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Tex Williams
Born:  August 23, 1917
Died:  October 11, 1985
Academy of Country Music Pioneer (1971)
Hollywood Walk of Fame (1960)
Town Hall Party
KNBH Los Angeles, CA
WDZ Tuscola, IL
WJBL Decatur, IL (1930)

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Appearance History This Month

Recordings (78rpm/45rpm)

Boone Record Co.
Rec. No. Side Song Title
  10040 A Bottomland
  10040 B The First Step Down
  1028 A Too Many Tigers
  1028 B Winter Snow
  1032 A My Last Two Tens
  1032 B Big Tennessee
  1036 A Bottom Of A Mountain
  1036 B Tears Are Only Rain
  1040 A Bottom Land
  1040 B First Step Down
  1044 A Another Day, Another Dollar In The Hole
  1044 A Another Day, Another Dollar In The Hole
  1044 B Big Man
  1052 A Crazy Life
  1052 B Toy Piano
  1059 A Blackjack County
  1059 B Ain't Gonna Walk Your Dog
  1065 A Mother's Flower Garden
  1065 B She's Somebody Else's Heartache Now
  1069 A Lonely One
  1069 B Smoke, Smoke, Smoke
  1072 A Here's To You And Me
  1072 B If Not For You There Could Go Me
  1080 A The Tail's Been Wagging
  1080 B Look Beyond Your Dreams
Rec. No. Side Song Title
  1006 A Birmingham Bounce
  1006 B Great Big Needle
  1087 A Happy Feet
  1087 B You Two-Time Me, I'll Two-Time You
  1166 A Wild Card
  1166 B Tamburitza Boogie
  1286 A Alimony
  1286 B I Want Gold In My Pocket
  1345 A Cheaters Never Prosper
  1345 B Don't Make Love To Mary
  1437 A Smoke, Smoke, Smoke
  1437 B That's What I Like About The West
  1475 A I Lost My Gal From Memphis
  1475 B One Way Ticket
  15101 A Pretty Red Lights
  15101 B Banjo Polka
  15113 A Foolish Tears
  15113 B Who? Me?
  15271 A Life Gits Tee-Jus Don't It?
  15271 B Big Hat Polka
  15312 A The Traveling Salesman Polka (w/Jo Stafford)
  1540 A Good Night Cincinnati
  1540 B Sugar Coated Love
  1700 A Black Strap Molasses
  1700 B Love And Devotion
  1799 A I Want To Be Near You
  1799 B The Cocker Spaniel Polka
  302 A The California Polka
  302 B Rose Of The Alamo
  333 A The Leaf Of Love
  333 B I Got Texas In My Soul
  40001 A Smoke! Smoke! Smoke! (That Cigarette)
  40001 B Roundup Polka
  40031 A Downtown Poker Club
  40031 B That's What I Like About The West
  40054 A Never Trust A Woman
  40054 B What It Means To Be Blue
  40081 A Don't Telegraph, Don't Telephone, Tell A Woman
  40081 B Blue As A Heart Ache
  40095 A Artistry In Western Swing
  40095 B Happy Birthday Polka
  40109 A Flo From St Joe Mo
  40109 B Suspicion
  40159 A Castle Of My Dreams
  40159 B Johnstown Polka
  40183 A Cowboy Polka
  40183 B Big Bass Polka
  40184 A Beer Barrel Polka
  40184 B Banjo Polka
  40185 A Capitol Polka
  40185 B Milkman Polka
  40186 A Cowbell Polka
  40186 B Yodelin' Polka
  40194 A Ham And Eggs
  40194 B Cowpuncher's Waltz
  40203 A A & E Rag
  40203 B Rakes Of Mallow
  40225 A A Letter Asking For My Broken Heart
  40225 B Bluebird On Your Window Sill
  40253 A The Winter Song
  40253 B Crocodile Tears
  40276 A With Men Who Know Tobacco Best
  40276 B Three Little Girls In Blue
  57-40206 A Hot Pretzels
  57-40206 B Cotton-Eyed Joe
  79-40203 A Rakes Of Mallow
  79-40203 B A&E Rag
  940 A Was Yesterday A Dream?
  940 B My San Fernando Rose
Capitol Americana
Rec. No. Side Song Title
  40001 A Smoke, Smoke, Smoke That Cigarette
  40001 B Roundup Polka
  A40031 A Downtown Poker Club
  A40031 B That's What I Like About The West
  A48006 B Miss Molly
Rec. No. Side Song Title
  28660 A Big,Big Lie
  28660 B Changeable
  28721 B Don't Call My Name! (w/Roberta Lee)
  28721 B Hey Mister Cotton-Picker (w/Roberta Lee)
  28809 A The Deck Of Cards
  28809 B Seven Days In Heaven
  29077 A If You'd Believe In Me
  29077 B Money
  29133 A River Of No Return
  29133 B Down In The Meadow
  29202 A That's The Good Lord Sayin' Good Mo
  29202 B They Were Doing The Mambo
  29308 A Sidetracked
  29308 B Can I Say The Same About You
  29385 A Air Mail Special
  29385 B Williams Rag
  29469 A Roses And Revolvers
  29469 B Rancho Boogie
  29578 A Old Betsy
  29578 B Be Sure You're Right
  29764 A New Nine Pound Hammer
  29764 B Pauline
  29900 A Shake The Hand Of A Stranger
  29900 B Revival Is On Its Way
Rec. No. Side Song Title
  505 A Is This All You Hear
  505 B Roll, Muddy River
  507 A Nowhere, West Virginia
  507 B Those Lazy, Hazy, Crazy Days Of Summer
  512 A Bum, Bum, Bum
  512 B Mother Was A Sideman
Rec. No. Side Song Title
  55652 A Long John
  55652 B Late Movies
Rec. No. Side Song Title
  1200 A Big Oscar
  1200 B Wasted Dreams
  1216 A I Never Knew What Doing Was
  1216 B It Ain't No Big Thing
RCA Victor
Rec. No. Side Song Title
  20-4409 A Shrimp Boats
  20-4409 B Urn On The Mantel
  20-4506 A Only Politickin'
  20-4506 B Shame On You
  20-4561 A Double Shuffle
  20-4561 B Senator From Tennessee
  20-4708 A Bronco Buster's Ball
  20-4708 B Sinful
  20-4897 A Miracle Waltz
  20-4897 B Sweet Little Boogalie
Rec. No. Side Song Title
  730 A I'll Hold You In My Heart
  730 B Yankee Go Home
  777 A The Battle Of New Orleans
  777 B Keeper Of Boot Hill

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