December 9th in Gennett History, 1931: The Lullaby Larkers Recorded “Chicken Roost Blues.”

December 9th in Gennett History, 1931: The Lullaby Larkers recorded “Chicken Roost Blues” in Richmond. It appeared on Champion 16364 and Champion 45132. The track featured Cliff Carlisle (v & g) and Wilbur Ball (g). A royalty statement to Wilbur Ball, noted sales of 258 copies in 1932 (and 4 copies in 1933). A royalty accounting from Decca noted sales of 25 copies for period ending 9/30/36. 

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