CONTRACT FOR A JIM REEVES SHOW AT THE PANTHER HALL,  FRIDAY AUGUST 7, 1964

 

Jim Reeves and his band, the Blue Boys, were booked for a show at the Panther Hall in Ft. Worth, Texas on Friday August 7th, 1964. They had performed tat the Panther Hall before. Unfortunately, Jim Reeves and Dean Manuel, his piano player, were killed when Jim's plane went down exactly a week before, on July 31st, 1964.

( from a Xerox copy made from the original contract in the Dave Bussey collection)

 

Picture from the Panther Hall from a brochure when it was put for sale in probably 1972. The club finally closed in 1975.

(courtesy Mr. Ron Cheeck)