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Lee Moore

b. Walter LeRoy Moore, 24 Sept 1914, Circleville, Ohio, USA, d. 17 August 1997. He discovered to play acoustic guitar (and later on dobro) like a young man and first caused the Yodelling Tx Cowboys, a traveling show. Within the middle-30s, he sang using the Hill Melody Males, before shifting to WRHS Charleston, as vocalist with Friend Starcher’s Mountaineers. After marrying Juanita Picklesimer (b. 1917), in 1938, he worked like a duo along with his fresh wife. For quite some time, they proved a favorite act on numerous r / c, including WHIS Bluefield and WHMN Fairmont, Western Virginia, WSVA Harrisonburg, Virginia, WROL Knoxville, Tennessee and WPAQ Support Airey, NEW YORK, before coming to WWVA Western Wheeling, in 1949, where they truly became regulars around the Wheeling Jamboree. Moore usually portrayed the cowboy picture (he even used a set of Colt revolvers on stage) but their repertoire was wide and assorted from well-known ballads and nation songs to spiritual numbers of which Juanita excelled. Their youthful child, Roger Lee Moore (b. 1940), also appeared together from an extremely early age group. Between 1953 and 1969, quite aside from his carrying out, Moore also offered a four-hour night time country music program on WWVA, which obtained him the nickname from the Espresso Drinking Night time Hawk. They produced their 1st recordings in 1953 and Moore became well-known for his edition of ‘The Kitty Came Back again’, which he utilized as a personal melody. He and Juanita divorced in 1960 but he remained on theJamboree like a single take action, until 1974 when, after remarrying (he later on divorced and wedded for the 3rd period), he relocated to Troy, NY, where he continuing to execute at various occasions through the entire Northeastern US Says in to the 80s when, aside from special occasions, he fundamentally retired. He documented for several brands over time, including albums for the Canadian ARC as well as the German Cattle but his primary input to nation music was as a significant radio performer. In 1983, Cattle also released an record of previously unissued RCA Bluebird recordings.

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