Brunk, Henry L 1976-01-26

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This tape is of Bob Nash’s radio (KFYO) interview with Henry Brunk, in which he discusses tent shows in West Texas, the Harley Sadler Tent Show, and Brunk’s Comedians.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Henry L. Brunk

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Date: January 26, 1976

Location: Lubbock, Texas

Interviewer: KFYO Radio

Length: 20 minutes


Abstract

Tape 1, Side 1: Henry L. Brunk [speaker], Worked with Harley Sadler (1919), Audiences, Start in show business, Entire family, Started as a musician, Transportation for the show, Trains, Harley Sadler (again), As an actor, As a businessman, Worked for Brunk's Comedians, Popularity of tent shows, In Colorado, [Advertisements], Lubbock audiences, Early career, Quality of tent shows, 1910-1929, Tent show performers, Celebrities, Other responsibilities, Tent show profits, Toby character, Origins, Ad-libbing on the show, {Advertisements], Tent show territory, Brunk's Comedians, Tent show scrapbook

Tape 1, Side 2: Blank

Range Dates: 1910-1929

Bulk Dates: 1910-1929


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