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1957; Dick Clark Show, 1957-9, 7 times; Country America TV, Los Angeles, Calif.; etc. Decca Records. Album: My Special Angel. Songs recorded: Tenn. Rock and Roll, 1956; Fraulein, 1956; My Special Angel, 1957; Jingle Bell Rock, 1957; Love My Lady, 1958; Just a Little Lonesome, 1958; Jacqualine, 1958; I Guess I'll Miss the Prom, 1958; Hundred Hearts, 1958; New River Train, 1959; Borrowed Dreams, 1959; To My Sorrow, 1960; Let Me Be the One, 1960; I Want to Be with You, 1960; If I Only Knew; Schoolboy Crush; Far Away Heart; My Shoes Keep Walking Back to You; Sugar Moon; Love My Lady; etc. Most popular song was My Special Angel. Writer of: Tonight's the Night, 1957; Love My Lady, 1958; I Don't Owe You Nothing, 1956. Co-writer of: Someone Was Already There, 1959; Mama Gonna Miss You, 1959; Teach Me, 1959. Movie: Case Against Brooklyn, Columbia, 1958. Honors and Awards: Gold record for My Special Angel, 1957; Cash Box Award, 1957; No. 1 country singer of year, 1957; Fraulein No. 1 record, 1957, Music Reporter; Billboard award; etc. Ad­dress: Route 9, Bloomfield Road, Bloomington, Indiana.
Henderson, Wayne David "De-Wayne.'' b. 5/30/27, Cull­man, Ala.; w. Betty Lou Krape; s. Wayne Lee, 9; d. Toni Rae, 6. Attended Cullman Sch., Cullman, Ala., 1933-41. Plays guitar. Entertainment experience: Imperial Night Club, Galveston, Texas, 1949; Big H Jamboree, Houston, Texas; etc. Leader of the Wayne Brothers, 1957-8; Rythemaires, 1958—. Nucraft and Circle Records. Songs recorded: Oh! Oh! Darling, 1955; Here's to My Heart, 1955; Walking in Circles, 1956; Won't You Hold Me in Your Arms Again, 1956; You're an Angel, 1957; The Sky Is the Limit, 1957; Darling What Will I Do, 1959; etc. Most popular song was What Will I Do. Writer or co-writer of most songs recorded. Business enterprises: Circle Records and Trade Wind Publica­tions, Houston, Texas. Address: 4815 Chenevert Street, Houston 4, Texas.
Hensley, Harold Glenn, b. 7/3/22, Whitetop, Va.; w. Phyllis Ruth Peiffer. Schools attended: Whitetop Grade Sch., Whitetop, Va., 1928-34; Monserat High Sch., Louisville, Ky., 1935-6; Oak Hill Academy, Mouth of Va., 1936-7;

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