Carl Davis

Vocals, Guitar

Place of Birth:  March 5, 1886    Rison Township, AR

Place of Death:  June 9, 1968    Toledo, OH

Place of Burial:  Forest Cemetery

                          1704 Mulberry Street
                          Toledo, OH 43608

Has Marker:  Unknown

Grave Location:  Section 30, row 31, grave 14


Dusting The Frets / Elm Street Woman Blues, Vocalion (3092)

Flying Crow Blues / It May Be My Last Night, Vocalion (3132)

Texas In The Thirties 1926 - 1938 The Complete Recordings In Chronological Order Of Carl Davis' Dallas Jamboree Jug Band, Black Ace,

     Kitty Gray And Her Wampus Cats, Document Records (DLP 540)

Texas - Black Country Dance Music 1927 - 1935, Document Records (DOCD-5162)


Govenar, Alan and Jay Brakefield. Deep Ellum: The Other Side of Dallas. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2013.

Herzhaft, Gérard. Encyclopedia of the Blues (Second Edition). Fayetteville: University of Arkansas Press, 1997.

Oliver, Paul. Barrelhouse Blues. Philadelphia: BasicCivitas Books, 2009.

"Carl Davis Shoe-Shine Jug Band Man,", Accessed

     January 13, 2019.

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