Smokey Hogg / Bug Scuffle Texas / Cushing Texas

mannish mannish@WINDSTREAM.NET
Tue Nov 22 17:57:24 EST 2011


I am curious to what became of Smokey LOGG - he was  a crazy dude but
talking Paul Size a long time it sounded like he had settled down some. ??
L

On 11/21/2011 9:21 PM, chuck 249 wrote:
> Smokey Hogg is another in a long line of Texas blues musicians, some
> alive, most already gone, that more people should be aware of. Most on
> this are familiar with his name, but the waitress at the 7th Street
> Cafe in Cushing Tx had never heard of him....and that little town (pop
> 612, looks more like a town of 61) is not so big that fame could be
> lost in the shuffle. She knows about him now...just like I know Texas
> Monthly magazine was right when they called the little Cushing cafe
> one of the best home-cooking spots in the state.
>
> After all, most of the books list Cushing Tx as the birthplace of Mr
> Hogg...but when I passed through there a couple of months ago, I
> noticed an older black man setting outside of the gtown's gas station,
> stopped and asked him if he knew Smokey Hogg....he said sure, his
> sister still stays up there near Bug Scuffle. Checkout my photos
> related to Cushing and Bug Scuffle, Texas.
>
> https://picasaweb.google.com/hhs249/SmokeyHogg
>
>
> Smokey Hogg Story
>
> http://weeniecampbell.com/yabbse/index.php?topic=4320.0
>
> A few Smokey Hogg Tunes on YouTube
> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GjqqRD44fWs&feature=artist
> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U1FsMvifaV0&feature=related
> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CYIXTk5GW84&feature=related
>
>
> Additional info on Cushing Tx
>
> http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hlc64
>
> chuck, in dallas
>
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