Film: 890

Music | 1940 | Sound | B/W

Synopsis:

Country and western music and Cowboys songs with the Radio Rubes, mainly humourous, includes 'She'll Be Coming Round the Mountain When She Comes' 1940's

Filmed in stdio log cabin set and in cloud set. Two acoustic guitarists, fiddle player and piano player. Third song features banjo player. Band imitate steam train.


Notes from C. Hoagland with thanks from HFA
"Left, on mandolin and later on the tenor banjo is John Laby. I don't know who was playing piano. In the white shirt and making all of the sound effects and guitar is Rufus "Rufe" Davis. To his right, on guitar (wearing suspenders and a cowboy hat) is Neil Laby (C. Hoagland's grandfather). Lastly, on the far right is Arty Hall."


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