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City Lights; No Song to Sing; That's What It's Like To Be Lonesome; The Thrill of My Life; Ninety-Nine Years; Back Where I Started From; Dead or Alive; It's Not the End of Everything. Most popular song re­corded: Ninety-Nine Years. Writer of: all songs re­corded; Two Empty Arms; City Lights; Riverboat; Liv­ing Myself to Death; The Chosen Few; There's a God Watching Me; She's a Lot Like You; Leave All the Heartache to Me; My Last Dime; and co-writer of: Face to the Wall and If I Never Get to Heaven. Writer for Tree Publishing Co., Nashville, Tenn. Awards: BMI-Achievement awards for City Lights, No. 2 song of 1958, and That's What It's Like to Be Lonesome, 1959. Ad­dress: 319 7th Avenue, North, Nashville, Tennessee.
Anglin, Jack; b. Columbia, Tenn.; w. Louise Wright. Plays guitar. He and Johnnie Wright joined together in 1938 and formed the Tenn. Mt. Boys. Entertainment experi­ence: WSIX, Nashville, Tenn., 1936; Greensboro, N. C; WCHS, Charleston, W. Va.; WHIS, Bluefield, W. Va.; WNOX, Knoxville, Tenn.; WPTF, Raleigh, N. C; WEAS, Decatur, Ga.; WAPI, Birmingham, Ala.; WSM Grand Ole Opry, Nashville, Tenn.; KWKH La. Hayride, Shreveport, La.; WSM Grand Ole Opry; etc. For rec­ords see Johnnie Wright. Address: WSM Radio, Nash­ville, Tenn.
Arizona, Johnnie; b. 11/9/21, Tucson, Ariz. Plays guitar. Entertainment experience: WSAZ and WCMI, Hunting­ton, W. Va., 1930-40; WWVA Jamboree, Wheeling, W. Va., 1940-42; WSM Grand Ole Opry, Nashville, Tenn., 1942-5; KFI and KFI-TV, Hollywood, Calif., 1945-51; KXOC, Chico, Calif., 1951; KXOA, Stockton, Calif., 1951; KXOB, Sacramento, Calif., 1951-3; KDB, Santa Bar­bara, Calif., 1951-3; KOLO, KZTV, KORK, Reno and Las Vegas, Nev., 1953-6; WWVA Jamboree, Wheeling, W. Va., 1956-7; WSM, Nashville, Tenn., 1957—. Writer of: Jealous Blues; Just Back from Texas; Just Born to Forgive; Married to Correna; Forgive Me; I Like Your Loving; Boomrang Baby; Try Me On For Size; If You Can't I Will; Someday Somewhere; I Love Every Worldly Thing; and Time Will Tell the Tale. Movies: Kid From Arizona, Columbia, 1945; I Shot Jesse James,