Milton (Milt) Dickey first appears on the scene in 1953 as a disc jockey at KCMO
in Kansas City, Missouri, doing a duet with Scotty Nelson at 6:30am each day. He was
also working the KCMO All Star show from 1:45 to 2:15pm each day as well.
He had sort of a catchy slogan with his shows, "...We're not through with what Dickey
He was said to have written several tunes, including country and gospel at that time.
He also did duty on the KCMO Cowtown Jubilee show from 8:00pm to 9:30pm each Saturday night.
He appeared occasionally on the "KCMO Hillbilly Disc Jockey Show" as well.
He also recorded for the Sho-Me record label in the early 1950s.
Credits & Sources
- Country Song Roundup; Issue No. 19; August 1952; American Folk
Publications, Inc.; Derby, CT