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Helen Carter

b. Helen Myrl Carter, 12 Sept 1927, Maces Springs, Scott State, Virginia, USA, d. 1 June 1998, Nashville, Tennessee, USA. The eldest little girl of Mom Maybelle Carter from the renowned Carter Family members. At age eight, she was playing mandolin, piano, piano accordion and electric guitar and in 1939, she and sisters Anita and June had been appearing on Boundary Radio as associates from the Carter Family members. When the primary Carter Family members retired in 1943, she sang and performed rhythm guitar within the family members group, Mom Maybelle as well as the Carter Sisters, on several r / c and from 1950 onwards, for quite some time, these were regulars over the Grand Ole Opry. They toured with Elvis Presley within the middle-50s, and in 1961, they begun to show up regularly within Johnny Money’s present. Although the majority of her profession was spent playing as an associate of an organization, she documented a solo record in storage of her mom which her kid, David, played electric guitar and sang tranquility vocals in greatest Carter Family members tradition.

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