Keepsake Pictures                     TT after a name stands for Texas Troubadours


 

 

 

 



Now

5 String Fiddle
formerly own by
Chubby Wise of
"Orange Blossom Special"
"Grand Ole Opry"
"Hank Snow"
fame




 

 

 

 



Then

Lynn at 11 years old
 

 

 


 

 


 


Buddy is holding the body of
Jimmy Day's Sho-Bud
Sho-Bud #3

Buddy built this body for Jimmy Day
It was the #3 Sho-Bud cabinet Buddy
built around 1957,
with his own being #4

Buddy also wrote
Jimmy's name on the front

It's now in the possession of
Texas Troubadour, Lynn Owsley
Picture was taken in Feb 2000

Buddy said: "I told Jimmy I would build
his cabinet first so if I made any mistakes,
I could correct them on mine."

Jimmy: "Sounds fair to me..."






Howard Lynn Owsley at 18 years old
H L Owsley
Nickname Hard Luck





The Steel Used in Coal Miners Daughter