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Dalhart, Vernon [Slaughter, Marion Try ]locked

  • Bill C. Malone
  •  and Patrick Huber


(b Jefferson, TX, April 6, 1883; d Bridgeport, CT, Sept 15, 1948). American hillbilly singer. He received some formal vocal training at the Dallas Conservatory of Music in his mid-teens. For several years beginning in 1912 he sang light opera in New York under the stage name Vernon Dalhart, including leading roles in Gilbert and Sullivan’s ...

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