Cindy Walker – Election Day (1944).

(Written by Cindy Walker).

Recorded 1944 New York From A Soundie Film Soundtrack with “Red River Dave”

Born in Mart TEXAS (1918 – 2006)
Became A Charter Member of the Nashville Songwriter’s Hall of Fame in 1970…And…Elected to the Country Music Hall of Fame in 1997.

Prolific Songwriter who wrote Hundreds of Songs and Dozens of Charted Hits inc. “Anne Marie” (Jim Reeves)…”Blue Canadian Rockies” (Gene Autry – Wilf Carter – Slim Whitman – Vera Lynn – Lucille Starr)…”Bubbles In My Beer” (Bob Wills – Willie Nelson – George Jones – Ray Price)…”Cherokee Maiden” (Bob Wills – George Strait – Merle Haggard)… “Distant Drums” (Jim Reeves Recorded As A Demo Not Released Overdubbed and became A HUGE HIT posthumously in 1966 – Roy Orbison – Charley Pride)…”Dusty Skies” (Bob Wills)…”Heaven Says Hello” (Sonny James)…”I Don’t Care” (Webb Pierce & Ricky Scaggs)…”In The Misty Moonlight” (Jerry Wallace – HUGE HIT for Dean Martin – Jim Reeves)…”Miss Molly” (Bob Wills – Tex Williams)…”Sugar Moon” (Bob Wills Co- Writer – Pat Boone)…”Take Me In Your Arms And Hold Me” (Eddy Arnold – Les Paul & Mary Ford – Jim Reeves & Deborah Allen)…”The Gold Rush Is Over” (Hank Snow)…”This Is It” (Jim Reeves)…”Warm Red Wine” (Ernest Tubb – George Jones – Merle Haggard)…”You Are My Treasure” (Jack Greene)…You Don’t Know Me (Eddy Arnold Co-Writer – Mickey Gilley – Ray Charles)…”You’re From Texas” (Bob Wills) and many many others…When asked what her favourite song was “Cindy” replied “CHINA DOLL” (The Ames Brothers)


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