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DID YOU KNOW JIM WROTE A SHORT ARTICLE FOR THE NOVEMBER 10TH  1962  ISSUE OF THE  "MUSIC  VENDOR" MAGAZINE?

 

Not long back from his 1962 South African tour & at the time of the annual Country Music Festival in Nashville, the "Music Vendor" magazine of November 10th featured a short article by Jim headed "Hands Across Sea C/W Action."

The accompanying picture shows Jim meeting dignataries in Bloemfontein, South Africa, on Saturday August 25th 1962.

 "Hands across the sea"  is of course a famous military march composed by John Philip Sousa in 1899 & dedicated to all America's allied countries abroad.

 


COURTESY: DAVID BUSSEY SCRAPBOOKS