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There is a nice little song called "T. Texas Tyler" written and recorded by Bucky Halker ( about T. Texas Tyler based on a true account of him playing at a small bar in Burley, Idaho, in the early 1950s. I know the story is true, because my father was there.

Toni Wright
Chicago, IL