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Plea; Even Tho' I'll Shed a Million Tears; Nobody Else But You; Because You Lied to Me; Looking Out My Window; Til Take Back All I Ever Said About You; You Broke My Heart Dear, When You Broke Your Promise; When the Only One You Love Has Gone; If You Want Me, Then I'll Come Back to You; Write and Tell Me You Love Me Again; Would It Make Any Dif­ference; etc. Address: KPRC Radio, Houston, Texas.
Russell, James Wyman, "Big Jim." b. 9/8/12, Everton, Ark.; w. Mary Elizabeth Semple; d. Betty, 17; Loretta, 13; s. Eddie, 7. Schools attended: Everton Elem. Sch., Ever­ton, Ark., 1918-26; Springdale High Sch., Springdale, Ark., 1927-31; Univ. of Calif., 1941. Previous work: con­struction, carpentry; medical retailing. Entertainment experience: KVEC, San Luis Obispo, Calif., 1947; KSJV, Sanger, Calif., 1952-54; KGST, Fresno, Calif., 1954—. Has been member of quartet and disc jockey. Is hypnotist. Address: 755 Orange Avenue, Fresno, California.
Sanders, Raymon "Ray." b. 10/1/35, St. John, Ky.; plays guitar. Attended Howe Valley Sch., Cecilia, Ky.; and Texas Western Univ., El Paso, Texas, 1957. Entertain­ment experience: WIEL, Elizabethtown, Ky., 1950-2; Lincoln Jamboree, Hodgenville, Ky., 1952-4; Renfro Valley Barn Dance, Renfro Valley, MBS, 1954-6; WLEX-TV, Lexington, Ky., 1954-6; WBRT, Bardstown, Ky., 1955-6; KHEY, El Paso, Texas, 1957-8; Hal Smith Shows, 1958—; WSM Grand Ole Opry, Nashville, Tenn., 1959—. Cullman, Concept, and Logan Records. Songs recorded: I Can't Resist You, 1958; I'm So Afraid, 1958; This Time, 1957; Walking Blues, 1957; Dynamite, 1957; Your Smil­ing, 1957; It's Hard to Believe, 1958; Someday You'll Be Sorry, 1958. Address: 520 Diecks Drive, Elizabethtown, Kentucky.
Sands, Tommy, b. 8/27/37, Chicago, 111. Attended Lamar High Sch., Houston, Texas. Plays guitar. Entertain­ment experience: WBKB-TV, Chicago, 111., 1947-50; WN-BQ, Chicago, 111.; KTHT, Houston, Texas, 1953; KWKH, Shreveport, La.; KCIG, Shreveport, 1956; KLEE, Hous­ton, Texas; KNUZ; Town Hall Party, Compton, Calif.; Hometown Jamboree, Anaheim, Calif. Capitol Rec-
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