Various ‎– Red River Runs

Flyright-Matchbox ‎– SDM 259
Vinyl, LP

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A1 Jesse Wadley Alabama Prison Blues 2:31
A2 Reese Crenshaw Trouble 3:23
A3 Reese Crenshaw John Henry 2:20
A4 Blind Joe When I Lie Down Last Night 1:32
A5 Blind Joe In Trouble 3:30
A6 Robert Davis (11) Poor Joe Breakdown 2:39
A7 John Davis (30) John Henry 4:17
A8 Bill Tatnall Fandango 1:52
A9 Ozella Jones Prisoner Blues 2:15
A10 Jimmie Owens (2) Not Satisfied
Guitar – J. Brown (3)Vocals, Guitar – Jimmie Owens (2)
B1 Willie Williams (4) Red River Runs
Guitar – J. Brown (3)
B2 J. Wilson Barell House Blues
Guitar – J. Brown (3), Willie Williams (4)
B3 John Henry Diggs Freight Train Blues 2:15
B4 Jimmie Owens (2) John Henry 3:04
B5 Jimmie Strothers I Used To Work On The Tractor 1:21
B6 Jimmie Strothers Thought I Heard My Banjo Say 2:00
B7 Jimmie Strothers Tennessee Dog 1:50
B8 Jimmie Strothers Poontang Little Poontang Small 2:25
B9 Jimmie Strothers Goin To Richmond 5:50
B10 The Smith Band Smithy Rag 2:48

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Track A1 recorded at Bellwood Prison Camp, Atlanta, Georgia, Tuesday 11 December 1934.
Tracks A2, A3 recorded at State Prison Farm, Milledgeville, Georgia, Saturday 15 December 1934.
Tracks A4,A5 recorded at State Penitentiary, Raleigh, North Carolina, Wednesday 19 December 1934
Tracks A6 to A8 recorded at Frederica, Georgia,15-22 June, 1935.
Track A9 recorded at State Farm, Raiford, Florida, Monday 4 May, 1936
Tracks A10 to B4 recorded at State Penitentiary, Richmond, Virginia, Sunday31 May, 1936
Track B7 recorded at State Farm, Lynn, Virginia, Saturday 13 June,1936.
Tracks B5, B6, B8, B9 recorded at State Farm, Lynn, Virginia, 14 June, 1936
Track B10 probably recorded at Fort Valley State College, Fort Valley, Georgia either Friday 6 or Saturday 7 March, 1942
Comes with six page booklet.