Bates Recital Hall
"...Charlie Fitch, Sarge Records I stopped at a place called the Barn, and lil' Doug would come in with his mother and father and sit in on steel guitar. He played five instruments, and I thought, "Well, this'll be good to make a record.' [Later], we'd put a big table out there and put four instruments on it and he'd go one by one and play 'em all...."
"...Charlie Fitch, Sarge Records founder..."
"...The proliferation of jukeboxes in the American South is generally traced to 1935, although it's likely a few stray boxes made it into Texas at an earlier date. Charlie Fitch, one of the area's first jukebox operators and a 50-year veteran of the industry, recalls seeing his first jukebox in San Antonio in 1939; that same year he opened for business in Yoakum with a small collection of jukeboxes that held perhaps a dozen 78s each..."