Henry Qualls

Vocals, Guitar

Date of Birth:  July 8, 1934    Elmo, TX

Date of Death:  December 7, 2003    Elmo, TX

Place of Burial:  Elmo Cemetery

                         11677 County Road 352

                         Elmo, TX 75161

Has Marker:  Unknown

Grave Location:  Unknown


Blues From Elmo, Texas, Dallas Blues Society Records (DBS8901)

Texas Blues Guitar Summit, JSP Records (CD 293)

Blues Across America: The Dallas Scene, Cannonball Records (CBD 29203)


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Larkin, Colin. The Virgin Encyclopedia Of The Blues. London: Virgin Books, 1998.

Minutaglio, Bill. In Search Of The Blues. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2010.

Schuller, Tim. “Henry Qualls: Music Gets In Your Blood.” Living Blues, May/June 1995, issue 121, volume 26, no.3, pp. 40-43.

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