Friday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 1)

Date: May 24, 1985

Source: S1576 , T85-1

Type: Sound

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  • Opening remarks (Gamble Rogers & Thelma Boltin)
  • Pledge to the Flag (Tom Walton)
  • Story of Tom Waltons Life
  • Vegetable selling song
  • Dog Selling story
  • Old Folks at Home (Way Down Upon the Suwannee River)
  • Michael Row the Boat Ashore
  • Sing My Song God to Thee
  • How Great Thou Art
  • Butter Beans (Tom Walton & Thelma Boltin)
  • Shake the Simmons Down (Gamble Rogers)

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  • One reel to reel recording. Opening performances, including remarks by Rogers and Boltin; with Walton playing guitar, telling stories and singing. Boltin and Rogers were co-hosts for the Friday morning performance.




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