Pete Knight, the King of the Cowboys
DESCRIPTION: "List a while to my story 'Bout a lad from the wide open plain Who has won a great name the world over, Pete Knight of rodeo fame." Knight's success as a rider is detailed; the song ends with his marriage
AUTHOR: Wilf Carter (1937)
EARLIEST DATE: 1937
KEYWORDS: cowboy horse marriage
1937 - Death of Pete Knight
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Ohrlin-HBT 32, "Pete Knight, the King of the Cowboys" (1 text)
cf. "Pete Knight"
cf. "Pete Knight's Last Ride"
NOTES: For the history of Pete Knight, see "Pete Knight." - RBW
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