Clifton Frederick Richardson, Sr., better known as C.F. Richardson, was born in 1891 and raised in the town of Marshall, Texas. A graduate of Bishop College, he moved to Dallas in 1909 to work for the Dallas Express, a black-owned newspaper, before…

Mance Lipscomb was born Beau D. Glen Lipscomb to Charles and Jane Lipscomb on April 9, 1895. He was born in Navasota, a town that would become known as the “Blues Capital of Texas” and where he would remain for the rest of his life. His first taste…