Hall of Fame to Spotlight Photographer

Beginning Sept. 15, the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum will exhibit 20 black-and-white photographs by Henry Horenstein, taken from his new book Honky Tonk: Portraits of Country Music 1972-1981. Photos in the gallery include Hall of Fame members Bill Monroe, Kitty Wells, Mother Maybelle Carter, Tex Ritter, Waylon Jennings, Hank Snow, Jimmy Dickens, Grandpa Jones and Minnie Pearl, as well as DeFord Bailey, Connie Smith, Del McCoury, Stringbean, Wilma Lee & Stoney Cooper, Johnny Wright, Jimmy Martin, Tootsie Bess (of Tootsie’s Orchid Lounge), the Grand Ole Opry and Ernest Tubb’s tour bus. 08/25/03