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Fred Kirby
Born:  July 19, 1910
Died:  April 22, 1996
WLS National Barn Dance
KMOX St. Louis, MO
WBT Charlotte, NC
WFIL Philadelphia, PA
WIP Philadelphia, PA
WJJD Chicago, IL
WLS Chicago, IL
WLW Cincinnati, OH
WIS Columbia, SC (1927)

About The Artist

One of the newcomers to WLS back in 1941. A mountain boy from Peaceful Valley, North Carolina. He spent his spare time composing new ballads and hymns.

In high school, they said he was a boxer, wrestler as well as playing baseball and basketball.

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Please Don't Take My Baby

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Recordings (78rpm/45rpm)

Rec. No. Side Song Title
  20740 A When The Hell Bomb Falls
  20740 B Old Country Preacher
  20764 A My Zig Zaggin' Baby
  20764 B My Red Hot Potato
  21009 A Lost
  21009 B Out Of My Mind
  21056 A My Soul Is Not For Sale
  21056 B When It's Reveille Time In Heaven
  21066 A When The Devil Sends His Calling Card
  21066 B Crossroads To Eternity
Rec. No. Side Song Title
  5548 A Cathedral In The Pines
  5548 B Every Day Is Mothers Day
  5557 A You're The Only Star In My Blue Heaven
  5557 B Calling Ole Faithful
  5576 A Birmingham Jail
  5576 B Columbus Stockade Blues
Montgomery Ward
Rec. No. Side Song Title
  4853 A I'm Lonesome Sad And Blue
  4853 B In The Shade Of The Old Pine Tree
  4854 A My Old Fashioned Sweetheart
  4854 B Cottage By The Wayside
  4855 A Lonesome Lullaby
  4855 B My Little Texas Town
  7182 A Where The Longhorn Cattle Roam
  7182 B Get Along Old Paint
  7183 A Wagon Train Keep Rollin' Along
  7183 B Song Of The Golden West
  7364 A Night Time On The Prairie
  7364 B Home - Answer To Home On The Range
Rec. No. Side Song Title
  1113 A Please Don't Take My Baby
  1113 B Hang Your Head In Shame

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