Sunday, May 18, 2014

I SAID I WAS YODELIN’

Have you ever heard yodeling pyrotechnics of this order? Pretty cool stuff in spite of the late-to-the-party whiteface minstrel-era racist dialogue. By the way, that’s our man Goebel Reeves, the “Yodeling Rustler” doing both voices.



The Texas Drifter (Goebel Reeves) • The Yodelin’ Teacher • 1934



Photo: Goebel Reeves in The Silver Trail (1937) from Folk Archivist.

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