SUN 182 Dusty Brooks and his Tones Heaven or fire / Tears and wine (March 1953) SUN 183 D. Hunt [Daniel Augusta Hunt] Lonesome old jail / Greyhound blues (June 1953) SUN 184 Big Memphis Marainey - Onzie Horne Combo Call me anything but call me / Baby No! (June 1953) SUN 185 Jimmy De Berry Take a little chance / Time has made a change (June 1953) Recorded May 16, 1953, SUN studio, 706 Union, Memphis Tennessee.
SUN 189 Prisonaires My god is real / Softly and tenderly (August 1953) Recorded August 3, 1953, SUN studio, 706 Union, Memphis Tennessee.
Johnny Bragg (lead tenor vcl); John Drue (tenor vcl); William Stewart (baritone vcl/gtr); Marcell Sanders (bass vcl); Ed Thurman (tenor vcl); Ike Turner (bs U-81/pno U-82) SUN 190 Ripley Cotton Choppers Silver bells / Blues waltz (September 1953, probably 78 rpm only) Recorded July 11, 1953, SUN studio, 706 Union, Memphis Tennessee.
SUN 191 Prisonaires A prisoner's prayer / I know (November 1953) Recorded August 3 / October 17, 1953, SUN studio, 706 Union, Memphis Tennessee.
It was clearly the intention of Robert Griffithes to reside at Trefri and James Morice was entrusted with inspecting the work during his absence: I hope the foundation for the house at Trefrie is got out or nearly so, so that the building may be commenced….
The windows in the dining and drawing room we have agreed; the panes of glass shall be 18 in by 12, 5 pane high, 3 wide, so that the windows will be near the floor, and my son wishes a small window to be put in the south side of the drawing room – that window and case with the window upstairs should be made with oak if we can get any out of the old timber or otherwise at a reasonable price if dry…..…work gets on very slow.