Credit: June 11
Original Author: Alfred G. Karnes
Created: 1927
Publisher: Victor Talking Machine Company

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Alfred G. Karnes, a Baptist minister born in Bedford County, sings and plays guitar on a 1927 recording made in Bristol, Tennessee/Virginia. A field unit from the Victor Talking Machine Company in Camden, New Jersey, had come to the mountain town to record musicians from the region.