Mountain Dew[Comedy Rutine]

Primary Performer/Group

Description

played by Manuel "Old Joe" Clark on the Renfro Valley Barn Dance radio program on 57-06-15
Manuel D "Old Joe" Clark (1922-1998) was born in Johnson City, Tennessee He relocated to London, Kentucky after serving in WWII While playing with his band the Lonesome Pine Boys, Clark was hired by John Lair to appear on his various Renfro Valley radio programs Lair created the cranky wisecracker "Old Joe" character for Clark who played it for 50 years

Date

6/15/57

Type

Sound Music

Citation

Special Collections and Archives, Hutchins Library, Berea College

Identifier

RP-OR-01-03-12

Rights

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Geolocation