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So many firsts....by a talented women

Herman The Hermit, Radio and Stage Star. Band leader of Stuart Hamblin’s Western Music Radio Show.  Helped Ruby start the Covered Wagon Girls Band. Sharing his talents he taught Rubye to play the Tenor Guitar, Base Fiddle.  Taught her daughter Dolores to Yodel. As well as teaching Beulah of the Kettle Sisters Band to play the Banjo and then gave it to her.   


The Covered Wagon Girls

First Band Members

Rubye Whitaker * Viola Soule * Marianne Bennett * Nadine Ostlund

Kettle Sisters : Eunice ~ Beulah ~ Ione

1939 -1954

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