Mississippi John Hurt - Another Mississippi man... Born John Smith Hurt he did some early recording on Okeh records in the late 20's. He was known as a country blues picker. Another to be scooped up and into prominence in the 60's blooming Folk revival. He recorded many albums some of his best was on early Vanguard releases... My favorite of his was "Let the Mermaids flirt with me". Shown here with his road worthy Guild.

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