KMBC Broadcast, The Midlanders, 1938-06-03

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KMBC radio audition recording of "The Midlanders", a Western musical program for sponsorship by John Deere with Barry King as the announcer. Performers for the broadcast are Hiram Mortimer Higsby, Colorado Pete, Laura Lee Owens, Slim Wilson, Bud and Spud, Kit and Kay, and the Prairie Pioneers. The order of musical numbers and advertisements include: Down home rag (Prairie Pioneers); There's a home in Wyoming (Slim Wilson; My Madonna on the trail (Kit and Kay); Advertisement: John Deere; When the saints go marching in (Bud and Spud); Fox chase (Bud and Spud); T for Texas (Laura Lee); Advertisement: John Deere; The lone cowpuncher (Colorado Pete); Old faithful (Colorado Pete and Kit and Kay); Advertisement: John Deere; Westward ho (Prairie Pioneers); Dinah (Hiram Higsby, harmonica); Closing theme.

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June 3rd 1938
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306 East 10th Street
Kansas City, MO
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All collection items may be freely searched and displayed. Permission must be received for subsequent use and/or distribution in print or electronically. Please contact Marr Sound Archives for more information.
Collection Title, Call or Box Number: 
Arthur B. Church - KMBC Radio Collection
Digital Object Identifier: 
UMKC-KMBC-0565
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