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By Frankie McWhorter

Frankie McWhorter grew up in Bob Wills Country—the Texas Panhandle—and received his first mess around along with his cowboy wages in 1950. He performed with Clyde Chesser and the Texas Village Boys and the Miller Brothers Band ahead of being requested to hitch Bob Wills and turn into the 463rd Texas Playboy—a band that had an incredible influence at the country-western track box. McWhorter tells tales of traveling with those bands and of his hours spent hearing Wills inform his stories.

McWhorter, who begun cowboying in 1948, additionally unearths his adventures and misadventures with horses, livestock and different cowboys’ days at the JA Ranch.

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