Carl T. Sprague

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    The Mormon CowboyCarl T. Sprague
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    The Last LonghornCarl T. Sprague
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    The Last Long HornCarl T. Sprague

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        Carl T. Sprague was one of the first cowboys on record, paving the way for such fine rangeland singers as Jules Allen, the Cartwright Brothers, and Harry McClintock. He was born in Houston and spent time as a youth involved in ranching and farming; the cowboy songs he performed were authentic, learned around late-night campfires. After graduating college in 1922, he began occasionally playing on radio, and was inspired to record after hearing Vernon Dalhart's "The Prisoner's Son... Read more

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