In this autobiographical memoir, told in a folksy, conversational style,
Doc recounts the saga of his country music career, life and years of broadcasting
and appearing on the Jamboree over WWVA radio of Wheeling. Replete with many photos
from those years of travel, shows and Jamboree broadcasts, fans will enjoy reading
about Doc and Chickie’s life as country music entertainers who brought the Jamboree
and WWVA country music to the many listeners throughout the North East and Canada.
This book has been a career fulfilling project that came about at the urging of Doc
and Chickie’s many devoted fans and is presented in a distinctive “fireside chat”
style that will give readers the feeling of having a friendly, personal talk with
the beloved entertainer.
Doc’s daughter, Barbara, aka “Peeper,” worked closely with her Dad to put it all
together, select the pictures and compile it into a warm and inviting read that
will take fans “inside” the daily life and profession of a pair of country music’s