Tex Ferguson and his Drifing Pioneers were hits in Bay City, Michigan
back in 1954-1955. They were said to have a long history in radio and
television and recording.
Every Thursday, they had a show on WNEM-TV, Channel 5, in Bay city
from 10:30 to 11:00pm. Every Saturday night,
there was "The Country Crossroads Jamboree Show" from 8:00pm to 8:30pm.
They wrote that the group was just getting ready to record some of the
compositions of Tex.
Credits & Sources
- Cowboy Songs No. 39 (February 1955); American Folk Publications,
Inc.; Derby, CT.