W.M. Bandy was a well-known 'display fiddler' from Petroleum, Kentucky.
When he appeared on the Opry in the early days, he would ride the train.
Charles Wolfe has more details about Mr. Bandy and his early Opry tenurein his
book "A Good Natured Riot" in Chapter Five.
Credits & Sources
- A Good-Natured Riot; Charles K. Wolfe, 1999, Country Music
Foundation Press, Vanderbuilt University Press, ISBN: 0-8265-1331-X