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    Default Happy Birthday Jesse!

    Just posting a happy birthday wish to one of the true architects of bluegrass music!
    Happy birthday Jesse!
    From Tim and Betsy!
    Timothy F. Lewis
    "If brains was lard, that boy couldn't grease a very big skillet" J.D. Clampett

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    I agree with you. happy birthday Jesse. a few years back I had my picture taken with him at wind gap & he autographed a mandolin for me, a real nice guy.

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    Happy Birthday Jesse . . . and THANK YOU for the amazing music.
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    Default Re: Happy Birthday Jesse!

    McReynolds or Brock??

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    McReynolds
    Timothy F. Lewis
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    I figured that Tim, He is one of my mandolin idols, he showed me the trick in cross picking which I cannot do any more, not like I used to anyway...His grandson does it better or at least as well as Jesse did it...

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    Default Re: Happy Birthday Jesse!

    I figured you knew, I really enjoyed every time I saw him with Jim.
    Timothy F. Lewis
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    how old is Jesse this year ?.

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    Default Re: Happy Birthday Jesse!

    89 years old.
    Ain’t google fun!
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    my God 89 years old. I hope he is sitting back, picking a little mandolin & enjoying his life now. very sorry to read on his web site he is not doing all right I will have to pray he gets better soon.

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