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Jerry Clower

Howard Gerald "Jerry" Clower (September 28, 1926 – August 24, 1998) was an American stand-up comedian. Born and raised in the Southern United States, Clower was best known for his stories of the rural South and was given the nickname "The Mouth of Mississippi".

Birth and Death Data: Born September 28th, 1926 (Liberty), Died August 24th, 1998 (Jackson)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1971 - 1972

Roles Represented in DAHR: speaker

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 28 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 124001 5/26/1972 Knock him out John Jerry Clower speaker  
Decca 124002 5/26/1972 The meek shall inherit the earth Jerry Clower speaker  
Decca L 15615 April 1971 A coon huntin' story Jerry Clower speaker  
Decca L 15616 April 1971 Bully has done flung a cravin Jerry Clower speaker  
Decca L 15617 April 1971 Baby goes to college Jerry Clower speaker  
Decca L 15618 April 1971 Homecomin' steaks Jerry Clower speaker  
Decca L 15619 April 1971 The graduate returns Jerry Clower speaker  
Decca L 15620 April 1971 Marcel's talkin' chain saw homecomin' steaks Jerry Clower speaker  
Decca L 15621 April 1971 The chauffeur and the professor Jerry Clower speaker  
Decca L 15622 April 1971 Good citizenship Jerry Clower speaker  
Decca L 15634 April 1971 A coon huntin' story Jerry Clower speaker  
Decca L 15635 April 1971 Marcel's talkin' chain saw homecomin' steaks Jerry Clower speaker  
Decca L 15850 approximately Nov. 1971 The chauffeur and the professor Jerry Clower speaker  
Decca L 15981 1/11/1972 Knock him out John Jerry Clower speaker  
Decca L 15982 1/11/1972 Public school music class Jerry Clower speaker  
Decca L 15983 1/11/1972 The rat killin' Jerry Clower speaker  
Decca L 15984 1/11/1972 Pistol Pete Jerry Clower speaker  
Decca L 15985 1/11/1972 Those tigers are bad, wet or .. Jerry Clower speaker  
Decca L 15986 1/11/1972 Clower takes a trip Jerry Clower speaker  
Decca L 15987 1/11/1972 Judgment in the sky Jerry Clower speaker  
Decca L 15988 1/11/1972 Green persimmon wine Jerry Clower speaker  
Decca L 15989 1/11/1972 Ole highball Jerry Clower speaker  
Decca L 15990 1/11/1972 The meek shall inherit the earth Jerry Clower speaker  
Decca L 15991 1/11/1972 Newgene ledbetter Jerry Clower speaker  
Decca L 15992 1/11/1972 The last piece of chicken Jerry Clower speaker  
(Results 1-25 of 28 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Clower, Jerry," accessed August 4, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/308918.

Clower, Jerry. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 4, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/308918.

"Clower, Jerry." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 4 August 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/308918

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