Blanchard, Lowell, 1910-1968
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Lowell Blanchard's Radio Album 32 pgs., wraps. About 1939-40. States that Lowell is 33 years old in intro. Favorites of WNOX Mid-day Merry-Go-Round. Pictures of all the stars, the station downtown, the old Market Hall, gimmicks, promos, skits, etc. Words to lots and lots of songs. Chet Atkins is not shown, but words to one of his songs are printed. Roy Acuff shown.
Research papers on Knoxville and area topics done by the English students of Janie Cassell at Powell High School.
WNOX [Mid -Day Merry Go Round] radio broadcasts. ca. 1945? Two 8x10” B&W photographs. On stage at WNOX radio studio in Knoxville. Lowell Blanchard standing at microphone with 14 members of the cast of the daily radio program, Mid-Day Merry Go Round. One of seated is “Hot Shot Elmer,” one of the two Carlyle brothers. Second picture shows man and small group at microphones with others in background.