Violet Boys (Bob Long [ld gt], Salty Holmes [vcl-1/rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola/banjo], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crockett [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
234 C-2389-3 CHISELIN’ DADDY unissued
235 C-2390-2 I MARRIED A MOUSE OF A MAN unissued
236 C-2391-1 WEARY TROUBLED ME -1 Vocalion 04601
237 C-2392-2 PLEASE COME HOME -1 unissued
238 C-2393-2 AN EMPTY STALL unissued
1 December 1938 Chicago, IL - Patsy Montana with The Prairie Ramblers (Bob Long [ld gt], Salty Holmes [vcl-1/rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola/banjo], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crockett [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
239 C-2396-2 THAT’S WHERE THE WEST BEGINS Vocalion 04568 Conqueror 9192
240 C-2397-1 YOU’RE THE ONLY STAR (IN MY BLUE HEAVEN) Vocalion 04568 Conqueror 9192
6 December 1938 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers/*Patsy Montana with The Prairie Ramblers (Bob Long [vcl-2/ld gt], Salty Holmes [vcl-1/rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crockett [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
241 C-2398-2 WATERMELON SMILING ON THE VINE -1 unissued
242 C-2399-2 IN OLE’ OKLAHOMA* unissued
243 C-2400-2 LITTLE OLD LOCKET OF GOLD* unissued
244 C-2401-2 CROCKETT’S REEL unissued
245 C-2402-2 I’VE GOT A SILVER HAIRED SWEETHEART IN THE GOLDEN WEST* unissued
246 C-2403-2 LONE STAR LULLABY (COWBOY LULLABY)* unissued
247 C-2404-1 LUCY LONG -2 unissued
248 C-2405-2 OLD CALIFORNIA unissued
249 C-2406-1 GHOST IN THE GRAVEYARD unissued
26 December 1938 Chicago, IL - Sweet Violet Boys (Virginia Lucille "Lee" Overstake [vcl-1],Bob Long [ld gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass]. Producer: Art Satherley)
250 C-2413-2 CHISELIN’ DADDY -1 unissued
251 C-2414-2 I MARRIED A MOUSE OF A MAN -1 unissued
26 January 1939 Chicago, IL - Sweet Violet Boys (Virginia Lucille "Lee" Overstake [vcl-1], Bob Long [ld gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt/bazooka], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crackett [vcl-2/fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
252 C-2413-2 CHISLIN’ DADDY -1 unissued
253 C-2414-2 I MARRIED A MOUSE OF A MAN -1 unissued
254 C-2415-2 THE FUNNY OLD HILLS -2 unissued
255 C-2416-3 HITCH UP THE HORSE AND BUGGY -2 Vocalion 04868 Conqueror 9272 [t.-2] unissued
256 C-2417-3 I WONDER IF YOU FEEL THE WAY I DO Vocalion 04672
31 January 1939 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (Bob Long [ld gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-2/bass], Alan Crackett [vcl-1/fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
257 C-2418-1 PLEASE COME HOME -2 Vocalion 05231
258 C-2419-2 SOMEBODY’S SMILE -1 Vocalion 04672
259 C-2420-2 HAPPY COWBOY -1 unissued
260 C-2421-2 THEY’RE BURNING DOWN THE HOUSE I WAS BRUNG UP IN unissued
261 C-2422-2 I STILL LOVE YOU unissued
1 February 1939 Chicago, IL - Patsy Montana with The Prairie Ramblers (Bob Long [ld gt], Salty Holmes [/rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crockett [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
262 C-2423-1 HAN’SOME JOE (FROM THE LAND OF THE NAVAJO) Vocalion 04742
263 C-2424-2 A RIP SNORTIN’ TWO GUN GIRL Vocalion 04689 Conqueror 9263
264 C-2425-2 I’M A GOIN’ WEST TO TEXAS Vocalion 05081
265 C-2426-1 I’M A-RIDIN’ UP THE OLD KENTUCKY MOUNTAIN Vocalion 04742
266 C-2427-1 SINGIN’ IN THE SADDLE Vocalion 04689 Conqueror 9263
2 February 1939 Chicago, IL - Lulu Belle & Scotty (Lulu Belle Wiseman [vcl], Scotty Wiseman [vcl/banjo], Salty Homes [gt], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crockett [fiddle])
000 C 2428 WHEN I YOO HOO IN THE THE VALLEY Conqueror 9249 Vocalion 04691/Old Homestead OHCS-168
000 C 2429 THIS TRAIN Vocalion 04910
000 C 2430 I WISH I WAS A SINGLE GIRL AGAIN Conqueror 9189 Vocalion 04772
000 C 2431 NEVER TAKE NO FOR AN ANSWER Conqueror 9189 Vocalion 04772
000 C 2432 MOUNTAIN DEW Conqueror 9249 Vocalion 04691/Old Homestead OHCS-168
000 C 2433 TURN YOUR RADIO ON Vocalion 04910
7 February 1939 Chicago, IL - Sweet Violet Boys/*Prairie Ramblers (Virginia Lucille "Lee" Overstake [vcl-1], Bob Long [ld gt], Salty Holmes [vcl-2/rh gt/harmonica], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [/bass], Alan Crackett [vcl-2/fiddle], George Thall [clarinet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
267 C-2413-3 CHISLIN’ DADDY -1 Vocalion 04714 Conqueror 9225
268 C-2414-3 I MARRIED A MOUSE OF A MAN -1 Vocalion 04714 Conqueror 9225
269 C-2467-1 DOWN THE LANE OF MEMORY* -3 Vocalion 05002
270 C-2468-2 SOMEBODY KNOWS* unissue
271 C-2469-2 GRAM-PA SNAZZY FRYIN’ EGGS* unissued
272 C-2470-1 THEY CAN’T SHOOT ME IN THE MORNING* -3 Vocalion 04729 Conqueror 9265
273 C-2471-1 PLEASE SEND ME TO JAIL, JUDGE* -3 Vocalion 04729 Conqueror 9265
274 C-2472-1 SOUR DOUGH DAN -2 Vocalion 04868 Conqueror 9272
10 February 1939 Chicago, IL - Lulu Belle & Scotty (Myrtle Eleanor “Lulu Belle” Wiseman [vcl],; Scott Greene “Skyland Scotty” Wiseman” [vcl/banjo/whistling], Floyd Lee “Salty” Holmes [rh gt], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crockett [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-2496-1 IT AIN’T NOBODY’S BIZNESS Vocalion 04692 Conqueror 9250
000 C-2497-1 PRISONER’S DREAM Vocalion 04841 Conqueror 9250
000 C-2498-1 THERE’S A LITTLE PINE LOG CABIN Vocalion 04692
000 C-2499-1 FROM JERUSALEM TO JERICHO Okeh 05958 Conqueror 9695/Old Homestead OHCS-168
000 C-2500-1 THE OLD RED CRADLE Vocalion 04841
17 February 1939 Chicago, IL - Sweet Violet Boys/*Prairie Ramblers (Gale "Sally Foster" Ryan [vcl-2], Bob Long [ld gt], George Barnes [gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crackett [vcl-1/fiddle], George Thall [clarinet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
275 C-2512-1 FLY, BUTTERFLY! -1 Vocalion 04756 Conqueror 9224
276 C-2513-2 TAKE YOUR HAND OFF MY CAN -2 unissued
277 C-2514-1 THE STAMP COLLECTOR -1 Vocalion 04756 Conqueror 9224
278 C-2515-3 I’M GONNA FIX YOUR WAGON -2 Vocalion 05412
279 C-2516-1 THE LORD IS WATCHING OVER ME* Vocalion 04796 Conqueror 9264 Columbia 20339 37762
280 C-2517-2 ONLY ONE STEP MORE* -1 Vocalion 04796 Conqueror 9264 Columbia 20339 37762 [t.-1] unissued
23 May 1939 poss. Stevens Hotel, Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (Bob Long [ld gt],Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-1/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-2/bass], Alan Crackett [vcl-3/fiddle], George Thall [clarinet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
281 WC-2598-A I’M JUST A POOR HILLBILLY LOOKING FER A HILL -3 Vocalion 05231
282 WC-2599-A BACK IN ’67 (From “ROLLIN’ WESTWARD”) -3 Vocalion 04936 Conqueror 9327
283 WC-2600-A GOTTA HIT THAT TEXAS TRAIL TONIGHT -3 Vocalion 05081
284 WC-2601-A WHO WILL YOU LOVE WHEN I’M GONE? -3 Vocalion 05002
285 WC-2602-A YOU CAN’T BREAK THE HEART OF A FARMER -1-2 Vocalion 04936 Conqueror 9327
286 WC-2603-A JUST BECAUSE YOU’RE IN DEEP ELEM -1-2 Vocalion 04899 Conqueror 9326
287 WC-2604-A I JUST DON’T CARE ANYMORE -1-2 Vocalion 04899 Conqueror 9326
288 WC-2605-2 BEAUMONT RAG unissued
22 September 1939 Stevens Hotel, Chicago, IL - Sweet Violet Boys (Virginia Lucille "Lee" Overstake [vcl-1], Bob Long [vcl-2/ld gt], George Barnes [el gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crackett [vcl-3/fiddle], George Thall [clarinet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
289 WC-2751-A BOY, TAKE YOUR TIME -1 Vocalion 05162
290 WC-2752-A THE WIDOW’S LAMENT -1 Vocalion 05283
291 WC-2753-A CHISLIN’ MAMA -2 Vocalion 05229 Columbia 20351 Columbia 37774
292 WC-2754-A SALLY, LET YOUR BANGS HANG DOWN -3 Vocalion 05229 Columbia 20351 Columbia 37774
293 WC-2755-A I LOVE MY FRUIT -3 Vocalion 05162
294 WC-2756-A YOU’RE A DOG -3 Vocalion 05283
25 September 1939 Stevens Hotel, Chicago, IL - Patsy Montana with The Prairie Ramblers (George Barnes [el gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crackett [fiddle], poss. Augie Klein [accordion]. Producer: Art Satherley)
295 WC-2761-A I WANNA BE A WESTERN COWGIRL-1 Vocalion 05217 Conqueror 9322
296 WC-2762-A OLD NEVADA MOON Vocalion 05164 Conqueror 9678
297 WC-2763-A MY MILLION DOLLAR SMILE Vocalion 05164 Conqueror 9323
298 WC-2764-A MY PONCO PONY Vocalion 05334 Conqueror 9422
29 September 1939 Stevens Hotel, Chicago, IL - Patsy Montana (accompanied by Prairie Ramblers) (Bob Long [gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crackett [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
299 WC-2769-A BACK ON MONTANA PLAINS Vocalion 05334 Conqueror 9323
300 WC-2770-A THE MOON HANGS LOW (ON THE OHIO) Vocalion 05284 Conqueror 9422
301 WC-2771-A MY SONG OF THE WEST Vocalion 05217 Conqueror 9678
302 WC-2772-A I’D LOVE TO BE A COWBOY (BUT I’M AFRAID OF COWS) Vocalion 05284 Conqueror 9322
18 January 1940 Stevens Hotel, Chicago, IL - Sweet Violet Boys (Gale “Sally Foster” Ryan [vcl-2], Bob Long [ld gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola/banjo], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crackett [vcl-1/fiddle], Augie Klein [accordion], George Thall [clarinet/sax]. Producer: Art Satherley)
303 WC-2866-A SHOW ME A MAN THAT WON’T -2 Vocalion 05368 Conqueror 9446 Columbia 20352 37775
304 WC-2867-A I GIVE IN SO EASY Vocalion 05368 Conqueror 9446 Columbia 20352 37775
305 WC-2868-A PRINCESS POO-POO-LY PLENTY PAPAYA -1 unissued
306 WC-2869-A ON MEXICO’S BEAUTIFUL SHORE -1 unissued
15 February 1940 Stevens Hotel, Chicago, IL - Sweet Violet Boys/*Prairie Ramblers (Gale “Sally Foster” Ryan [vcl-2], Dwight Butcher [vcl-3], Bob Long [ld gt], George Barnes [el gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crackett [vcl-1/fiddle], Augie Klein [accordion], George Thall [clarinet/sax]. Producer: Art Satherley)
307 WC-2915-1-A JA-DA (JA-DA, JA-DA, JING, JING, JING) -2 unissued
308 WC-2916-A YOU’VE GOT TO SEE MAMA EV’RY NIGHT (OR YOU CAN’T SEE MAMA AT ALL) -2 Vocalion 05498
309 WC-2917-A GOODBYE TO OLD MEXICO* -3 unissued
310 WC-2918-A LULA FROM HONOLULU -1 Vocalion 05498
16 February 1940 Stevens Hotel, Chicago, IL - Sweet Violet Boys (Gale “Sally Foster” Ryan [vcl-2], Bob Long [ld gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crackett [vcl-1/fiddle], George Thall [clarinet/sax]. Producer: Art Satherley)
311 WC-2919-1-A SHE’S A WANT EVERYTHING TAKES ANYTHING GAL -1 unissued
312 WC-2920-A FATHER PUT THE COW AWAY -2 Vocalion 05461 Conqueror 9445
313 WC-2921-A LET'S ALL GET GOOD AND DRUNK -1 Okeh 06482 Columbia C-534
314 WC-2922-A FLY, BUTTERFLY! No.2. -1 Vocalion 05461 Conqueror 9445
20 February 1940 Stevens Hotel, Chicago, IL - Patsy Montana with The Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crackett [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
315 WC-2939-A SWING TIME GIRL Vocalion 05426 Conqueror 9424
316 WC-2940-A LEANIN’ ON THE OLE TOP RAIL Vocalion 05426 Conqueror 9424 9678
317 WC-2941-A I WANNA BE A COWBOY’S DREAM GIR Vocalion 05474 Conqueror 9423
318 WC-2942-A SHY LITTLE ANN FROM CHEYENNE Vocalion 05474 Conqueror 9423
29 May 1940 Stevens Hotel, Chicago, IL - Sweet Violet Boys (Bob Long [ld gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crackett [vcl-1/fiddle], George Thall [clarinet/sax], Augie Klein [accordion]. Producer: Art Satherley)
319 WC-3072-A YOUR LONESOME DADDY LOVED YOU ALL THE TIME Okeh unissued
320 WC-3073-A THE SCARECROW SONG -1 Okeh 05681
321 WC-3074-A SHE WAS THE DAUGHTER OF A BUTTERFLY AND HE WAS THE SON OF A BEE -1 unissued
322 WC-3075-A I’M WASTIN’ MY TIME -1 Okeh 05681
24 September 1940 Stevens Hotel, Chicago, IL - Lulu Belle & Scotty (Myrtle Eleanor “Lulu Belle” Wiseman [vcl],; Scott Greene “Skyland Scotty” Wiseman” [vcl/banjo/whistling], Floyd Lee “Salty” Holmes [rh gt], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crockett [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 WC-3311-A DID YOU EVER GO SAILING? Okeh 05833 Conqueror 9694
000 WC-3312-A THE WAMPUS CAT Okeh 06054, Conqueror 9587
000 WC-3313-A THAT CRAZY WAR Okeh 06103
000 WC-3314-A REMEMBER ME Okeh 05833, Conqueror 9694
000 WC-3315-A THE EMPTY STOCKING Conqueror 9586
000 WC-3316-A THERE’S NO HIDING PLACE DOWN THERE Okeh 5958 Conqueror 9695
000 WC-3317-A BE CAREFUL GIRLS Okeh 06103 Conqueror 9586
000 WC-3318-A I’D LIKE TO GO BACK Okeh 0605 Conqueror 9693
000 WC-3319-A ROW US OVER THE TIDE unissued
000 WC-3320-A WHOA BACK BUCK Okeh 06054 Conqueror 9587
000 WC-3321-A THE WANDERING BOY Okeh 06005 Conqueror 9693
000 WC-3322-A DOWN IN THE DIVING BELL unissued
7 October 1940 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (George Barnes [ld ac gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Gale “Sally Foster” Ryan [drums/traps], Alan Crackett [vcl-1/fiddle], poss. John Brown [piano]. Producer: Art Satherley)
323 C-3369-1 SUGAR HILL -1 Okeh 05878 Conqueror 9588
324 C-3370-1 DESE BONES GWINE RISE AGAIN-2 Conqueror 9717
325 C-3371-1 WINE, WOMEN AND SONG -3 Okeh 05878 Conqueror 9717
326 C-3372-1 LITTLE TURTLE DOVE -1 Conqueror 9727
327 C-3373-1 GET HOT OR GO HOME -1 Okeh 05854 Conqueror 9588 Columbia 20329 37752
328 C-3374-1 BOOLEY WOOGER -1 Okeh 05854 Conqueror 9724 Columbia 20329 37752
329 C-3375-1 GOOD OLD FASHIONED HOEDOWN -1 Okeh 05892 Conqueror 9724 Columbia C-174
330 C-3376-1 BEAVER CREEK -1 Okeh 05892 Conqueror 9927 C-174
8 October 1940 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (George Barnes [ld ac gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola], Dale “Smokey” Lohman [steel/vib-a-chord], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Alan Crackett [vcl-1/fiddle], poss. John Brown [piano]. Producer: Art Satherley)
331 C-3393-1 SINCE I LOST MY DARLING -2 Okeh 06028 Conqueror 9590
332 C-3394-1 THE MOUNTAINS WILL SEE HER FACE NO MORE -2 Okeh 05943 Conqueror 9726
333 C-3395-1 BE HONEST WITH ME Okeh 06028 Conqueror 9590
334 C-3396-1 MY DARLING OF THE VALLEY -2 Okeh 05943 Conqueror 9827
335 C-3397-1 I’LL COME BACK TO YOU -2-3 Okeh 05969 Conqueror 9726
336 C-3398-A ALL I EVER DO IS WAIT -1 Okeh 05969 Conqueror 9723
8 October 1940 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (George Barnes [ld ac gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola], Dale “Smokey” Lohman [steel/vib-a-chord], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Alan Crackett [vcl-1/fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
337 C-3547-1 LONESOME FOR YOU, ANNABELLE -1 Okeh 06149 Conqueror 9827
338 C-3548-1 I’LL BE BACK IN A YEAR (LITTLE DARLIN’) -2-3 Okeh 06053 Conqueror 9725 Columbia 20800
339 C-3549-1 I WON’T MIND -2-3 Okeh 06149 Conqueror 9723
340 C-3550-1 OLD MISSISSIPPI MOON -1 Okeh 06053 Conqueror 9722
28 January 1941 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [vcl-3/rh gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], poss Gale “Sally Foster” Ryan [drums/traps], Alan Crackett [vcl-1/fiddle], prob. John Brown [piano]. Producer: Art Satherley)
341 C-3585-1 I’VE GOT A GIRL IN EV’RY STATE -1(lead) -2 Okeh 06230 Conqueror 9725
342 C-3586-1 SING IT FAST AND HOT -1 Okeh 06230 Conqueror 9722
343 C-3587-1 DOUBLE-CROSSING MAMA -1 Okeh 06102 Conqueror 9727
344 C-3588-1 ROLLIN’ ALONG -1-3 Okeh 06102 Conqueror 9727
2 June 1941 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (Ralph "Rusty" Gill [vcl-3/ld gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-4/bass], Alan Crackett [vcl-1/fiddle], prob. John Brown [piano], Reggie Cross [harmonica]. Producer: Art Satherley)
345 C-3823-1 DARLING, DO YOU LOVE ANOTHER?-2-4 Okeh 06576 Conqueror 9830
346 C-3824-1 SERGEANT! CAN YOU SPARE A GIRL? -3 Okeh 06436 Conqueror 9825 Columbia C-491
347 C-3825-1 SMILES THROUGH TEAR DROPS Conqueror 9830
348 C-3826-1 YOU WERE RIGHT AND I WAS WRONG-3 Okeh 06628 Conqueror 9831
349 C-3827-1 DON’T SAY GOODBYE LITTLE DARLING-2-4 Okeh 06436 Conqueror 9825 Columbia C-491
350 C-3828-1 I’LL LOVE YOU TILL I DIE -2-4 Okeh 06576 Conqueror 9831
351 C-3829-1 THERE’S NO PLACE FOR THE DEVIL IN MY HOME Conqueror 9832
352 C-3830-1 AN OLD REVIVAL MEETIN’ -1 Conqueror 9832
10 June 1941 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers/*Sweet Violet Boys (Gale “Sally Foster” Ryan [vcl-1],Salty Holmes [vcl-2/rh gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-3/mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crackett [vcl-4/fiddle], John Brown [piano], Ralph "Rusty" Gill [harmonica]. Producer: Art Satherley)
353 C-3867-1 DOUBLE CROSSIN’ DADDY -1 Okeh 06285 Conqueror 9826
354 C-3868-1 POOL PLAYIN’ PAPA -1 Okeh 06361
355 C-3869-1 IT MAKES NO NEVER MIND -1 Okeh 06361
356 C-3870-1 I’LL BE WAITING FOR YOU DARLING -1 Okeh 06285 Conqueror 9826 Columbia 20800
357 C-3871-1 NELLIE’S NOT THE SAME NELL NOW -4 Okeh 06628 Conqueror 9828
358 C-3872-1 TELL ME LITTLE GAL, AIN’T I YOUR FELLER? -2-3-4 Okeh 06532 Conqueror 9829
359 C-3873-1 MY HEAD WENT ROUND AND ROUND* -2 Okeh 06482 Conqueror 9828
360 C-3874-1 DON’T THINK ANYMORE ABOUT ME -3-4 Okeh 06532, Conqueror 9829
27 June 1942 [live-WLS National Barn Dance] Normal, ILL - Prairie Ramblers with Patsy Montana ( Rubye Rebecca “Patsy Montana” Blevins-Rose [vcl-2/vcl duet-1/rh gt], Floyd Lee “Salty” Holmes [vcl/rh gt/harmonica/vcl duet-1], Ralph “Rusty” Gill [vcl/rh gt], Charles Gilbert “Chick” Hurt [vcl/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl/bass], Alan Crockett [vcl/fiddle])
36001 THERE’S A LOVE KNOW IN MY LARIAT -1
36002 I’D LOVE TO BE A COWBOY -2
36003 I WANT TO BE A COWBOYS SWEETHEART-2
+ unknown titles by The Prairie Rambler
December 1945 Universal Recording Corp., 46 East Walton St., Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (incl. Bernice Smith)
361 181 FAREWELL BLUES Mercury 2042
362 182 YOU AIN'T GOT NO HILLBILLY ANYMORE 6019 6143
363 183 MAKE ROOM IN YOUR HEART FOR A FRIEND 2042
364 184 MANY TEARS AGO 6019
April 1946 Universal Recording Corp., 46 East Walton St., Chicago, IL -Rex Allen & Prairie Ramblers
365 351 YOU STARTED HONKY-TONKIN¢ 6008
366 352 ATOMIC POWER 6008
367 353 QUEEN OF RODEO 6021 6061/BDP-15192
368 354 AFTER YOUR SUNSHINE TURNS TO RAIN 6021 6203
4 September 1946 Universal Recording Corp., 46 East Walton St., Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (Rusty Gill (vcl), Bernice Smith, & vocal trio)
369 511 I DON'T LOVE ANYBODY BUT YOU 6023
370 512 SOUTH 6023
371 513 THE GIRL AT THE END OF THE BAR 6032
372 514 I'M A MARRIED MAN 6032
18 February 1947 WGN Studios, Chicago, IL - Rusty Gill & Prairie Ramblers
373 724 OPEN THAT DOOR, HIRAM 6035 6283
374 725 JOLIE BLON 6035 6283
22 July 1947 Chicago, IL - Rusty Gill & The Prarie Ramblers
375 894 OUR HOUR (THE PUPPY LOVE SONG) 6051
376 895 HAVE A HEART 6051
377 896 YOU'VE GOT ME IN THE DOGHOUSE NOW 6072
378 897 YOU'RE THE FLY IN MY OINTMENT 6072
December 1947 poss. Universal Recording Corp., 46 East Walton St., Chicago, IL - Rusty Gill & Prairie Ramblers
379 1483 HULA HULA BABIES [ANNIE¢S LITTLE FANNIE] 6097
380 1484 THAT NEW VITAMINE 6097
381 1485 BROKEN HEART FOR SALE 6116
382 1486 DEED WE DO 6143
383 1487 DON'T SEND MY BOY TO PRISON 6116
December 1947 poss. Universal Recording Corp., 46 East Walton St., Chicago. IL - Rusty Gill & Prairie Ramblers
384 1492 JUST A MINUTE 6167
385 1493 EASY TO PLEASE 6101
386 1494 WISH I WAS ON THAT TRAIN 6167
387 1495 NO OTHER DARLIN' 6101

ALBUMS
Cattle [GER] LP-24 The Very Early Patsy Montana & The Prairie Ramblers: My Dear Old Arizona Home; With A Banjo On My Knee; He's A Wild And Reckless Cowboy; Singing In The Saddle; Waltz Of The Hills; Cowboy Rhythm; When The Flowers Of Montana Are Blooming; I Love My Daddy Too; Chuck Wagon Blues; Riding The Sunset Trail; There's A Ranch In The Sky; I Wanna Be A Cowboy's Sweetheart N°2 - 81
Cattle [GER] LP-25 The Cowboy's Sweetheart: I'm An Old Cowhand; High Falutin' Newton; Strawberry Roan; Your Own Sweet Darlin' Wife; Montana; Shy Anne From Old Cheyenne; Little Sweetheart Of The Ozarks; Old Nevada Moon; My Million Dollar Smile; I 'D Love To Be A Cowgirl; The Moon Hangs Low On The Ohio; My Song Of The West - 81
Cattle [GER] LP-32 Tex's Dance: I'm Rolling On; Next Year; Tex's Dance; Blue River; Jim's Windy Mule; Deep Elm Blues; Yip, Yip, Yowie I'm An Eagle; Truckin'; Hop Pickin' Time In Happy Valley; If The Stork Comes To Our House; Boots And Saddle; On Treasure Island; I'm Looking For The Bully Of The Town; There's A Man That Comes To Our House; I'll Be Hanged; What Would You Give In Exchange For Your Mother-In-Law -82
Columbia FC-38909 Columbia Historic Edition: Deep Elem Blues; A Rip Rip-Snortin', Two Gun-Gal; Monkeys Is The Craziest People; Gonna Have A Feast Here Tonight; Hi-Falutin' Newton; I Haven't Got A Pot To Cook In; I Want To Be A Cowboy's Sweetheart; With A Banjo On My Knee; Goodbye To Old Mexico; Cowboy Rhythm; There's A Man That Comes To Our House - 84 w. Patsy Montana
Cowgirlboy [GER] LP-5017 Sing It Fast And Hot: Sing It Fast And Hot; I've Got A Gal In Ev'ry State; Hurry Johnny Hurry; Sweet Violets No.3; Isle Of Capri; Put On An Old Pair Of Shoes; You Were Right And I Was Wrong (Voc. Rusty Gill); Nellie's Not The Same Nell Now (Voc. Alan Crockett); You Oughta See My Fanny Dance; Backyard Stomp; I Won't Mind; Lonesome For You Annabelle; Darling Do You Love Another?; I'll Love You Till I Die; Down On The Farm; Hinky Dinky Parley Voo No.2 - 90
Bronco Buster [GER] CD-9038 Swingin' Down The Orchard Lane: Swingin' Down The Orchard Lane; Sixty-Seven Gals In Savannah; Jug Rag; Lady In Red; I'll Never Say Never Again; I Haven't Got A Pot To Cook In; Put On An Old Pair Of Shoes; They're Burning Down The House I Was Brung Up In; Walking In My Sleep; Gee But It's Great To Meet A Friend (From Your Hometown); Red Sails In The Sunset; Put On Your Old Grey Bonnet; She Come Rolling Down The Mountain; Headin' For The Rio Grande; Just Come On In; Ridin' Down The Canyon; Round And Round (Yas Yas Yas); That Old Hometown Of Mine (Is Still Alive); Music Goes Round And Round; Down By The Old Mill Stream - 97
BACM [UK] CD D 048 The Oregon Trail : All I Ever Do Is Wait; I’ll Be Back In A Year Little Darling; You’re The Fly In My Ointment; Have A Heart Taft-Hartley; Will I Ride The Range In Heaven; Answer To I’ll Be Back In A Year; I’ll Love You Till I Die; I’m A Married Man; Nellie’s Not The Same Nell Now; There’s A Man That Comes To Our House; Old Mississippi Moon; The Oregon Trail; The Girl At The End Of The Bar; Yip Yip Yowie, I’m An Eagle; You Were Right And I Was Wrong; I Love My Fruit; Darling Do You Love Another; Deed We Do; Ghost In The Graveyard; I’m Looking For The Bully Of The Town; Easy On The Eye - 03
BACM [UK] CD D 149 Back To My Mountain Home: We Parted By The Riverside; Just A Kerosine Lamp; This World Is Not My Home; Do Lord Remember Me; Back To My Mountain Home; Isle Of Capri; What Would You Give In Exchange For Your Soul; Maple On The Hill Part 2; There's More Pretty Girls Than One; Life Is A Mighty Long Time; Kansas City Rag; Smokey Mountain Schottische; In The Doghouse Now; Mistook In The Woman I Love; I Wish I Had Never Seen Sunshine; By The Grave Of Nobody's Darling; You Ought To See My Fannie Dance; Back Yard Stomp; Since I Lost My Darling; Be Honest With Me; Tell Me Little Gal Ain't I Your Feller; Don't Think Anymore About Me - 06
BACM [UK] CD D 319 The Prairtie Ramblers, vol. 3 – Huckleberry Picnic: Huckleberry Picnic; Lonesome Road; The Story Of Seven Roses; Ridin' Old Paint In The Sky; Old Revival Meeting; Father Put The Cow Away; Silver Dew On The Bluegrass Tonight; We Ain't Got No Hillbilly Any More; Moon Over Montana; When Grandpa Got His Whiskers Caught; No Vacancy; Ida Red (instr.); At The Hillbilly Dance; Spiders In The Alcohol (instr.); Alabama Jubilee; One Step More; When The Sun Goes Down; Shortnin' Bread; I'm Just A Poor Hillbilly Looking For A Hill; Somebody Knows; Poor Little Fiddle (instr.); Texas Blues; Charmaine (instr.); Please Don't Leave Me; Possum Up A Gum Stump (instr.); Freight Train Boogie; My Wubba Dolly; Coney Island Washboard Blues; Uncle Eph's Got The Coon; St Louis Blues (nstr.); Easy To Please - 10
BACM [UK] CD D 353 Jim's Windy Mule: Jim's Windy Mule; Down By The Old Mill Stream; Down On The Farm; Gee But It's Great To Meet A Friend From Your Hometown; Hinky Dinky Parley Voo Pt.1; Hinky Dinky Parley Voo Pt.2; Hop Picking Time In Happy Valley; I Give In So Easy; I Haven't Got A Pot To Cook In; Medley Of Bar Room Songs; My Head Went Round And Round; Out On Your Old Grey Bonnet; Sweet Violets pt.1; They're Burning Down The House I Was Brung Up In; Sweet Violets Pt. 2; Walking In My Sleep; Sweet Violets Pt.3; You're A Dog; Round And Round Yas Yas Yas; She Came Rolling Down The Mountain; Back Yard Stomp;Let's All Get Good And Drunk; Lulu From Honolulu – 11 as by Sweet Violet Boys (ARC/Columbia labels singles)
For more albums see Patsy Montana


SINGLES
Victor / Bluebird (1933)
23856 Next Year / Go Easy Blues - 01-34
23859 Kentucky Blues / I Want My Mama Blues - 01-34 w. Salty Homes
B-5302 Blue River / Tex's Dance - 01-34 (reissued on Montgomery Ward M-4472 in 04-34)
B-5303 Kentucky Blues / I Want My Mama - 01-34 w. Salty Homes (reissued on Montgomery Ward M-4423 in 02-34)
B-5320 Go Easy Blues / Do Blues - 02-34 (reissued on Montgomery Ward M-4418 in 02-34)
B-5322 Gonna Have A Feast Here Tonight / Shady Grove My Darling - 02-34 (reissued on Montgomery Ward M-4471 in 04-34)
B-5395 Rolling On / Next Year - 04-34 (reissue, reissued on Montgomery Ward M-4483 in 04-34)
B-5973 Homesick For My Old Cabin / Home Corral - 07-35 w. Ruby Blevins (Patsy Montana)
ARC / Columbia (1935-41)
Melotone
M13345 Fingerprints / Flemington Kidnapping Trial - 03-35 w. Floyd Carter (also on Banner 33378)
M13412 That Old Home Town Of Mine / Gonna Have A Big Feast Here Tonight- 05-35 w. Patsy Montana (also on Banner 33445, Romeo 5470, Oriole 8470, Perfect 13145)
M13416 The World Is Not My Home / Do Lord Remember Me - 05-35 w. Patsy Montana (also on Banner 33449, Romeo 5475, Oriole 8475, Perfect 13147)
M13424 Put On An Old Pair Of Shoes / Isle Of Capri - 06-35 w. Patsy Montana (also on Banner 33457, Romeo 5476, Oriole 8476, Perfect 13148)
M13441 When I Grow Too Old To Dream / Just A Kerosene Lamp - 07-35 w. Patsy Montana (also on Banner 33474, Romeo 5486, Oriole 8486, Perfect 13158)
M350925 Jack of All Trades / I'm Rollin' On - 09-35
M5-11-51 Deep Elm Blues / Just Because - 11-35 w. Patsy Montana
M5-11-52 Nobody's Darling But Mine / You Look Pretty In An Evening Gown - 11-35 w. Patsy Montana
M5-11-53 I'll Never Say Never Again Again / The Lady In Red - 11-35
M5-11-56 I Wanna Be A Cowboy's Sweetheart / Ridin' Old Paint - 11-35 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
M5-11-64 Truckin' / Swinging Down The Old Orchard Lane - 11-35
M6-01-53 The Oregon Trail / Roll Along, Prarie Moon - 01-36
M6-02-51 Take Me Back To My Boots And Saddle / On Treasure Island - 02-36 (reissue)
M6-04-51 The Music Goes 'Round And Around / Just Come On In - 04-36
M6-04-53 The She Buckaroo / Sweetheart Of The Saddle - 04-36 w. Patsy Montana
M6-05-61 If The Stork Comes To Our House / Jim's Windy Mule - 05-36
M6-06-58 The Wheel Of The Wagon Is Broken / Give Me A Home In Wyoming - 06-36 w. Patsy Montana
M6-07-54 Woman's Answer To Nobody's Darling / Put On An Old Pair Of Shoes - 07-36 w. Patsy Montana (A)/Salty Homes (B)(reissue)
M6-07-55 Lone Star / Old Black Mountain Trail - 07-36 w. Patsy Montana
M6-08-52 Gold Coast Express / Woman's Answer To Nobody's Darling - 08-36 w. Patsy Montana
M6-08-56 Ridin' Down The Canyon Where The Desert Sun Goes / I'm Looking For The Bully Of The Town - 08-36
M6-09-58 Blazin' The Trail / Montana - 09-36 w. Patsy Montana
M6-09-60 What Would You Give In Exchange For Your Soul / Maple On The Hill, Part 2 - 09-36 w. Patsy Montana
M6-10-58 We Parted By The Rivers / There's More Pretty Girls Than One - 10-36 w. Patsy Montana
M6-11-70 How Beautiful Heaven Must Be / Let Jesus Hold My Hand - 11-36 w. Patsy Montana
M6-12-58 Jug Rag / That Old Home Town Of Mine - 12-36
M7-01-52 Echo From The Hills / I'm An Old Cowhand - 01-37 w. Patsy Montana
M7-01-64 Life Is A Mighty Long Time / Back To My Mountain Home - 01-37
M7-02-52 Chuck Wagon Blues / Goin' Back To Old Montana - 02-37 w. Patsy Montana
M7-02-56 Are You From Dixie? / The Preacher And The Bear - 02-37
M7-03-60 Your Own Sweet Darling Wife / Baby's Lullaby - 03-37
M7-04-69 I'm A Wild And Reckless Cowboy / With A Banjo On My Knee - 04-37 w. Patsy Montana
M7-05-67 Somebody's Darling Not Mine / Little Joe - 05-37
M7-05-74 A Cowboy Honeymoon / I Wanna Be A Cowboy's Sweetheart No. 2 - 05-37 w. Patsy Montana
M7-06-53 I'm In The Doghouse Now / Snowflakes - 06-37
M7-07-65 I'll Ber True To The One I love / Paint A Rose On The Garden Wall - 07-37
M7-08-54 I Only Want A Buddy Not A Sweetheart / Pride Of The Prairie - 08-37 w. Patsy Montana
M7-08-60 Bacon Rind / Raise The Roof In Georgia - 08-37
M7-09-51 There's No Disappointment In Heaven / Will I Ride The Range In Heaven - 09-37 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
M7-09-52 Gee, But It's Great To meet A Friend / The Story Of Seven Roses - 09-37
M7-11-61 Smokey Mountain Schottische / Kansas City Rag - 11-37 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
M7-12-51 There's A Ranch In The Sky / Ridin' The Sunset Trail - 12-37 w. Patsy Montana
M8-01-54 Uncle Eph's Got The Coon / Mistook In The Woman I Love - 01-38
M8-03-56 When The Cactus Blossoms / Out On The Lone Prairie - 03-38 w. Patsy Montana
M8-04-59 I Wish I Had Never Seen Sunshine / By The Grave Of Nobody's Darling - 04-38 w. Patsy Montana
Conqueror
8503 The World Is Not My Home / Do Lord Remember Me - 05-35
8516 That Old Home Town Of Mine / Gonna Have A Big Feast Here Tonight - 06-35 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
8536 When I Grow Too Old To Dream / Isle Of Capri - 08-35 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
8556 Hop Pickin' Time In Happy Valley / Put On A New Pair Of Shoes 10-35 w. Patsy Montana
8573 Nobody's Darling But Mine / You Look Pretty In An Evening Gown - 11-35 w. Patsy Montana
8575 Ridin' Old Paint / I Wanna Be A Cowboy's Sweetheart - 11-35 w. Patsy Montana
8576 The Oregon Trail / Red Sails In The Sunset - 11-35 w. Patsy Montana
8580 Deep Elm Blues / Just Because - 12-35 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
8600 Down By The Old Mill Stream / Put On Your Old Grey Bonnet - 01-36 w. Patsy Montana
8602 Take Me Back To My Boots And Saddle / On Treasure Island - 01-36 w. Patsy Montana
8609 Roll Along Prairie Moon / Truckin' - 01-36 w. Patsy Montana
8628 The Music Goes 'Round And Around / If The Stork Comes To Our House - 04-36 w. Patsy Montana
8630 The She Buckaroo / Sweetheart Of The Saddle - 04-36 w. Patsy Montana
8646 Jim's Windy Mule / Just Come On In - 05-36 w. Patsy Montana
8654 The Wheel Of The Wagon Is Broken / Give Me A Home In Wyoming - 06-36 w. Patsy Montana
8655 Woman's Answer To Nobody's Darling / Put On An Old Pair Of Shoes - 06-36 w. Salty Holmes (B)
8695 Lone Star / Old Black Mountain Trail - 10-36 w. Patsy Montana
8709 Gold Coast Express / Woman's Answer To Nobody's Darling - 11-36 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
8710 I'm Looking For The Bully Of The Town / Ridin' Down The Canyon Where The Desert Sun Goes - 11-36 w. Patsy Montana
8711 Blazin' The Trail / Montana - 11-36 w. Patsy Montana
8712 What Would You Give In Exchange For Your Soul / Maple On The Hill, Part 2 - 11-36 w. Patsy Montana
8713 We Parted By The Rivers / There's More Pretty Girls Than One - 11-36 w. Patsy Montana
8726 How Beautiful Heaven Must Be / Let Jesus Hold My Hand - 11-36 w. Patsy Montana
8744 Echo From The Hills / I'm An Old Cowhand - 01-37 w. Patsy Montana
8754 That Old Home Town Of Mine / Jug Rag - 01-37 w. Patsy Montana
8759 Life Is A Mighty Long Time / Back To My Mountain Home - 02-37 w. Patsy Montana
8786 I'm A Wild And Reckless Cowboy / With A Banjo On My Knee - 04-37 w. Patsy Montana
8811 There's No Disappointment In Heaven / Will I Ride The Range In Heaven - 07-37 w. Patsy Montana
8826 My Baby's Lullaby / Your Own Sweet Darling Wife - 08-37 w. Patsy Montana
8827 Chuck Wagon Blues / Going Back To Old Montana - 08-37 w. Patsy Montana
8830 Bacon Rind / Raise The Roof In Georgia - 08-37 w. Patsy Montana
8831 Smokey Mountain Schottische / Kansas City Rag - 08-37 w. Patsy Montana
8832 Somebody's Darling Not Mine / In The Doghouse Now - 08-37 w. Patsy Montana
8853 A Cowboy Honeymoon / I've Found My Cowboy Sweetheart - 09-37 w. Patsy Montana
8887 There's A Ranch In The Sky / Ridin' The Sunset Trail - 12-37 w. Patsy Montana
8891 I'll Be True To The One I Love / Paint A Rose On The Garden Wall - 12-37 w. Patsy Montana
8892 Cactus Blossoms / Maple On The Hill No. 4 - 12-37 w. Patsy Montana
8893 Pride Of The Prairie / I Only Want A Buddy Not A Sweetheart - 12-37 w. Patsy Montana
8935 Uncle Eph's Got The Coon / Mistook In The Woman I Love - 01-38 w. Patsy Montana
8975 I Wish I Had Never Seen Sunshine / By The Grave Of Nobody's Darling - 04-38 w. Patsy Montana
8976 Ten Little Miles / On The Sunny Side Of The Rockie - 04-38 w. Patsy Montana
8977 Headin' For The Rio Grande / Hide, Wide, And Handsome - 04-38 w. Patsy Montana
8978 Nobody Loves My Soul / Does Jesus Care - 04-38 w. Patsy Montana
8979 My Dear Old Arizona Home / Little Rose Of The Prairie - 04-38 w. Patsy Montana
8980 Someone To Go Home To / Out On The Lone Prairie - 04-38 w. Patsy Montana
8981 Little Sweetheat Of The Ozarks / Shine On Rocky Mountain Moonlight -04-38 w. Patsy Montana
9002 She Was A Traveling Man / I'll Be Hanged - 05-38 w. Patsy Montana
9003 Rodeo Sweetheart / The Waltz Of The Hills - 05-38 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
9024 Old Cowboy / Fetch Me Down My Trusty - 06-38 w. Patsy Montana
9066 There's A Man That Comes To Our House / Gee,But's Great To Meet A Friend - 38 as by Sweet Violet Boys (reissue)
9067 Sweet Violets No. 3 / Hinky Dinky Parlez Vous - 38 as by Sweet Violet Boys (reissue)
9099 I Wish I'd Never Been Born / We're The Sweet Violet Boys - 10-38 as by Sweet Violet Boys
9109 Somebody Knows / Mountain Home - 11-38 w. Patsy Montana
9110 Somebody's Smile / Poor Ole Davy - 11-38 w. Patsy Montana
9118 I'm A-Ridin' Up Old Kentucky Mountain / The Strawberry Roan - 12-38 w. Patsy Montana
9119 High Falutin' Newton / You'll Have To Wait Till My Ship Comes In - 12-38 w. Patsy Montana
9120 An Old Saddle For Sale / Give Me A Straight Shootin' Cowboy - 12-38 w. Patsy Montana
9153 I've Got A Pocketful Of Dreams / The Lonesome Trail Ain't Lonesome Any More - 01-39 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
9192 You're The Only Star In My Blue Heaven / That's Where The West Begins - 05-39 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
9224 Stamp Collector / Fly, Butterfly, Fly - 04-39 as by Sweet Violet Boys
9225 Chiselin' Daddy / I Married A Mouse Of A Man - 04-39 as by Sweet Violet Boys 9263 Singing In The Saddle / Rip-Rip-Snortin' Two Gun Girl - 08-39 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
9264 The Lord Is Watching Over Me / Only One Step More - 08-39 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
9265 Please Send Me To Jail Judge / They Can't Shoot Me In The Morning - 08-39 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
9272 Hitch Up The Horse And Buggy / Sour Dough Dan - 08-39 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
9322 I'd Love To Be A Cowboy / I Wanna Be A Western Cowgirl - 01-40 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
9323 My Million Dollar Smile / Back On Montana Plains - 01-40 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
9326 Just Because You're In Deep Elem / I Just Don't Care Anymore - 02-40 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
9327 Back In '67 / You Can't Break The Heart Of A Farmer - 02-40 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
9422 My Pinto Pony / The Moon Hangs Low (On The Ohio) - 09-40 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
9423 Shy Little Anne From Cheyenne / I Want To Be A Cowboy's Dream Girl - 09-40 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
9424 Leanin' On The Old Top Rail / Swing Time Cowgirl - 09-40 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
9443 There's A Man That Comes To Our House / Gee,But's Great To Meet A Friend - 10-40 as by Sweet Violet Boys (reissue)
9445 Fly, Butterfly, Fly, No. 2 / Father, Put The Cow Away (w. Gale Ryan) - 10-40 as by Sweet Violet Boys (reissue)
9446 I Give In So Easy / Show Me A Man That Won't Want Women - 02-40 w. Gale Ryan as by Sweet Violet Boys
9588 Get Hot Or Go Home / Sugar Hill - 01-41 (reissue)
9590 Since I Lost My Darling / Be Honest With Me - 01-41
9669 Maple On The Hill No. 4 / (The Westerners) - 03-41
9678 Old Nevada Moon / My Song Of The West - 04-41 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
9717 Dese Bones Gwine Rise Again / Wine Women And Song - 05-41 w. Patsy Montan (reissue)
9722 Sing It Fast And Hot / Old Mississippi Moon - 06-41 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
9723 All I Ever Do Is Wait / I Won't Mind - 06-41 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
9724 Booley Wooger / Good Old Fashioned Hoe Down - 06-41 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
9725 I'll Be Back In A Year (Little Darlin') / I've Got A Gal In Ev'ry State - 06-41 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
9726 I'll Come Back To You / The Mountains Will See Her Face No More - 06-41 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
9727 Little Turtle Dove / Double Crossing Mama - 06-41 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
9754 Rustic Schottische / Smoky Mountain Schottische - 08-41 (reissue)
9755 Kansas City Rag / (The Massey Family) - 08-41 (reissue)
9778 I Wanna Be A Cowboy's Sweetheart No.2 / Rodeo Sweetheart - 10-41 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
9825 Don't Say Goodbye Little Darling / Sergeant! Can You Spare A Girl - 11-41 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
9826 Answer To I'll Be Waiting For You / Double Crossin' Daddy - 11-41 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
9827 My Darling Of The Valley / Lonesome For You Annabelle - 11-41 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
9828 My Head Went 'Round And 'Round / Nellie's Not The Same Nell Now - 11-41 (reissue)
9829 Don't Think Anymore About Me / Tell Me Little Gal Ain't I Your Feller? - 11-41 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
9830 Smile Through Tear Drops / Darling Do You Love Another? - 11-41
9831 I'll Love You Til I Die / You Were Right And I Was Wrong - 11-41
9832 An Old Revival Meetin / There's No Place For The Devil In My Home - 11-41
Vocalion (some singles reissued on OKeh with original number)
03110 Put On Your Old Grey Bonnet / Sweet Violets - 36 as by Sweet Violet Boys
03218 Sweet Birds / Yip, Yip, Yowie, I'm An Eagle - 36 as by Sweet Violet Boys
03219 She Came Rolling Down The Mountain / When It's Hop Pickin' Time In Happy Valley - 36 as by Sweet Violet Boys
03256 Sweet Violets, No.2 / Down By The Old Mill Stream - 36 as by Sweet Violet Boys
03281 Hinky Dinky Parlez Vous / Medley Of Bar Room Songs - 36 as by Sweet Violet Boys
03327 Down On The Farm / Hinky Dinky Parlez Vous No. 2 - 36 as by Sweet Violet Boys
03402 Hurry, Johnny, Hurry / I Haven't Got A Pot To Cook In - 36 as by Sweet Violet Boys
03587 Jim's Windy Mule / Sweet Violets, No. 3 - 37 as by Sweet Violet Boys
03663 Round And Round /They're Burning Down The House - 37 as by Sweet Violet Boys
03766 There's A Man That Comes To Our House / Gee,But's Great To Meet A Friend - 37 as by Sweet Violet Boys
04010 What Would You Give In Exchange / Walkin' In My Sleep - 38 as by Sweet Violet Boys
04023 Cowboy Rhythm / Little Sweetheart Of The Ozarks - 04-38 w. Patsy Montana
04039 Headin' For The Rio Grande / Hide Wide And Handsome - 04-38 w. Patsy Montana
04076 Rodeo Sweetheart / The Waltz Of The Hills - 05-38 w. Patsy Montana
04092 Traveling Man / Fetch Me Down My Trusty - 05-38 w. Patsy Montana
04134 Nobody Loves My Soul / Does Jesus Care - 06-38 w. Patsy Montana
04135 Big Moon / Shine On Rocky Mountain Moonnight - 06-38
04218 I'll Be Hanged / Sixty Seven Gals In Savannah - 07-38
04247 My Dear Old Arizona Home / Little Rose Of The Prairie - 07-38 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
04291 Someone To Go Home To / Old Cowboy - 08-38 w. Patsy Montana
04427 Lonesome Trail Ain't Lonesome Anymore / I've Got A Pocketful Of Dreams - 10-38 w. Patsy Montana
04428 I Wish I'd Never Been Born / We're The Sweet Violet Boys - 10-38 as by Sweet Violet Boys
04469 Woman's Answer To Nobody's Darling / Gold Coast - 12-38 w. Patsy Montana
04482 The Strawberry Roan / High Falutin' Newton - 12-38 w. Patsy Montana (reissue)
04518 The Wheel Of The Wagon Is Broken / Give Me A Home In Wyoming - 12-38 w. Patsy Montana
04528 Back Yard Stomp / You Oughta See My Fannie Dance - 12-38 as by Sweet Violet Boys
03469 By The Grave Of Nobody's Darling / I hope You Have Been True - ca 38
04568 That's Where The West Begins / You're The Only Star - 01-39 w. Patsy Montana
04601 Mountain Home / Weary Troubled Me - 02-39 w. Patsy Montana
04672 I Wonder If You Feel The Way I Do / Somebody's Smile - 03-39 w. Patsy Montana
04689 Singin' In The Saddle / Rip Hip Snortin' Two Gun Gal - 03-39 w. Patsy Montana
04714 Chiselin' Daddy / I Married A Mouse Of A Man - 04-39 as by Sweet Violet Boys
04729 Please Send Me To Jail, Judge / They Can't Shoot Me In The Morning - 04-39 w. Patsy Montana
04742 I'm Ridin' Up The Old Kentucky Mountain / Handsome Joe - 04-39 w. Patsy Montana
04756 Stamp Collector / Fly, Butterfly, Fly - 04-39 as by Sweet Violet Boys
04796 The Lord Is Watching Over Me / Only One Step More - 05-39 w. Patsy Montana
04868 Hitch Up The Horse And The Buggy / Sour Dough Dan - 07-39 w. Patsy Montana
04899 I Just Don't Care Any More / Just Because You're In Deep Elm - 07-39 w. Patsy Montana
04936 Back In 67 / You Can't Break The Heart Of A Farmer - 07-39 w. Patsy Montana
05002 Down The Lane Of Memory / Who Will Love You When I'm Gone - 09-39
05081 Gotta Hit The Texas Trail Tonight / I'm Goin West To Texas - 09-39 w. Patsy Montana
05162 Boy, Take Your Time / I Love My Fruit - 11-39 as by Sweet Violet Boys
05164 Old Nevada Moon / My Million Dollar Smile - 11-39 w. Patsy Montana
05217 My Song Of The West / I Wanna Be A Western Cowgirl - 11-39
05229 Chiselin' Mama / Sally Let Your Bangs Hang Down - 12-39 as by Sweet Violet Boys
05231 Please Come Home / I'm Just A Poor Hillbilly Looking For A Hill - 12-39
05283 The Widow's Lament / You're A Dog - 01-40 as by Sweet Violet Boys
05284 I'd Love To Be A Cowboy / The Moon Hangs Low (On The Ohio) - 01-40 w. Patsy Montana
05334 My Pinto Pony / Back On Montana Plains - 01-40 w. Patsy Montana
05368 I Give In So Easy / Show Me A Man That Won't Want Women - 02-40 w. Gale Ryan as by Sweet Violet Boys
05412 On Mexico's Beautiful Shore / I'm Gonna Fix Your Wagon - 03-40 as by Sweet Violet Boys
05426 Leanin' On The Ole Top Rail / Swing The Cowgirl - 03-40 w. Patsy Montana
05461 Fly, Butterfly, Fly, No. 2 / Father, Put The Cow Away (w. Gale Ryan) - 04-40 as by Sweet Violet Boys
05498 Lulu From Honolulu / You've Got To See Mama Every Night - 05-40 as by Sweet Violet Boys
OKeh
05681 I'm Wasting My Time / Scarecrow Song - 06-40 as by Sweet Violet Boys
05854 Get Hot Or Go Home / Booley Wooger - 11-40 w. Patsy Montana
05878 Sugar Hill / Wine Women And Song - 11-40 w. Patsy Montana
05892 Beaver Creek / Good Old Fashioned Hoedown - 12-40 w. Patsy Montana
05943 The Mountains Will See Her Face No More / My Darling Of The Valley - 01-41 w. Patsy Montana
05969 I'll Come Back To You / All I Ever Do Is Wait - 01-41 w. Patsy Montana
06028 Since I Lost My Darling / Be Honest With Me - 01-41 w. Patsy Montana
06053 I'll Be Back In A Year / Old Missouri Moon - 02-41 w. Patsy Montana
06102 Double Crossing Mama / Rollin' Along - 03-41 w. Patsy Montana
06149 I Won't Mind / Lonesome For You Annabelle - 04-41 w. Patsy Montana
06230 I've Got A Gal In Every State / Sing It Fast And Hot - 06-41
06243 I'll Never Say Never Again Again / The Lady In Red - 06-41 w. Patsy Montana
06285 I'll Be Waiting For You Darling / Double Crossin' Daddy - 07-41
06361 Pool Playing Papa / It Makes No Never Mind - 08-41
06436 Sergeant, Can You Spare A Girl / Don't Say Goodbye, Little Darling - 10-41
06482 My Head Went Round And Round / Let's All Get Good And Drunk - 11-41 as by Sweet Violet Boys
Columbia (all reissues)
37602/20201 I Wanna Be A Cowboy's Sweetheart / Ridin' Old Paint - 07-47 w. Patsy Montana
37603/20202 Maple On The Hill / What Would You Give In Exchange For Your Soul - 07-47
37606/20205 Nobody's Darling But Mine / You Look Pretty In An Evening Gown - 07-47
37609/20208 Put On Your Old Grey Bonnet / Sweet Violets - 07-47 as by Sweet Violet Boys
37610/20209 How Beautiful Heaven Must Be / Jesus Hold My Hand - 07-47
37615/20214 Sweet Violets, No.2 / Down By The Old Mill Stream - 07-47 as by Sweet Violet Boys
37621/20220 Hurry, Johnny, Hurry / I Haven't Got A Pot To Cook In - 07-47 as by Sweet Violet Boys
37704/20283 Hinky Dinky Parlez Vous / Medley Of Bar Room Songs - 07-47 as by Sweet Violet Boys
37705/20284 Down On The Farm / Hinky Dinky Parlez Vous No. 2 - 36 as by Sweet Violet Boys
37752/20329 Get Hot Or Go Home / Booley Wooger - 08-47
37759/20336 Does Jesus Care? / Nobody Loves My Soul - 08-47
37762/20339 Only One Step More / The Lord Is Watching Over Me - 08-47
37764/20341 Jim's Windy Mule / Sweet Violets, No. 3 - 08-47 as by Sweet Violet Boys
37767/20344 Round And Round /They're Burning Down The House - 08-47 as by Sweet Violet Boys
37768/20345 There's A Man That Comes To Our House / Gee,But's Great To Meet A Friend - 08-47 as by Sweet Violet Boys
37773/20350 Back Yard Stomp / You Oughta See My Fannie Dance - 08-47 as by Sweet Violet Boys
37774/20351 Chiselin' Mama / Sally Let Your Bangs Hang Down - 08-47 as by Sweet Violet Boys
37775/20352 I Give In So Easy / Show Me A Man That Won't Want Women - 08-47 w. Gale Ryan as by Sweet Violet Boys
(Columbia 20000/20425 series are reissue of 36000 series, all issued in Spring 1948)
4-20800 Answer To I'll Be Back In A Year / I'll Be Back In A Year - 03-51
Mercury (1945-50)
2042 Farewell Blues / Make Room In Your Heart For A Friend - ca. 03-46
6008 Atomic Power / You Started Honky Tonkin' - ca. 05-46 w. Rex Allen
6019 Many Tears Ago / You Ain't Got No Hillbilly Anymore - ca. 11-46
6021 (Rex Allen:) After Your Sunshine Turns To Rain / Queen Of The Rodeo (w. Rex Allen) - ca. 12-46
6023 South / I Don't Love Anybody But You - ca. 01-47
6032 Girl At The End Of The Bar / I'm A Married Man - ca. 03-47
6035 Jolie Blon / Open That Door, Hiram - ca. 04-47
6051 Have A Heart, Taft Hartley / Our Hour (The Puppy Love Song) - 09-47 w. Rusty Gill
6072 You've Got Me In The Doghouse Now / You're The Fly In My Pointment - ca. 01-48
6097 That New Vitamin / Hula Hula Babies – 01-04-48
6101 Easy To Please / No Other Darlin' – 07-05-48
6116 Broken Heart For Sale / Don't Send My Boy To Prison – 01-08-48
6143 You Ain't Got No Hillbilly Anymore / Deed We Do – 15-11-48
6167 Just A Minute / Wish Iw As On That Train - ca. 02-49
6283-X45 Open Up That Door, Hiram (w. Rusty Gill)/ (The Oklahoma Wranglers:) Wrangler Boogie - ca. 06-10-50

Salty Holmes

SESSIONS
by Dick Grant & Adam Komorowski (with acknowledgements to Wayne W. Daniel; Willem Agenant; Bernd Kratochwil; Tyrone Settlemeir; Kevin Coffey; Tony Russell; Bob Pinson; Cary Ginnell; Cindy Ray Tucker; Lana Kolb; the late Martha Carson; Bertha Woodruff; Kenny & Jean Woodruff; Al Turner; Phillip J. Tricker; Michel Ruppli; Blacky Schwarz; Ronald Keppner; Erich Ottenschläger; Dagmar Binge; Colin Escott; Martin Hawkins, Jim Hayes, Mario Manciotti, Murray Kirch)
6 December 1933 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers/Los Chicos De La Praderas* (Floyd Lee “Salty Holmes [vcl-1/rh gt/harmonica], Patsy Montanat [vcl-2/gt], Charles Gilbert “Chick” Hurt [mandola/tenor banjo/rh gt],Shelby David “Tex” Atchison [fiddle/gt], Jack Taylor [bass], ? [percussion] + group vcl. Producer: Eli Oberstein)
001 BS-77238-1 GO EASY BLUES -1 Victor 23856 Bluebird B-5320 Eletradisk EL-2186 Sunrise S-3401-A Montgomery Ward M-4418
002 BS-77239-1 I’M ROLLING ON -1 -2 Bluebird B-5395-A Sunrise S-3476, HMV N-4357 Montgomery Ward M-4483
003 BS-77240-1 NEXT YEAR -1 Victor 23856 Bluebird B-5395 Sunrise S-3476 Montgomery Ward M-4483 HMV N-4357
000 BS-77241-1 DE BLUES Bluebird B-5320 Electradisk EL-2186 Sunrise S-3401 Montgomery Ward M-4418
004 BS-77242-1 I WANT MY MAMA - BLUES -1 Victor 23859 Bluebird B-5303 Electradisk EL-2173 Sunrise S-3384 Montgomery Ward M-4423
000 BS-77243-1 KENTUCKY BLUES Victor 23859 Bluebird B-5303 Electradisk EL-2173 Sunrise S-3384 Montgomery Ward M-4423
000 BS-77244-1 TEX’S DANCE (DANZA DE TEXAS)* -instr. Bluebird B-5302 Sunrise S-3383 Montgomery Ward M-4472
000 BS-77245-1 BLUE RIVER (RIO AZUL)* -instr.- Bluebird B-5302 Sunrise S-3383 Montgomery Ward M-4472
005 BS-77246-1 SHADY GROVE MY DARLING -1 Bluebird B-5322 Sunrise S-3403 Montgomery Ward M-4471-A
000 BS-77247-1 HOMESICK FOR MY OLD CABIN -2 Bluebird B-5973
000 BS-77248-1 HOME CORRAL -2 Bluebird B-5973
000 BS-77249-2 MONTANA PLAINS Bluebird B-5404 Montgomery Ward M-4484
000 BS-77250-2 WALTZ OF THE HILLS -2 Bluebird B-5404 Montgomery Ward M-4484
000 BS-77251-1 GONNA HAVE A FEAST HERE TONIGHT Bluebird B-5322 Sunrise S-3403 Montgomery Ward M-4471
11 January 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Gene Autry, * & Smiley Burnett (Prairie Ramblers: Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [mandolin], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 16629 TUMBLING TUMBLEWEEDS Banner 33348 Melotone 13315 Conqueror 8465 Oriole 8434 Romeo 5434 Vocalion 03007 Columbia 37000 20027
000 16630 TEXAS PLAINS BA33349 ME13316 CQ8466 OR8435 RO5435 PE13114 Lucky 1046
000 16631 UNCLE NOAH'S ARK* BA33485 ME13452 CQ8467 OR8489 RO5459 PE13159
14 January 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Gene Autry, * & Jimmy Long (Prairie Ramblers: Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [mandolin], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 16566 ANGEL BOY* Conqueror 8484 ARC 351010
000 16567 RED RIVER LULLABY Conqueror 8485 ARC 70151
000 16568 SOME DAY IN WYOMIN' * BA33387 ME13354 CQ8468 OR8448 RO5448 04415 CQ9613
16 January 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Gene Autry, * & Jimmy Long (Prairie Ramblers: Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [mandolin], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 16575 HOLD ON, LITTLE DOGIES, HOLD ON BA33349 ME13316 CQ8466 OR8435 RO5435 Lucky 1046
000 16576 ANSWER TO RED RIVER VALLEY* 03101 ARC 60851 Conqueror 8485 9512 Vocalion 03101
000 16577 SILVER HAIRED MOTHER OF MINE ARC 51253 Conqueror 8581
16 January 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Smiley Burnette , * & Gene Autry (Prairie Ramblers: Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [mandolin], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 16578 RIDIN' DOWN THE CANYON* ARC 351018 Conqueror 8483
000 16579 MINNIE THE MOOCHER AT THE MORGUE unissued/[va] CSP P4-15542
000 16580 I CAN DO WITHOUT YOU IN THE DAYTIME unissued
17 January 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Gene Autry & Jimmy Long, * & Smiley Burnette (Prairie Ramblers: Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [mandolin], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 16581 WAGON TRAIN* Conqueror 8483 ARC 351018
000 16582 OLD MISSOURI MOON 03007 OR8434 RO5434 CQ8465 BA33348 ME13315 CQ8465 37000 20027
000 16583 OLE FAITHFUL BA33387 PE13127 ME13354 CQ8468 OR8448 RO5448 04415 Lucky 60286
14 February 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Prairie Ramblers/*aka Blueridge Ramblers,**Sweet Violet Boys (Patsy Montana [vcl-1],Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [vcl/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl/bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle], Bob Miller [piano]/ Producer: Art Satherley)
000 16859 RIDIN’ DOWN THE CANYON -1 unissued
000 16860-1 TEXAS PLAINS -1 Vocalion 02911
000 16861-1 UNCLE NOAH’S ARK* Vocalion 02976
000 16862-1 JUG RAG* -instr.- Melotone 6-12-58 Perfect 6-12-58 Vocalion 02999 Conqueror 8754
000 16863-1 HURRY, JOHNNY, HURRY* Vocalion 02976 Vocalion 03402 Columbia 20220 37621
000 16864-1 LEFTY’S BREAKDOWN* Vocalion 03033
000 16865-1 DE BLUES* Vocalion 02911
000 TO-1510 I WANT TO BE A COWBOY’S SWEETHEART -1 0 ARC unissued trial recording
21 February 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Prairie Ramblers aka Blueridge Ramblers (Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [vcl/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl/bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle], Bob Miller [vcl aka Floyd Carter-*/piano]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 16908-1 BIG BALL IN TEXAS Vocalion 02918
000 16909-2 FLEMINGTON KIDNAPPING TRIAL* unissued
000 16910-1 FINGER-PRINTS (UPON THE WINDOW PANE)* ME13345 BA33378CQ8464 OR8447 RO5447 PE13124
000 16911-1 STRUT YOUR MATERIAL Vocalion 03033
000 16912-1 OLE FAITHFUL Vocalion 02918
7 March 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Bob Miller aka Floyd Carter & Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [vcl**/mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle], Bob Miller [vcl/piano]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 TO-1520 JUST A KEROSENE LAMP** ARC unissued trial recording
000 16909-4 THE FLEMINGTON KIDNAPPING TRIAL ME13345 BA33378 CQ8464 OR8447 RO5447 PE13124
26 March 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Bob Miller aka Floyd Carter & Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle], Bob Miller [vcl/piano]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 17192-2 LONG WHITE ROBE Conqueror 8489
000 17193-2 DOWN IN THE OLD HOME TOWN Conqueror 8490
27 March 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Bob Miller aka Floyd Carter & Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [/bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle], Bob Miller [vcl/piano]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 17194-1 THE WOMAN WHO DONE ME WRONG Conqueror 8489
000 17195-1 MAY DAYS AND GREY DAYS Conqueror 8490
28 March 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Prairie Ramblers/*Blue Ridge Ramblers (Salty Holmes [vcl & yodel-3/gt], Chick Hurt [vcl -1/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-4/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl -2/fiddle])
000 17210-2 SNOWFLAKES* -1-5 unissued
000 17211-1 THAT OLD HOME TOWN OF MINE -2 Banner 33445 Melotone M13412 Conqueror 8516 Oriole 8471 Romeo 5471
000 17212-1 THAT OLD HOME TOWN OF MINE* Vocalion 02999 ARC 61258 Conqueror 8754/Bronco Buster CD-9038
006 17213-1 I'M ROLLIN' ON -3 ARC 350925
2 April 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-1/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-2/bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle], Patsy Montana [vcl-3]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 17231-2 JUST A KEROSENE LAMP -1 -3 unissued
000 17232-1 WE PARTED BY THE RIVERSIDE -1-2 Conqueror 8713 ARC 61058
000 17233-3 THIS WORLD IS NOT MY HOME -2 unissued
000 17234-2 DO LORD REMEMBER ME unissued
15 April 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [vcl-1/gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-4/fiddle])
000 17210-4 SNOWFLAKES -2 -3 Melotone 7-06-53
000 17231-3 JUST A KEROSENE LAMP -2-4 Banner 33474 Melotone M-13441 Perfect 13158 Oriole 8486 Romeo 5486 Okeh 13158/Columbia-Lucky 60349
007 17233-4 THIS WORLD IS NOT MY HOME -1 -3 Vocalion 03100 Banner 33449 Oriole 8475 Conqueror 8503 Melotone M-13416 Perfect 13147 Romeo 5475 Crown 92028 Melotone 92028 Sterling 92028 Royale 92028 Melotone M-934 Minerva M-934
000 17234-3 DO LORD REMEMBER ME Vocalion 03100 Banner 33449 Oriole 8475 Conqueror 8503 Melotone M-13416 Perfect 13147 Romeo 5475 Crown 92028 Melotone 92028 Sterling 92028 Royale 92028
000 17293-2 JACK-OF-ALL-TRADES -4 Melotone 35-09-25 Crown 92085 Melotone 92085 Sterling 92085 Royale 92085
16 April 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Prairie Ramblers/*Sweet Violet Boys (Salty Holmes [vcl-1/gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-4/fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
008 17306-1 JIM’S WINDY MULE -1-2-3-4 Melotone 6-05-61 Conqueror 8646 Vocalion 03587 Columbia 20341 37764
000 17307-2 BACK TO MY MOUNTAIN HOME Melotone 7-01-64 Conqueror 8759
000 17308-2 PAINT A ROSE ON THE GARDEN WALL* -2-3 Melotone 7-07-65 Conqueror 8891
18 April 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [vcl-1/gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
009 17351-2 GONNA HAVE A FEAST HERE TONIGHT -1-2-3 Banner 33445 Melotone M-13412 Oriole 8471 Conqueror 8516 Perfect 13145 Romeo 5471 Crown 92026 Melotone 92026 Sterling 92026 Royale 92026
000 17352-1 I JUST HAD FIFTTEN CENTS unissued
000 17353-1 COAL MINER’S BLUES unissued
010 17354-1 THE GHOST AND THE GRAVEYARD -1 unissued
13 May 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Prairie Ramblers (Roland Gaines [vcl-1], Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle].Producer: Art Satherley)
000 17530-2 ISLE OF CAPRI-1 Banner 33457 Conqueror 8536 Melotone M-13424 Oriole 8476 Perfect 13148 Romeo 5476 Crown 92029 Melotone 92029 Sterling 92029 Royale 92029 Melotone M-931 Minerva M-931-A
000 17531-1 WHEN I GROW TOO OLD TO DREAM-1 Banner 33474 Melotone M-13441 Oriole 8486 Perfect 13158 Romeo 5486 Conqueror 8536/Columbia-Lucky 60349
000 17532-2 PUT ON AN OLD PAIR OF SHOES-1 Melotone M-13424 Banner 33457 Oriole 8476 Perfect 13148 Conqueror 8556 Romeo 5476 Crown 92029 Melotone 92029 Sterling 92029 Royale 92029
15 August 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Prairie Ramblers/*Sweet Violet Boys (Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [vcl/banjo/mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-1/fiddle], Bob Miller [piano], Bill Thall [clarinet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 17958-2 NOBODY’S DARLING BUT MINE Banner 5-11-52 Melotone 5-11-52 Perfect 5-11-52 Vocalion 03085 Conqueror 8573 Columbia 20205 37606
000 17959-2 JUST BECAUSE Melotone 5-11-51 Conqueror 8580
000 17960-1 YIP, YIP, YOWIE, I’M AN EAGLE* Vocalion 03218
000 17961-1 TRUCKIN’ (TRUCK - TRUCK - TRUCKIN’ ALONG) -1 Melotone 5-11-64 Conqueror 8609
000 17963-2 DEEP ELM BLUES Melotone 5-11-51 Conqueror 8580
000 17964-1 JESUS HOLD MY HAND unissued
16 August 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Prairie Ramblers/*Sweet Violet Boys (Patsy Montana [vcl-1],Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [vcl/banjo/mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [vcl/fiddle], Bob Miller [piano], Bill Thall [clarinet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 17962-1 HOP PICKIN’ TIME IN THE VALLEY* -1 Conqueror 8556 Vocalion 03219
000 17964-2 JESUS HOLD MY HAND Melotone 6-11-70 Vocalion 03115 Conqueror 8726 Columbia 20209 37610
000 17965-1 IF THE STORK COMES TO OUR HOUSE* Conqueror 8628 Melotone 6-05-61
000 17966-2 I WANNA BE A COWBOY’S SWEETHEART -1 Melotone 5-11-56 Conqueror 8575 Vocalion 03010 Columbia 20201 37602
000 17967-2 RIDIN’ OLD PAINT -1 Melotone 5-11-56 Conqueror 8575 Vocalion 03010 Columbia 20201 37602
000 17968-2 SWINGIN’ DOWN THE OLD ORCHARD LANE Melotone 5-11-64 Perfect 5-11-64/Bronco Buster CD-9038 Disky DO-247362
000 17969-2 OLD BLACK MOUNTAIN TRAIL -1 Melotone 6-07-55 Conqueror 8695
000 17970-1 GOLD COAST EXPRESS -1 Banner 6-08-52 Melotone 6-08-52 Conqueror 8709 Vocalion 04469
17 August 1935 ARC Recording Studio, 55W, 16th St., New York City - Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-1/banjo/mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [vcl/fiddle], Bob Miller [piano], Bill Thall [clarinet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 17971-1 I’LL NEVER SAY ‘NEVER AGAIN’ AGAIN-1 Banner 5-11-53 Melotone 5-11-53 Okeh 06243 Columbia C-539
000 17972-1 YOU LOOK PRETTY IN AN EVENING GOWN Banner 5-11-52 Melotone 5-11-52 Perfect 5-11-52 Vocalion 03085 Conqueror 8573 Columbia 20205 37606
000 17973-2 THE LADY IN RED Banner 5-11-53 Melotone 5-11-53 Okeh 06243 Columbia C-539
28 October 1935 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers/*Sweet Violet Boys (Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [vcl/banjo/mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [vcl/fiddle], John Brown [piano], Bill Thall [vcl/clarinet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-1120-3 (TAKE ME BACK TO MY) BOOTS AND SADDLE* Melotone 6-02-51 Perfect 6-02-51 Banner 6-02-51 Conqueror 8602 Minerva M-14023/Columbia-Lucky 60286
000 C-1121-2 DOWN BY THE OLD MILL STREAM Vocalion 03256 Conqueror 8600 Columbia 20214 37615
000 C-1122-1 THE OREGON TRAIL* Banner 6-01-53 Melotone 6-01-53 Perfect 6-01-53 Conqueror 8576 Minerva M-14023
30 October 1935 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers/*Sweet Violet Boys (Salty Holmes [vcl-1/gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/banjo/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-4/fiddle], John Brown [piano], Bill Thall [vcl-5/clarinet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-1135-2 ROLL ALONG, PRAIRIE MOON -4 Banner 6-01-53 Melotone 6-01-53 Conqueror 8609
011 C-1136-1 RED SAILS IN THE SUNSET -1-2-3-4 Conqueror 8576
012 C-1137-1 RIDIN’ DOWN THE CANYON WHEN THE DESERT SUN GOES DOWN -1-2-3-4 Melotone 6-08-56 Perfect 6-08-56 Conqueror 8710
000 C-1138-1 SWEET VIOLETS* -5 Vocalion 03110 Columbia C-976 20208 37609
31 October 1935 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (Patsy Montana [vcl-1],Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-2/fiddle], Bill Thall [clarinet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-1144-1 ON TREASURE ISLAND -2 Melotone 6-02-51 Perfect 6-02-51 Banner 6-02-51 Conqueror 8602/Cattle LP-32
000 C-1145-2 PUT ON YOUR OLD GREY BONNET* -1 Vocalion 03110 Conqueror 8600 Columbia C-976 20208 37609
21 January 1936 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Patsy Montana/*Prairie Ramblers/**Salty Holmes (Patsy Montana [vcl-1],Salty Holmes [vcl-4/gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-5/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-3/fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-1213-2 SWEETHEART OF THE SADDLE -1 Melotone 6-04-53 Conqueror 8630
000 C-1214-2 WHERE THE SAEBRUSH BILLOWS ROLL -1 unissued
013 C-1215-2 MUSIC GOES ‘ROUND AND AROUND* -2-3-4 -5 Melotone 6-04-51 Conqueror 8628
000 C-1216-2 WEARY LITTLE PONY* unissued
000 C-1217-2 JUST COME ON IN* -5 Melotone 6-04-51 Conqueror 8646
000 C-1218-2 THE SHE BUCKEROO -1 Melotone 6-04-53 Conqueror 8630
014 C-1219-2 PRECIOUS SONNY BOY** -4 unissued
31 January 1936 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Salty Holmes & Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [vcl/gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [/bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
01401 C-1220-2 unknown title ARC unissued trial recordins
23 March 1936 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers/*Sweet Violet Boys (Salty Holmes [vcl-1/gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/banjo/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-4/fiddle], John Brown [piano], Bill Thall [vcl-5/clarinet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-1295-3 SWEET VIOLETS No. 2* -4 Vocalion 03256 Columbia 20214 37615
000 C-1296-2 SWEET BIRDS* -3-4 Vocalion 03218
000 C-1297-2 SHE COME ROLLING DOWN THE MOUNTAIN* -5 Vocalion 03219
015 C-1298-2 OLD ROCKET -1-2-3 unissued
25 March 1936 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (Patsy Montana [vcl-1],Salty Holmes [vcl-2/gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-1320-2 THE WHEEL OF THE WAGON IS BROKEN-1 Melotone 6-06-58 Vocalion 04518 Conqueror 8654
000 C-1321-2 LONE STAR -1 Melotone 6-07-55 Conqueror 8695
000 C-1322-1 GIVE ME A HOME IN MONTANA -1 Melotone 6-06-58 Vocalion 04518 Conqueror 8654
016 C-1323-2 PUT ON AN OLD PAIR OF BOOTS (AND SADDLE UP YOUR HORSE) - 2 Melotone 6-07-54 Conqueror 8655
000 C-1324-2 WOMAN’S ANSWER TO NOBODY’S DARLING unissued
29 April 1936 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [vcl/gt], Chick Hurt [vcl/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl/fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-1324-3 WOMAN’S ANSWER TO NOBODY’S DARLING Melotone 6-07-54 Conqueror 8655
13 May 1936 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Patsy Montana with The Prairie Ramblers (Patsy Montana [vcl],Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-1375-2 WOMAN’S ANSWER TO NOBODY’S DARLING Banner 6-08-52
26 May 1936 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Patsy Montana with The Prairie Ramblers (Patsy Montana [vcl],Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-1375-3 WOMAN’S ANSWER TO NOBODY’S DARLING unissued [t.4] unissued
28 May 1936 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Patsy Montana with The Prairie Ramblers (Patsy Montana [vcl],Salty Holmes [gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle], George Thall [clarinet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-1375-6 WOMAN’S ANSWER TO NOBODY’S DARLING Melotone 6-08-52 Vocalion 04469 Conqueror 8709 [t.-5] unissued
000 C-1390-1 I’M LOOKING FOR THE BULLY OF THE TOWN Melotone 6-08-56 Perfect 6-08-56 Conqueror 8710
000 C-1391-2 BLAZIN’ THE TRAIL -1-3 Melotone 6-09-58 Conqueror 8711
000 C-1392-1 MONTANA Melotone 6-09-58 Conquerer 8711
3 July 1936 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - The Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [vcl/gt], Chick Hurt [vcl/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl/fiddle], George Thall [vc/clarinet], John Brown [piano]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-1417-2 HINKY DINKY PARLEY VOO Part .1 Vocalion 03281 Conqueror 9067 Columbia 20283
Take.3. of matrix no. C-1417, recorded on Friday 7th August 1936, is also certainly a technical remake.
17 July 1936 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers/*Sweet Violet Boys (Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-1/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-2/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-3/fiddle], George Thall [vc-4/clarinet], John Brown [piano]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-1438-1 HOW BEAUTIFUL HEAVEN MUST BE -1-2-3 Melotone 6-11-70 Vocalion 03115 Conqueror 8726, Columbia 20209 37610
000 C-1439-1 THERE’S-NO DISAPPOINMENT IN HEAVEN -1-2 Conqueror 8811
000 C-1440-2 THERE’S MORE PRETTY GIRLS THAN ONE -1-2-3 Melotone 6-10-58 Perfect 6-10-58 Conqueror 8713
000 C-1441-1 MEDLEY OF BAR ROOM SONGS (HAIL, HAIL, THE GANG’S ALL HERE-FOR HE’S A JOLLY GOOD FELLOW-ACH, DU LIEBER AUGUSTINE-SWEET ADELINE-WE WON’T GO HOME UNTIL MORNING)* Vocalion 03281 Columbia 20283 37707
000 C-1442-1 DOWN ON THE FARM* -4 Vocalion 03327 Columbia 20284 37705
000 C-1443-2 HINKY DINKY PARLEY VOO No. 2* -4 Vocalion 03327 Columbia 20284 37705
7 August 1936 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Sweet Violet Boys (Salty Holmes [vcl/rh gt], Chick Hurt [vcl/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl/fiddle], George Thall [clarinet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-1417-3 HINKY DINKY PARLEY VOO Part.1 unissued
28 January 1937 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers/*Patsy Montana with The Praririe Ramblers Boys (Patsy Montana [vcl-1], Ken Houchins [vcl-5/gt], Salty Holmes [harmonica/jug], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle], George Thall [vc-4/clarinet], John Brown [piano]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-1787-2 I ONLY WANT A BUDDY* -1 unissued
000 C-1788-2 OUT ON THE LONE PRAIRIE* -1 unissued
000 C-1789-1 WITH A BANJO ON MY KNEE*-1 Melotone 7-04-69 Perfect 7-04-69 Conqueror 8786 Vocalion 03135
000 C-1789-2 WITH A BANJO ON MY KNEE*-1 unissued
000 C-1790-2 LITTLE JOE -2-3 unissued
000 C-1791-2 WILL I RIDE THE RANGE IN HEAVEN -2 unissued
000 C-1792-2 CACTUS BLOSSOMS -5 Melotone 8-03-56 Perfect 8-03-56 Vocalion 03422 Conqueror 8892
May 1937 [live] National Folk Festival, Chicago, IL - Salty Holmes (solo harmonica)
01601 Unknown Instrumentals [10:00] The American Folklife Cntre AFS-3259 (LWO-4872 Reel # 216A)
24 May 1937 Furniture Mart Building, 666 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers/*Patsy Montana with The Praririe Ramblers Boys/**Sweet Violet Boys (Patsy Montana [vcl-*], poss. Ken Houchins [rh gt], Salty Holmes [vcl-1/harmonica/jug], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola/banjo], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-4/fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-1772-5 THERE’S A RANCH IN THE SKY* Melotone 7-12-51 Vocalion 03377Conqueror 8887
000 C-1788-5 OUT ON THE LONE PRAIRIE* Melotone 8-03-56 Vocalion 03422 Conqueror 8980
000 C-1886-4 RIDIN’ THE SUNSET TRAIL* Melotone 7-12-51 Vocalion 03377 Conqueror 8887
017 C-1887-5 GEE, BUT IT’S GREAT TO MEET A FRIEND (FROM YOUR HOME TOWN) -1-2-3 Melotone 7-09-52 Vocalion 03766 Conqueror 9066 9443 Columbia 20345 37768
000 C-1890-4 UNCLE EPH’S GOT THE COON** -3 Melotone 8-01-54 Conqueror 8935
000 C-1891-4 MISTOOK IN THE WOMAN I LOVE** -4 Melotone 8-01-54 Conqueror 8935
7 October 1937 Chicago, IL - Sweet Violet Boys (Salty Holmes [vcl/rh gt], poss. Ken Houchins [gt], Chick Hurt [vcl/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl/fiddle], George Thall [clarinet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-1888-4 THERE’S A MAN THAT COMES TO OUR HOUSE EVERY SINGLE DAY (POPPA COMES HOME AND THE MAN GOES AWAY)Vocalion 03766 Conqueror 9066 9443 Columbia 20345 37768
14 February 1938 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [vcl-2/rh gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-1/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-4/fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-2086-2 I WISH I HAD NEVER SEEN SUNSHINE -1-3 Conqueror 8975
000 C-2087-2 ON THE SUNNY SIDE OF THE ROCKIES -1-3 Conqueror 89
018 C-2088-1 HIGH, WIDE AND HANDSOME -2 Vocalion 04039 Conqueror 8977
000 C-2089-1 OLD COWBOY -1-3 Vocalion 04291 Conqueror 9024
000 C-2090-2 DEED WE DO unissued
NB(1): Take 3. of matrix no. C-2087, recorded on Friday 1st April, 1938 is almost certainly a technical remake of takes 1 or 2 recorded on the above date.
15 February 1938 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [vcl-1/rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-2/fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
019 C-2091-3 TEN LITTLE MILES -1-2-3 Conqueror 8976
000 C-2092-2 THERE’S A BRIDLE HANGIN’ ON THE WALL-2 unissue
020 C-2093-1 HEADIN’ FOR THE RIO GRANDE -1 Vocalion 04039 Conqueror 8977
NB: Take .3. of matrix no. C-2091, recorded on Friday 1st April, 1938 is almost certainly a technical remake of takes 1 or 2 recorded on the above date.
16 February 1938 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers/*Patsy Montana with The Praririe Ramblers (Patsy Montana [vcl-*], Salty Holmes [vcl-1/harmonica/jug], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola/banjo], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-4/fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
021 C-2099-1 NOBODY LOVES MY SOUL -1-2-4 Vocalion 04134 Conqueror 8978 Columbia 20336 37759
022 C-2100-1 DOES JESUS CARE? -1-2-3-4 Vocalion 04134 Conqueror 8978 Columbia 20336 37759
023 C-2101-1 SIXTY-SEVEN GALS IN SAVANNAH-1-4-7 Vocalion 04218
000 C-2102-1 BIG MOON* Vocalion 04135
000 C-2103-1 MY DEAR OLD ARIZONA HOME* Conqueror 8979 Vocalion 04247
17 February 1938 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers/*Patsy Montana with The Praririe Ramblers (Patsy Montana [vcl-*], Salty Holmes [vcl-1/gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-2104-1 COWBOY RHYTHM* unissued
000 C-2104-2 COWBOY RHYTHM* Vocalion 04023
000 C-2105-1 LITTLE SWEETHEART OF THE OZARKS* Vocalion 04023 Conqueror 8981/Cattle LP-25
024 C-2106-1 FETCH ME DOWN MY TRUSTY 45 -1-2 Vocalion 04092Conqueror 9024
000 C-2107-1 RODEO SWEETHEART* Vocalion 04076 Conqueror 9003 9778
025 C-2108-1 HE WAS A TRAVELING MAN -1-3 Vocalion 04092 Conqueror 9002
21 February 1938 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers/*Patsy Montana with The Praririe Ramblers (Patsy Montana [vcl-*], Salty Holmes [vcl-1/rh gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Tex Atchison [vccl-4/fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-2109-1 LITTLE ROSE OF THE PRAIRIE* Vocalion 04247 Conqueror 8979
000 C-2110-1 BY THE GRAVE OF NOBODY’S DARLING (MY DARLING’S PROMISE) -2-3-4 Melotone 8-04-59 Vocalion 03469 Conqueror 8975
000 C-2111-1 SOMEONE TO GO HOME TO* Vocalion 04291 Conqueror 8980
000 C-2112-1 THE WALTZ OF THE HILLS* Vocalion 04076 Conqueror 9003
026 C-2113-1 I’LL BE HANGED (IF THEY’RE GOING TO HANG ME) -1 Vocalion 04218 Conqueror 9002
000 C-2114-2 SHINE ON, ROCKY MOUNTAIN MOONLIGHT* Vocalion 04135 Conqueror 8981
027 C-2115-1 I HOPE YOU HAVE BEEN TRUE -1-2 Melotone 8-04-59 Vocalion 03469
Vocalion 03469 was issued considerably later than its number would imply; it is in fact a reissue of that number, which had been used earlier (as 3469) for a popular item.
25 February 1938 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers/*Sweet Violet Boys (Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-1/mandola/banjo], Jack Taylor [bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle], George Thall [vcl-2/clarionet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-2124-2 BROTHER OF OLD MISSOURI JOE -2 unissued
000 C-2125-1 WHAT WOULD YOU GIVE IN EXCHANGE FOR YOUR MOTHER-IN-LAW -2 Vocalion 04010
000 C-2126-1 WALKIN’ IN MY SLEEP -1 Vocalion 04010
000 C-2127-2 WHEN I NEED LOVIN’ -2 unissued
000 C-2128-2 I’LLTAKE CARE OF YOUR CARES unissued
13 September 1938 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [vcl-1/rh gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-4/fiddle], Bob Long [ld gt]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-2308-1 MOUNTAIN HOME -4 Vocalion 04601 Conqueror 9109
028 C-2309-2 POOR OLD DAVY -1-4 Conqueror 9110
029 C-2310-1 SOMEBODY KNOWS Conqueror 9109
030 C-2311-1 THE LONESOME TRAIL AIN’T LONESOME ANYMORE -1-2-3-4 Vocalion 04427 Conqueror 9153
031 C-2312-1 MONKEYS IS THE CWAZIEST PEOPLE -1-4 unissued
000 C-2313-2 SOMEBODY’S SMILE Conqueror 9110
14 September 1938 Chicago, IL - Sweet Violet Boys (Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [/bass], Tex Atchison [fiddle], Bob Long [ld gt], George Thall [vcl-1/clarinet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-2320-1 YOU OUGHTA SEE MY FANNY DANCE -1 Vocalion 04528 Columbia 20350 37773
000 C-2321-1 WE’RE THE SWEET VIOLET BOYS -1 Vocalion 04428 Conqueror 9099
000 C-2322-1 BACK YARD STOMP -1 Vocalion 04528 Columbia 20350 Columbia 37773
000 C-2323-1 I WISH I’D NEVER BEEN BORN -1 Vocalion 04428 Conqueror 9099
15 September 1938 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (Bob Long [ld gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-1/fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-2328-2 I’VE GOT A POCKET FULL OF DREAMS -1 Vocalion 04427 Conqueror 9153
000 C-2329-2 LIVING ON EASY STREET unissued
17 October 1938 Chicago, IL - Patsy Montana with The Prairie Ramblers (Bob Long [ld gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt/harmonica], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-1/fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-2362-1 I’M A RIDIN’ UP THE OLD KENTUCKY MOUNTAIN Conqueror 9118
000 C-2363-2 HIGH FALUTIN’ NEWTON unissued
000 C-2364-1 YOU’LL HAVE TO WAIT TILL MY SHIP COMES IN Conqueror 9119
000 C-2365-3 THE STRAWBERRY ROAN unissued
000 C-2366-2 GIVE ME A STRAIGHT SHOOTING COWBOY unissued
000 C-2367-2 AN OLD SADDLE FOR SALE unissued
27 October 1938 Chicago, IL - Patsy Montana with The Prairie Ramblers (Bob Long [ld gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt/harmonica], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [/bass], Tex Atchison [vcl-1/fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-2363-4 HIGH FALUTIN’ NEWTON Vocalion 04482 Conqueror 9119
000 C-2365-4 THE STRAWBERRY ROAN Vocalion 04482 Conqueror 9118
000 C-2366-3 GIVE ME A STRAIGHT SHOOTIN’ COWBOY unissued
000 C-2366-4 GIVE ME A STRAIGHT SHOOTIN’ COWBOY Conqueror 9120
000 C-2367-4 AN OLD SADDLE FOR SALE Conqueror 9120
17 November 1938 Chicago, IL - Sweet Violet Boys (Bob Long [ld gt], Salty Holmes [vcl-1/rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola/banjo], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crockett [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-2389-3 CHISELIN’ DADDY unissued
000 C-2390-2 I MARRIED A MOUSE OF A MAN unissued
032 C-2391-1 WEARY TROUBLED ME -1 Vocalion 04601
033 C-2392-2 PLEASE COME HOME -1 unissued
000 C-2393-2 AN EMPTY STALL unissued
1 December 1938 Chicago, IL - Patsy Montana with The Prairie Ramblers (Bob Long [ld gt], Salty Holmes [vcl-1/rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola/banjo], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crockett [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-2396-2 THAT’S WHERE THE WEST BEGINS Vocalion 04568 Conqueror 9192
000 C-2397-1 YOU’RE THE ONLY STAR (IN MY BLUE HEAVEN) Vocalion 04568 Conqueror 9192
6 December 1938 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers/*Patsy Montana with The Prairie Ramblers (Bob Long [vcl-2/ld gt], Salty Holmes [vcl-1/rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crockett [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
034 C-2398-2 WATERMELON SMILING ON THE VINE -1 unissued
000 C-2399-2 IN OLE’ OKLAHOMA* unissued
000 C-2400-2 LITTLE OLD LOCKET OF GOLD* unissued
000 C-2401-2 CROCKETT’S REEL unissued
000 C-2402-2 I’VE GOT A SILVER HAIRED SWEETHEART IN THE GOLDEN WEST* unissued
000 C-2403-2 LONE STAR LULLABY (COWBOY LULLABY)* unissued
000 C-2404-1 LUCY LONG -2 unissued
000 C-2405-2 OLD CALIFORNIA unissued
000 C-2406-1 GHOST IN THE GRAVEYARD unissued
26 December 1938 Chicago, IL - Sweet Violet Boys (Virginia Lucille "Lee" Overstake [vcl-1],Bob Long [ld gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-2413-2 CHISELIN’ DADDY -1 unissued
000 C-2414-2 I MARRIED A MOUSE OF A MAN -1 unissued
26 January 1939 Chicago, IL - Sweet Violet Boys (Virginia Lucille "Lee" Overstake [vcl-1], Bob Long [ld gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt/bazooka], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crackett [vcl-2/fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-2413-2 CHISLIN’ DADDY -1 unissued
000 C-2414-2 I MARRIED A MOUSE OF A MAN -1 unissued
000 C-2415-2 THE FUNNY OLD HILLS -2 unissued
000 C-2416-3 HITCH UP THE HORSE AND BUGGY -2 Vocalion 04868 Conqueror 9272 [t.-2] unissued
000 C-2417-3 I WONDER IF YOU FEEL THE WAY I DO Vocalion 04672
31 January 1939 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (Bob Long [ld gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-2/bass], Alan Crackett [vcl-1/fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-2418-1 PLEASE COME HOME -2 Vocalion 05231
000 C-2419-2 SOMEBODY’S SMILE -1 Vocalion 04672
000 C-2420-2 HAPPY COWBOY -1 unissued
000 C-2421-2 THEY’RE BURNING DOWN THE HOUSE I WAS BRUNG UP IN unissued
000 C-2422-2 I STILL LOVE YOU unissued
1 February 1939 Chicago, IL - Patsy Montana with The Prairie Ramblers (Bob Long [ld gt], Salty Holmes [/rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crockett [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-2423-1 HAN’SOME JOE (FROM THE LAND OF THE NAVAJO) Vocalion 04742
000 C-2424-2 A RIP SNORTIN’ TWO GUN GIRL Vocalion 04689 Conqueror 9263
000 C-2425-2 I’M A GOIN’ WEST TO TEXAS Vocalion 05081
000 C-2426-1 I’M A-RIDIN’ UP THE OLD KENTUCKY MOUNTAIN Vocalion 04742
000 C-2427-1 SINGIN’ IN THE SADDLE Vocalion 04689 Conqueror 9263
2 February 1939 Chicago, IL - Lulu Belle & Scotty (Lulu Belle Wiseman [vcl], Scotty Wiseman [vcl/banjo], Salty Homes [gt], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crockett [fiddle])
000 C 2428 WHEN I YOO HOO IN THE THE VALLEY Conqueror 9249 Vocalion 04691/Old Homestead OHCS-168
000 C 2429 THIS TRAIN Vocalion 04910
000 C 2430 I WISH I WAS A SINGLE GIRL AGAIN Conqueror 9189 Vocalion 04772
000 C 2431 NEVER TAKE NO FOR AN ANSWER Conqueror 9189 Vocalion 04772
000 C 2432 MOUNTAIN DEW Conqueror 9249 Vocalion 04691/Old Homestead OHCS-168
000 C 2433 TURN YOUR RADIO ON Vocalion 04910
7 February 1939 Chicago, IL - Sweet Violet Boys/*Prairie Ramblers (Virginia Lucille "Lee" Overstake [vcl-1], Bob Long [ld gt], Salty Holmes [vcl-2/rh gt/harmonica], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [/bass], Alan Crackett [vcl-2/fiddle], George Thall [clarinet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-2413-3 CHISLIN’ DADDY -1 Vocalion 04714 Conqueror 9225
000 C-2414-3 I MARRIED A MOUSE OF A MAN -1 Vocalion 04714 Conqueror 9225
000 C-2467-1 DOWN THE LANE OF MEMORY* -3 Vocalion 05002
000 C-2468-2 SOMEBODY KNOWS* unissue
000 C-2469-2 GRAM-PA SNAZZY FRYIN’ EGGS* unissued
000 C-2470-1 THEY CAN’T SHOOT ME IN THE MORNING* -3 Vocalion 04729 Conqueror 9265
000 C-2471-1 PLEASE SEND ME TO JAIL, JUDGE* -3 Vocalion 04729 Conqueror 9265
035 C-2472-1 SOUR DOUGH DAN -2 Vocalion 04868 Conqueror 9272
10 February 1939 Chicago, IL - Lulu Belle & Scotty (Myrtle Eleanor “Lulu Belle” Wiseman [vcl],; Scott Greene “Skyland Scotty” Wiseman” [vcl/banjo/whistling], Floyd Lee “Salty” Holmes [rh gt], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crockett [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-2496-1 IT AIN’T NOBODY’S BIZNESS Vocalion 04692 Conqueror 9250
000 C-2497-1 PRISONER’S DREAM Vocalion 04841 Conqueror 9250
000 C-2498-1 THERE’S A LITTLE PINE LOG CABIN Vocalion 04692
000 C-2499-1 FROM JERUSALEM TO JERICHO Okeh 05958 Conqueror 9695/Old Homestead OHCS-168
000 C-2500-1 THE OLD RED CRADLE Vocalion 04841
17 February 1939 Chicago, IL - Sweet Violet Boys/*Prairie Ramblers (Gale "Sally Foster" Ryan [vcl-2], Bob Long [ld gt], George Barnes [gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crackett [vcl-1/fiddle], George Thall [clarinet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-2512-1 FLY, BUTTERFLY! -1 Vocalion 04756 Conqueror 9224
000 C-2513-2 TAKE YOUR HAND OFF MY CAN -2 unissued
000 C-2514-1 THE STAMP COLLECTOR -1 Vocalion 04756 Conqueror 9224
000 C-2515-3 I’M GONNA FIX YOUR WAGON -2 Vocalion 05412
000 C-2516-1 THE LORD IS WATCHING OVER ME* Vocalion 04796 Conqueror 9264 Columbia 20339 37762
000 C-2517-2 ONLY ONE STEP MORE* -1 Vocalion 04796 Conqueror 9264 Columbia 20339 37762 [t.-1] unissued
23 May 1939 poss. Stevens Hotel, Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (Bob Long [ld gt],Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-1/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-2/bass], Alan Crackett [vcl-3/fiddle], George Thall [clarinet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 WC-2598-A I’M JUST A POOR HILLBILLY LOOKING FER A HILL -3 Vocalion 05231
000 WC-2599-A BACK IN ’67 (From “ROLLIN’ WESTWARD”) -3 Vocalion 04936 Conqueror 9327
000 WC-2600-A GOTTA HIT THAT TEXAS TRAIL TONIGHT -3 Vocalion 05081
000 WC-2601-A WHO WILL YOU LOVE WHEN I’M GONE? -3 Vocalion 05002
000 WC-2602-A YOU CAN’T BREAK THE HEART OF A FARMER -1-2 Vocalion 04936 Conqueror 9327
000 WC-2603-A JUST BECAUSE YOU’RE IN DEEP ELEM -1-2 Vocalion 04899 Conqueror 9326
000 WC-2604-A I JUST DON’T CARE ANYMORE -1-2 Vocalion 04899 Conqueror 9326
000 WC-2605-2 BEAUMONT RAG unissued
22 September 1939 Stevens Hotel, Chicago, IL - Sweet Violet Boys (Virginia Lucille "Lee" Overstake [vcl-1], Bob Long [vcl-2/ld gt], George Barnes [el gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crackett [vcl-3/fiddle], George Thall [clarinet]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 WC-2751-A BOY, TAKE YOUR TIME -1 Vocalion 05162
000 WC-2752-A THE WIDOW’S LAMENT -1 Vocalion 05283
000 WC-2753-A CHISLIN’ MAMA -2 Vocalion 05229 Columbia 20351 Columbia 37774
000 WC-2754-A SALLY, LET YOUR BANGS HANG DOWN -3 Vocalion 05229 Columbia 20351 Columbia 37774
000 WC-2755-A I LOVE MY FRUIT -3 Vocalion 05162
000 WC-2756-A YOU’RE A DOG -3 Vocalion 05283
25 September 1939 Stevens Hotel, Chicago, IL - Patsy Montana with The Prairie Ramblers (George Barnes [el gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crackett [fiddle], poss. Augie Klein [accordion]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 WC-2761-A I WANNA BE A WESTERN COWGIRL-1 Vocalion 05217 Conqueror 9322
000 WC-2762-A OLD NEVADA MOON Vocalion 05164 Conqueror 9678
000 WC-2763-A MY MILLION DOLLAR SMILE Vocalion 05164 Conqueror 9323
000 WC-2764-A MY PONCO PONY Vocalion 05334 Conqueror 9422
29 September 1939 Stevens Hotel, Chicago, IL - Patsy Montana (accompanied by Prairie Ramblers) (Bob Long [gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crackett [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 WC-2769-A BACK ON MONTANA PLAINS Vocalion 05334 Conqueror 9323
000 WC-2770-A THE MOON HANGS LOW (ON THE OHIO) Vocalion 05284 Conqueror 9422
000 WC-2771-A MY SONG OF THE WEST Vocalion 05217 Conqueror 9678
000 WC-2772-A I’D LOVE TO BE A COWBOY (BUT I’M AFRAID OF COWS) Vocalion 05284 Conqueror 9322
18 January 1940 Stevens Hotel, Chicago, IL - Sweet Violet Boys (Gale “Sally Foster” Ryan [vcl-2], Bob Long [ld gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola/banjo], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crackett [vcl-1/fiddle], Augie Klein [accordion], George Thall [clarinet/sax]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 WC-2866-A SHOW ME A MAN THAT WON’T -2 Vocalion 05368 Conqueror 9446 Columbia 20352 37775
000 WC-2867-A I GIVE IN SO EASY Vocalion 05368 Conqueror 9446 Columbia 20352 37775
000 WC-2868-A PRINCESS POO-POO-LY PLENTY PAPAYA -1 unissued
000 WC-2869-A ON MEXICO’S BEAUTIFUL SHORE -1 unissued
15 February 1940 Stevens Hotel, Chicago, IL - Sweet Violet Boys/*Prairie Ramblers (Gale “Sally Foster” Ryan [vcl-2], Dwight Butcher [vcl-3], Bob Long [ld gt], George Barnes [el gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crackett [vcl-1/fiddle], Augie Klein [accordion], George Thall [clarinet/sax]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 WC-2915-1-A JA-DA (JA-DA, JA-DA, JING, JING, JING) -2 unissued
000 WC-2916-A YOU’VE GOT TO SEE MAMA EV’RY NIGHT (OR YOU CAN’T SEE MAMA AT ALL) -2 Vocalion 05498
000 WC-2917-A GOODBYE TO OLD MEXICO* -3 unissued
000 WC-2918-A LULA FROM HONOLULU -1 Vocalion 05498
16 February 1940 Stevens Hotel, Chicago, IL - Sweet Violet Boys (Gale “Sally Foster” Ryan [vcl-2], Bob Long [ld gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crackett [vcl-1/fiddle], George Thall [clarinet/sax]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 WC-2919-1-A SHE’S A WANT EVERYTHING TAKES ANYTHING GAL -1 unissued
000 WC-2920-A FATHER PUT THE COW AWAY -2 Vocalion 05461 Conqueror 9445
000 WC-2921-A LET’S ALL GET GOOD AND DRUNK -1 Okeh 06482 Columbia C-534
000 WC-2922-A FLY, BUTTERFLY! No.2. -1 Vocalion 05461 Conqueror 9445
20 February 1940 Stevens Hotel, Chicago, IL - Patsy Montana with The Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crackett [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 WC-2939-A SWING TIME GIRL Vocalion 05426 Conqueror 9424
000 WC-2940-A LEANIN’ ON THE OLE TOP RAIL Vocalion 05426 Conqueror 9424 9678
000 WC-2941-A I WANNA BE A COWBOY’S DREAM GIR Vocalion 05474 Conqueror 9423
000 WC-2942-A SHY LITTLE ANN FROM CHEYENNE Vocalion 05474 Conqueror 9423
29 May 1940 Stevens Hotel, Chicago, IL - Sweet Violet Boys (Bob Long [ld gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crackett [vcl-1/fiddle], George Thall [clarinet/sax], Augie Klein [accordion]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 WC-3072-A YOUR LONESOME DADDY LOVED YOU ALL THE TIME Okeh unissued
000 WC-3073-A THE SCARECROW SONG -1 Okeh 05681
000 WC-3074-A SHE WAS THE DAUGHTER OF A BUTTERFLY AND HE WAS THE SON OF A BEE -1 unissued
000 WC-3075-A I’M WASTIN’ MY TIME -1 Okeh 05681
24 September 1940 Stevens Hotel, Chicago, IL - Lulu Belle & Scotty (Myrtle Eleanor “Lulu Belle” Wiseman [vcl],; Scott Greene “Skyland Scotty” Wiseman” [vcl/banjo/whistling], Floyd Lee “Salty” Holmes [rh gt], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crockett [fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 WC-3311-A DID YOU EVER GO SAILING? Okeh 05833 Conqueror 9694
000 WC-3312-A THE WAMPUS CAT Okeh 06054, Conqueror 9587
000 WC-3313-A THAT CRAZY WAR Okeh 06103
000 WC-3314-A REMEMBER ME Okeh 05833, Conqueror 9694
000 WC-3315-A THE EMPTY STOCKING Conqueror 9586
000 WC-3316-A THERE’S NO HIDING PLACE DOWN THERE Okeh 5958 Conqueror 9695
000 WC-3317-A BE CAREFUL GIRLS Okeh 06103 Conqueror 9586
000 WC-3318-A I’D LIKE TO GO BACK Okeh 0605 Conqueror 9693
000 WC-3319-A ROW US OVER THE TIDE unissued
000 WC-3320-A WHOA BACK BUCK Okeh 06054 Conqueror 9587
000 WC-3321-A THE WANDERING BOY Okeh 06005 Conqueror 9693
000 WC-3322-A DOWN IN THE DIVING BELL unissued
7 October 1940 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (George Barnes [ld ac gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Gale “Sally Foster” Ryan [drums/traps], Alan Crackett [vcl-1/fiddle], poss. John Brown [piano]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-3369-1 SUGAR HILL -1 Okeh 05878 Conqueror 9588
000 C-3370-1 DESE BONES GWINE RISE AGAIN-2 Conqueror 9717
000 C-3371-1 WINE, WOMEN AND SONG -3 Okeh 05878 Conqueror 9717
000 C-3372-1 LITTLE TURTLE DOVE -1 Conqueror 9727
000 C-3373-1 GET HOT OR GO HOME -1 Okeh 05854 Conqueror 9588 Columbia 20329 37752
000 C-3374-1 BOOLEY WOOGER -1 Okeh 05854 Conqueror 9724 Columbia 20329 37752
000 C-3375-1 GOOD OLD FASHIONED HOEDOWN -1 Okeh 05892 Conqueror 9724 Columbia C-174
000 C-3376-1 BEAVER CREEK -1 Okeh 05892 Conqueror 9927 C-174
8 October 1940 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (George Barnes [ld ac gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola], Dale “Smokey” Lohman [steel/vib-a-chord], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Alan Crackett [vcl-1/fiddle], poss. John Brown [piano]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-3393-1 SINCE I LOST MY DARLING -2 Okeh 06028 Conqueror 9590
000 C-3394-1 THE MOUNTAINS WILL SEE HER FACE NO MORE -2 Okeh 05943 Conqueror 9726
000 C-3395-1 BE HONEST WITH ME Okeh 06028 Conqueror 9590
000 C-3396-1 MY DARLING OF THE VALLEY -2 Okeh 05943 Conqueror 9827
000 C-3397-1 I’LL COME BACK TO YOU -2-3 Okeh 05969 Conqueror 9726
000 C-3398-A ALL I EVER DO IS WAIT -1 Okeh 05969 Conqueror 9723
8 October 1940 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (George Barnes [ld ac gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola], Dale “Smokey” Lohman [steel/vib-a-chord], Jack Taylor [vcl-3/bass], Alan Crackett [vcl-1/fiddle]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-3547-1 LONESOME FOR YOU, ANNABELLE -1 Okeh 06149 Conqueror 9827
000 C-3548-1 I’LL BE BACK IN A YEAR (LITTLE DARLIN’) -2-3 Okeh 06053 Conqueror 9725 Columbia 20800
000 C-3549-1 I WON’T MIND -2-3 Okeh 06149 Conqueror 9723
000 C-3550-1 OLD MISSISSIPPI MOON -1 Okeh 06053 Conqueror 9722
28 January 1941 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (Salty Holmes [vcl-3/rh gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], poss Gale “Sally Foster” Ryan [drums/traps], Alan Crackett [vcl-1/fiddle], prob. John Brown [piano]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-3585-1 I’VE GOT A GIRL IN EV’RY STATE -1(lead) -2 Okeh 06230 Conqueror 9725
000 C-3586-1 SING IT FAST AND HOT -1 Okeh 06230 Conqueror 9722
000 C-3587-1 DOUBLE-CROSSING MAMA -1 Okeh 06102 Conqueror 9727
036 C-3588-1 ROLLIN’ ALONG -1-3 Okeh 06102 Conqueror 9727
2 June 1941 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers (Ralph "Rusty" Gill [vcl-3/ld gt], Salty Holmes [rh gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-2/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl-4/bass], Alan Crackett [vcl-1/fiddle], prob. John Brown [piano], Reggie Cross [harmonica]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-3823-1 DARLING, DO YOU LOVE ANOTHER?-2-4 Okeh 06576 Conqueror 9830
000 C-3824-1 SERGEANT! CAN YOU SPARE A GIRL? -3 Okeh 06436 Conqueror 9825 Columbia C-491
000 C-3825-1 SMILES THROUGH TEAR DROPS Conqueror 9830
000 C-3826-1 YOU WERE RIGHT AND I WAS WRONG-3 Okeh 06628 Conqueror 9831
000 C-3827-1 DON’T SAY GOODBYE LITTLE DARLING-2-4 Okeh 06436 Conqueror 9825 Columbia C-491
000 C-3828-1 I’LL LOVE YOU TILL I DIE -2-4 Okeh 06576 Conqueror 9831
000 C-3829-1 THERE’S NO PLACE FOR THE DEVIL IN MY HOME Conqueror 9832
000 C-3830-1 AN OLD REVIVAL MEETIN’ -1 Conqueror 9832
10 June 1941 Chicago, IL - Prairie Ramblers/*Sweet Violet Boys (Gale “Sally Foster” Ryan [vcl-1],Salty Holmes [vcl-2/rh gt], Chick Hurt [vcl-3/mandola], Jack Taylor [bass], Alan Crackett [vcl-4/fiddle], John Brown [piano], Ralph "Rusty" Gill [harmonica]. Producer: Art Satherley)
000 C-3867-1 DOUBLE CROSSIN’ DADDY -1 Okeh 06285 Conqueror 9826
000 C-3868-1 POOL PLAYIN’ PAPA -1 Okeh 06361
000 C-3869-1 IT MAKES NO NEVER MIND -1 Okeh 06361
000 C-3870-1 I’LL BE WAITING FOR YOU DARLING -1 Okeh 06285 Conqueror 9826 Columbia 20800
000 C-3871-1 NELLIE’S NOT THE SAME NELL NOW -4 Okeh 06628 Conqueror 9828
037 C-3872-1 TELL ME LITTLE GAL, AIN’T I YOUR FELLER? -2-3-4 Okeh 06532 Conqueror 9829
038 C-3873-1 MY HEAD WENT ROUND AND ROUND* -2 Okeh 06482 Conqueror 9828
000 C-3874-1 DON’T THINK ANYMORE ABOUT ME -3-4 Okeh 06532, Conqueror 9829
30 October 1941 [live-Wake Up And Smile Show, 05:30-06:00] WLS Radio Station - Salty Holmes (vcl/harmonica)
unknown titels
Salty Holmes dedicated a song to Patsy Montana on her birthday on the above show.
27 June 1942 [live-WLS National Barn Dance] Normal, ILL - Prairie Ramblers with Patsy Montana ( Rubye Rebecca “Patsy Montana” Blevins-Rose [vcl-2/vcl duet-1/rh gt], Floyd Lee “Salty” Holmes [vcl/rh gt/harmonica/vcl duet-1], Ralph “Rusty” Gill [vcl/rh gt], Charles Gilbert “Chick” Hurt [vcl/mandola], Jack Taylor [vcl/bass], Alan Crockett [vcl/fiddle])
03801 THERE’S A LOVE KNOW IN MY LARIAT -1
00000 I’D LOVE TO BE A COWBOY -2
00000 I WANT TO BE A COWBOYS SWEETHEART-2
+ unknown titles by The Prairie Rambler
9 October 1943 [live-unknown] unknown - Salty Holmes (vcl/harmonica)
unknown titles AFRS Production:Episode #88
Command Performance Radio Catalogue #MP-20485 (MP-043)
12 December 1947 Universal Recording Corp., 46 East Walton St., Chicago, IL - Salty Holmes (Joe Maphis [gt], poss. Opal Jean Holmes [?] + unknown musicians)
039 W-74261 MAMA BLUES -instr.- Decca 46116 Decca 24963
040 W-74262 JOHN HENRY 46116 24963
21 January 1949 Castle Studio at The Tulane Hotel, 206 8th Ave. North, Nashville 3, TN - Salty Holmes & His Brown County Boys (Joe Maphis [gt], poss. Opal Jean Holmes [?] + unknown musicians)
041 W-74711/NA 1000? BLUE EYES CRYING IN THE RAIN Decca 46152 Brunswick 04264 [UK]
042 W-74712/NA 1001? JUST AN OLD FARM FOR SALE Decca 46152 Brunswick 04264 [UK]
1 August 1949 Universal Recording Corp., 46 East Walton St., Chicago, IL - Salty Holmes & The Brown County Boys (vcl: Salty Holmes [-1], Joe Maphis [-2], Opal Jean Holmes [-3])
043 75105 CANNON BALL SPECIAL -2 46199
044 75106 HARMONICA BOOGIE -3 46313
045 75107 VIRGINIA ON A SARURDAY NIGHT -1 unissued
046 75108 NINE TIMES OUT OF TEN -1 46199
ca February 1950 New York City - Salty Holmes, & Matty O‘ Neil (Mama) [-1], Opal Jean Holmes [-2] (Joe Maphis [ld gt] + unknown musicians)
047 DLG-50243/MX-35594 I’M GONE London 30106 Decca FM-574
048 DLG-50242B DON’T SHED YOUR TEARS AFTER London L.663
049 DLG-50244 I FOUND MY MAMA -1,2 London L.663
050 DLG-50244B unknown title London 30106 Decca FM-574
ca June 1950 New York City - Salty Holmes & His Boys (Joe Maphis [ld gt], Opal Jean Holmes [banjo] + unknown musicians)
051 DLG-50352 SUGAR BLUES London 16030 Decca L 1131 UK
052 DLG-50353 ECHOING THE BLUES London 16030 Decca L 1131 UK
ca. July 1950 New York City - Salty Holmes with Tiny & His Boys/*Matty O‘ Neil & Opal Jean Holmes
053 DLG 50512 WABASH BLUES -instr.- London 788 30198
054 DLG 50513 SWANEE SWING -instr.- London 788 30198
000 DLG 50514 WHISKEY TOOK MY DADDY AWAY* London 16038 L-1095 UK
000 DLG 50515 WHAT’S THIS WORLD COMINF TO* London 16038 L-1095 UK
11 April 1951 King Recording Studio, 1540 Brewster Ave., Cincinnati, OH - Jean Chapel aka Mattie O‘ Neil (Salty Holmes [duet vcl -1/harmonica], Jerry Byrd [steel], Tommy Jackson [fiddle] ? [organ])
055 K3210 STUCK WITH LOVE -1 45-982
000 K3211 DIVORCES 45-982
000 K3212 MY LITTLE SON¢S PLEA 45-963
000 K3213 THE HICCOUGH SONG 45-963
000 none WHAT AM I GONNA DO unissued
20 November 1951 King Recording Studio, 1540 Brewster Ave., Cincinnati, OH - Jean Chapel aka Mattie O‘ Neal & Salty Holmes/*Mattie, Marthie & Minnie (Martha Carson* [vcl/rh gt], Bertha Woodruff* [vcl/fiddle], Jerry Byrd [steel], Tommy Jackson [fiddle])
056 K3302-1 ECHOES OVER THE SMOKEYS 45-1056
057 K3303-2 SHACKLES AND CHAINS 45-1033
058 K3304-1 MY WORST MISTAKE 45-1056
000 K3305-1,2,3 YOU CAN DISH IT OUT (BUT YOU CAN’T TAKE IT)* unissued
059 K3306-2 OUR LOVE IS GONE 45-1033
000 K3307-1 TENNESSEE MEMORIES* 45-1052
000 K3308-3 YOU CAN'T LIVE WITH ¢EM (AND YOU CAN¢T LIVE WITHOUT ¢EM* 45-1052
1953 [live-Grand Ole Opry] Radio Station WSM, Ryman Auditorium, 116 5th Ave. North, Nashville, TN – Salty & Mattie (Salty Holmes [vcl/harmonica], Mattie O’Neal [vcl/banjo] + unknown musicians. Host: Faron Young)
05901 WAKE UP, LITTLE BOY BLUE Grand Ole Opry program #
1955 [live-Grand Ole Opry] Radio Station WSM, Ryman Auditorium, 116 5th Ave. North, Nashville, TN – Salty & Mattie (Salty Holmes [vcl/harmonica], Mattie O’Neal [vcl/banjo] + unknown musicians. Host: Webb Pierce)
05902 HARMONICA BOOGIE Grand Ole Opry Program #
1955 [live-Grand Ole Opry] Radio Station WSM, Ryman Auditorium, 116 5th Ave. North, Nashville, TN – Salty & Mattie (Salty Holmes [vcl/harmonica], Mattie O’Neal [vcl/banjo] + unknown musicians. Host: Minnie Pearl)
05903 THE GHOST SONG Grand Ole Opry Program #
Summer 1963 [live-The Old American Barn Dance] unknown - Salty Holmes with The Saddle Pals (House Band) (Directed by Fred. A. Niles, Hosted by Bill Bailey) [The Old American Barn Dance Vol.1. (Film #10)]
00000 NO SUPPER TONIGHT- Bill Bailey
00000 LET ME SADDLE MY PONY - Kenny Roberts
00000 CRY BABY BLUES - Kenny Roberts
00000 OUT WHERE THE WEST WIND BLOWS - Kenny Robert
00000 BOOGIE WOOGIE YODEL - Kay Brewer
00000 CHEROKEE MAIDEN - Johnny Bond
00000 STOMP - The Saddle Pals
00000 MY GRANDFATHER LET ME HIS OLD BROWN PANTS - Cousin Alvi
05901 DOWN ON THE FARM - SALTY HOLMES
00000 I’M DYIN’ FOR SOMEONE TO LOVE ME - Nancy Lee
00000 A SCREWBALL’S LOVE SONG - Homer & Jethro
00000 NIGHT TRAIN TO MEMPHIS - Candy Mountain Girls
00000 TINY CABIN LIGHT - Candy Mountain Girls
0000 HONEY ON THE ROCK - Doc Hopkins
NB: The above Television show ran on the Dumont Network during the Summer of 1953.
Summer 1963 [live-The Old American Barn Dance] unknown - Salty Holmes with The Saddle Pals (House Band) (Directed by Fred. A. Niles, Hosted by Bill Bailey) [The Old American Barn Dance Vol.3. (Film #12)]
00000 CRAWDAD HOLE - Bill Bailey
00000 CATFISH TAKE A LOOK AT THE WORM - Merle Travis
00000 HUMMINGBIRD - Johnnie & Jack & The Tennessee Mountain Boys
00000 RIVER ROAD TWO STEP - Pee Wee King
00000 I WANTED YOU SO LAST NIGHT - Pee Wee King
00000 SWEET FACE AND A COLD HEART - Roy King
00000 A LITTLE BIRDIE TOLD ME - Candy Mountain Girls
00000 MY ADOBE HACIENDA - Candy Mountain Girls
05902 THE GHOST SONG - SALTY HOLMES
00000 HILLBILLY FEVER - Kenny Roberts
00000 CASPER THE CANDY COWBOY - Kenny Roberts
00000 I’M A STRAIGHT RIDIN’ LASSIE AND SHE BUCKAROO - PATSY MONTANA
00000 GLAD RAGS - Johnny Bond
The above Television show ran on the Dumont Network during the Summer of 1953.
Summer 1963 [live-The Old American Barn Dance] unknown - Salty Holmes with The Saddle Pals (House Band) (Directed by Fred. A. Niles, Hosted by Bill Bailey) [The Old American Barn Dance Vol.5. (Film #14)]
00000 SUGARFOOT RAG Bill Bailey
00000 THE BIRDS, THE BEES AND CUPID - Pee Wee King
00000 I LOVE THE WAY YOU ROLL THEM EYES AT ME - Pee Wee King
00000 TENNESSEE, KENTUCKY AND ALABAM - Johnny Bond
00000 OKLAHOMA HILLS - Johnny Bond
00000 GOOD OLD MOUNTAIN DAYS - Kenny Roberts
00000 SHENANDOAH WALTZ - Candy Mountain Girls
00000 CAMPTOWN RACES - Candy Mountain Girls
00000 PLEASE EXCUSE MY MANNERS - Neal Burris
00000 FIREBALL TRACKS - Polk County Boys
05903 MAMA BLUES - SALTY HOLMES
00000 STOMP - The Saddle Pals
00000 GOD WALK THESE HILLS WITH ME - The Saddle Pals
00000 WHEN THE MUSH BEGINS TO RUSH - Cousin Alvin
00000 I GUESS I’LL COME BACK TO YOU - Tennessee Ernie Ford
00000 CLIMBIN’ UP THE MOUNTAIN CHILDREN - The Chordmen
The above Television show ran on the Dumont Network during the Summer of 1953.
Summer 1963 [live-The Old American Barn Dance] unknown - Salty Holmes with The Saddle Pals (House Band) (Directed by Fred. A. Niles, Hosted by Bill Bailey) [The Old American Barn Dance Vol.12. (Film #21)]
00000 RED RIVER VALLEY - Johnny Bond
00000 KATIE, LITTLE LADY - Kenny Roberts
00000 BARNYARD BEAT - Candy Mountain Girls
05904 SWEET ELLA LEE - SALTY HOLMES
00000 I’M GOIN’ BACK WHERE I COME FROM - Cousin Alvin
The above Television show ran on the Dumont Network during the Summer of 1953.
11 July 1953 [14:00-17:00] Castle Studio at The Tulane Hotel, 206 8th Ave. North, Nashville 3, TN - Salty Holmes,* & Mattie O' Neil (Jean Chapel) aka Salty & Mattie
060 53-S-6119 WAKE UP, LITTLE BOY BLUE* K11572
061 53-S-6120 LONG TIME GONE* K11572
062 53-S-6121 BABY, I GOT YOU ON MY MIND unissued
063 53-S-6122 THE HAUNTING HOUSE unissued
6 October 1954 Castle Studio At the Tulane Hotel, 206 8th Ave. North, Nashville 3, TN - Salty Holmes (Opal Jean [vcl*] + unknown musicians)
064 86898/NA 3373 THE MAMA DOLL SONG 9-29321
065 86899/NA 3374 THE GHOST SONG 9-29321
066 86900/NA 3375 I¢M ROLLING ALONG unissued
Summer 1961 Hollywood, CA - Salty Holmes accompanied by Joe Maphis (Joe Maphis [gt] + unknown musicians)
067 884-105 MAMA BLUES 4 Star 45-1752
068 884-106 HARMONICA BOOGIE SHUFFLE 45-1752

ALBUMS
Cattle Compact [GER] CCD-289 Salty Holmes & Mattie O’ Neil With The Amber Sisters And Joe Maphis: Blue Eyes Crying In The Rain ; Cannonball Special ; Cherokee Eyes; Divorces ; Don't Sell Daddy Any More Whiskey ; Don't Shed Your Tears After I'm Gone ; Echoes Over The Smokeys ; I Found My Mama ; I've Waited Too Long ; Just An Old Farm For Sale ; Little Rusty ; Lonesome Road Blues ; Long Time Gone ; Look What Followed Me Home ; My Worst Mistake ; Nine Times Out Of Ten ; One More Time ; Our Love Is Gone ; Shackles And Chains ; So Tired Of Your Runnin' Around ; Stuck With Love ; Swanee Swing ; Useless ; Wabash Blues ; Wake Up, Little Boy Blue ; When I Want Lovin', Baby, I Want You - 04

SINGLES
prewar singles with Prairie Ramblers/Sweet Violet Boys not listed, see Prairie Ramblers and sessions list
Decca (1947-49)
46116 Mama Blues / John Henry - 03-02-48 (in CAN issued on Feb. 21, rev. March 13; reissued on Decca 9-24963 on 10-04-50)
46152 Blue Eyes Crying In The Rain / Just An Old Farm For Sale - 28-02-49
46199 Cannon Ball Special / Nine Times Out Of Ten - 05-12-49
9-46313 Blue Eyes Crying In The Rain / Harmonica Boogie - 30-04-51
London (1950)
663 Don’t Shed Your Tears After I’m Gone / I Found My Mama - 04-50 (also issued in UK and RSA on Decca FM-5743)
16030 Sugar Blues / Echoing The Blues - 50 (also issued in ITA & UK on London L-1131 in 01-52)
788/30198 [45 RPM] Wabash Blues / Swanee Swing - 51 (also in UK on 12-51
King (1951)
45-982 Stuck With Love (w.Mattie O’Neil) / [Mattie O’neil:] Divorces - 51
45-1033 Shackles And Chains / Our Love Is Gone - 52 w. Mattie O’Neil
45-1056 Echoes Over The Smokeys / My Worst Mistake - 52 w. Mattie O’Neil
MGM (1953)
K11572 Wake Up, Little Boy Blue / Long Time Gone - 09-53 Salty & Mattie
Decca (1954)
9-29321 The Mama Doll Song / The Ghost Song - 08-11-54 (also on Columbia DO-70166 in AUS)
4 Star (1961)
45-1752 Mama Blues / Harmonica Boogie Shuffle - 61

Acknowledgements

Thanks to Michel Ruppli, not only for his books which I use daily, but also for a large amount of rare and unpublished data from his giant archive.
Thanks to all my friends - country music fans - in Czech Republic - Vladimir Pikora, Michal Gololobov, Milos Holecek, Tony Foglar, Rene Pavlik and Petr Vitous.
Thanks to Mario Manciotti for sending session details daily
Thanks to Kurt Rokitta for a lot of session info
Thanks to Bill Daniels for sharing a lot of labels info
Thanks to Lillies Ohlsson for many western swing contributions.
Thanks to Dick Grant for many artists files
Thanks to Thieu Van De Vorst for a lot of additions and corrections
Thanks to Goran Adolph for many rare albums info
Thanks to Hans Sandberg for many rare session data
Thanks to Chris Huskey for many sessions info.
Thanks to Kittra Moore for musicians and recording data
Thanks to Dik de Heer for many additions on rockabilly.
Thanks to Luiz Roberto Costa for helping me with the western genre.
Thanks to Wolf Ruediger Sommer, who not only sent me additional data, but is also watch-dog, correcting my typos and other errors.
Thanks to Robert Platt for priceless info on Canadian (but not only) artists.
Thanks to Phil Watson for hard work on Crown Prince of country music discography. Thanks to Walter Gabriel for filling the gaps in track listings of rare albums and various artists compilations.
Thanks to Kent Heineman for many independent recordings info
Thanks to Ken Nelson for bluegrass and more additions.
Thanks to Tony Middleton for RCA session info.
Thanks to Xavier Maire for interesting additions and for info on his website www.bopping.org.
Thanks to Henk Scholts for long time cooperation.
Thanks to Richard Price for miscellaneous session information
Thanks to Carl G. Cederblad for additions to sessionographies
Thanks to Paul Urbahns, Marc Alesina, Bill Millet, Bengt Wahlström, John Morris, Dominique Anglares, Pierre Monnery, Jeremy Roberts, Ben Collins, Alex Frazer-Harrison, K.F.Raizor, Ed Tabor, Mario Wildner, Ole Skjoldhøj, Eileen Sisk, Per Kammersgaard, David Bussey, Bill Marks for rare info on their favorite artists.
Thanks to Reginald Bartlette for info and additions of Columbia custom numbers.
Thanks to Katarina Fromm for various singles info.
Thanks to many others who sent some info - all are important.
Thanks to Richard Weize for his idea to produce projects, which have small commercial potential, but huge value for collectors - I spend a lot of money buying boxes and CDs, sometimes mainly because of the accompanying discographies.
Thanks also to Patrick Milligan, who created many discographies for Bear Family projects
Thanks to Marek Bozickovic for picture in head
And last but not least I would like to thank all who visit this blog - they come from more than 100 countries.