Back about 1955 or so, we first find mention of Howard Bramlett, who was
one of the stars of the Saturday Night Jamboree that aired over WROM-TV
out of Rome, Georgia. That show aired on Saturday nights from 7:00 to 7:30pm
and from 8:30pm to 10:00pm.
He first started singing with his sister at church when he was a youngster
In 1945, he started performing over the Armed Forces Network.
They mentioned he was the leader of the band, the "Tennessee Valey Boys"
on the Jamboree show on WROM-TV.
He recorded for Starday for a time, issuing a couple of songs he wrote himself,
"City On A Hill" b/w "Let's Take Our Children To Church".
Credits & Sources
- Country Song Roundup No. 40; September 1955;
American Folk Publications, Inc.; Derby, CT