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