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Real People with Real Problems

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Lucky in love

The BEST of Tex and Lucky on Matador Records  Tex and Lucky met and married in Raton, New Mexico.

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The name game

Captain Kangaroo  My Name Records (1977)

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Hit me with your rhythm stick

Not all of God’s children can keep a beat, but little Janice Kay Crist, who was born with downs syndrome, didn’t let a little thing like that keep her from joining the family band (with sister Linda here on piano).  “The Miracle at My House”  The Miracle Sisters

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“You don’t KNOW me!”

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Pirate recording

“High Barbaree!”  “Rocking rollicking songs of the sea in HI-FI”  Ray Martin’s Orchestra  Capitol Records

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Suffering is the prelude to grace

“No Crippled Girls in Heaven”  Lanita Eversole  A touching, heartbreaking home recording of little Lanita of Winchester, KY, who writes on the back cover “It is a privilege to try to bless you by singing just for you.  I’ve been through a lot of pain and sorrow all my life, but the Lord has always been with me.  I’ve been through about 13 major operations and I’ve been wearing braces on my legs about all of my life and like the song i sing … “There Won’t Be No Crippled Girls in Heaven,” and when I get to Heaven, I won’t have to worry anymore about pain or sorrows and Oh How I Love Jesus!”

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Long family, short sighted.

The Chet Long Family from Akron, PA.  L-R:  Rhoda, Ruth and Chet

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Wardrobe malfunction

Pedro Pinho e Paulo Pontes  “Berrante Do Tempo”  (Brazil)  (1984)

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Roll another one

“A Crippled Boy’s Prayer”  Featuring Jerry D. Brown  Star Records  (Courtesy of LP cover lover, Tatum)

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Herr today, gone tomorrow

Herr Mys-Rys   EMI Odeon Records Sweden   (or if you prefer – hair today, gone tomorrow?)

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