"Very cool image and the best scan that I have seen of it! Thanks for shearing!!!
She was a minstrel. Let me explain.
By 1870 Uncle Tom Cabin shows were just themed minstrel shows. Same acts, jokes, songs and routines but themed and…"
"I've got a neck he made for a rim I had (the rim was from a Flesher kit banjo, I loved the rim but hated the neck).
I sent him the size I wanted and pictures of how I wanted it to look and he did exactly what I asked for-- it is my "trick…"
Joel-You sent me two sets of two picks. But, I think you only charged me for one. Could you please double check the sunshinewave order. And, if you've only charged me once can I send them back to the PO Box on the envelope?
Yes! Is this Tad the banjo player who entertained Texans in the 1880's, between poker games and gunfights? I was married last May, thus the additional last name. I retired and now live in Clayton, Ok, in the Kiamichi Mountains of the southeast part of the state.
More time for banjo playing!
I am working on frailing lately, but joined this site to see what I could learn re 1800's music.
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