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Buddy Harris

b. S.A. Harris, USA, d. USA. Getting started in radio in 1929, Harris was a favorite announcer on implies that combined sketches, jokes and music. He became most widely known as web host of KGKO’s Morning Grinder, in Dallas, Tx, in the past due 40s and early 50s. Furthermore to showing up on surroundings, at differing times through the 50s Harris was also general supervisor and programme movie director of the air place. Among Harris’ on-air efforts was the recounting of amusing monologues. Also in Dallas, in 1951, Harris staged his Music Club Show. This is a jazz present that he emceed and was limited to dark artists, thus setting up Harris apart because the just white guy on stage at the same time and place where blended race displays (and viewers) were definately not customary. One of the featured and generally local musicians presented by Harris, who also provided his monologues, had been trumpeter Bike Mitchell, tenor saxophonist Burn off ’Em Up Anderson, pianist Boston Smith, guitarist Small Boy Jackson, bass participant Booker T. Averhart and drummer Willie Be-bop. Performers recruited for the displays included Edwina Mason, Betty Jane Wallace and Wayne Waynes.

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