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"Doc" Tommy Scott

​The Last Real Old Time Medicine Show




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directed by Randall Franks.

The project includes the restored version of Scott's Western film "Trail of the Hawk"

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Filmography

Film and Filmed Television

1946

“Mountain Capers” Lloyd Royal Productions Meridian, Mississippi
Starring Ramblin’ Tommy Scott, Frankie Scott, Baby Sandra
Other performers include Alice Thomas, Eddie Williams, Bill Dover, Clifton Dover and others
Surviving music includes: “Mountain Music,” “Mountain Ma and Pa”


1948

 “The Ramblin’ Tommy Scott Show” Sack Amusements, Dallas, Texas syndicated television series
Starring Ramblin’ Tommy Scott Co-starring Frankie Scott and Baby Sandra Scott
Featuring his Merry Mountaineers: Billie “Sally Ann” Forrester, Jimmy Vance, Jenny Vance and Ray Aldridge
Some surviving musical titles: “You Are the Rainbow of My Dreams,” “Little Baby Girl,” “Hand Me Down Your Walking Cane,” “She’ll Be Coming Around the Mountain When She Comes,” and “Paper of Pins”

From the series several film shorts were created two surviving among those are:
 “Hillbilly Jamboree” and “Hillbilly Harmony” featuring the same personnel.


 1949-52

Scott Productions of Hollywood

“Trail of the Hawk” Hollywood, California and Dallas, Texas
Producers: J.D. Kendis and Tommy Scott; Director: Edward Dmytryk; 
Starring Ramblin’ Tommy Scott, Luke McLuke, Yancey Lane, Betty Jordan,
Co-starring Frankie Scott, Baby Sandra Scott, Gaines Blevins, Eddie Williams, Dickie Jones, Lafe McKee, Zandra the Wonder Dog
Also featuring: Rollo Dix, Don Orlando, Marty Joyce, Edward Foster and Michael Vallon as “The Hawk”
Music: “Yippee Ti Yi Yo,” “Rosebuds and You,” “Raised Out in the Country,” “Turkey in the Straw”

“Southern Hayride” Strickland Film Studios, Atlanta, Ga.
Starring Ramblin’ Tommy Scott Co-starring Frankie Scott and Baby Sandra Scott
Hollywood Hillbillies include: Luke McLuke, Gaines Blevins, Eddie Williams, Cleo Scott Cheek, Clarence Cheek and Benny Cheek
Surviving music includes: “We Are Gonna Raise a Ruckus Tonight,” “Good Ole Mountain Music,” “I’m In Love,” “Smokey Mountain Sunset,” “Headin’ for Our Mountain Home”

“Big Time Tonight” Strickland Film Studios, Atlanta, Ga.
Starring Ramblin’ Tommy Scott
Co-starring Frankie Scott and Baby Sandra Scott
Hollywood Hillbillies include: Luke McLuke


“Radio Daze” 
Starring Ramblin’ Tommy Scott Co-starring Frankie Scott and Baby Sandra Scott
Hollywood Hillbillies include: Luke McLuke,
Songs: “Everything Sure Looks Different,”  “You Can Take a Girl Out of the Country” (Baby Sandra), “Love and Romance”


“Red River Valley”

Starring Ramblin’ Tommy Scott Co-starring Frankie Scott and Baby Sandra Scott
Hollywood Hillbillies include: Luke McLuke, Betty Jo Blevins
Songs: “Yellow Rose of Texas,” “Love at First Sight,” “Silvery Rio Grande,” “Bile Dem Cabbage Down”


“Hoboes and Indians” Strickland Film Studios, Atlanta, Ga.
Starring Ramblin’ Tommy Scott Co-starring Frankie Scott and Baby Sandra Scott
Hollywood Hillbillies include: Gaines Blevins, Eddie Williams, Betty Jo, Cleo Scott Cheek, Clarence Cheek and Benny Cheek
“Rockin’ and Rollin’,” “Freight Train,” “Bread and Gravy,” “Cherokee Maiden”


1951-55

Katona Productions

“Smokey Mountain Jamboree” Strickland Film Studios, Atlanta, Ga.

Starring Ramblin’ Tommy Scott, Curley Williams and the Georgia Peach Pickers, John Daniel Quartet, Ed Jordan and the Tennessee Farmers

Co-starring Frankie Scott and Baby Sandra Scott

Hollywood Hillbillies include: Gaines Blevins, Betty Jo Blevins, Clarence Cheek

Georgia Peach Peach Pickers: Curley Williams, Georgia Ann, Boots Harris, Jack Pruett, others

Among the songs: “Putting On the Style,” Bile Then Cabbage Down,” Oh, Mona,” “Letter Edged in Black,” “Thumping the Fiddle,” “String Steel,” Georgia Steel Guitar,” Barbeque Rag,” No, Not Now,” “Honey, Don’t You Love Me,” “Southern Belle,” “Winter Blues,” and “What’s A Matter with My Heart”

John Daniel Quartet: John Daniel, Troy Daniel, Jim Penland, Chris Chastain and guitarist Gaines Blevins

Among the songs: I Know My Lord Will Welcome Me,” “That Wonderful Day,” “Don’t You Want to Go,” “Come and Dine,” “How Beautiful Heaven Must Be,” “Gonna Row My Boat,” “Press On,” This Song,” “ Just a Rose Will Do,” “Sing a Happy Song,” “That’s Why I Love My Jesus,” “Get Aboard This Train,” I Found The Savior,” Crossing Over Jordan,” “When I Cross Over to the Other Side,” “He is Coming in the Air”

Tennessee Farmers: Ed Jordan, Hugh Simpson, Johnny Henderson, Gwyn Clark, Betty Jo Blevins, Gaines Blevins and George Payne

Among the songs: “Goin’ Down the Road Feline’ Bad,” “How My Baby Loves A Man,” You get a Line and I���ll Get a Pole,” “Cindy”

Additional guest stars also appeared

1980s
“Guns of Obidiah Crawford” on location Starring Tim Walters, Dan Hays, Bill Poling,
“Doc” Tommy Scott and Gaines Blevins


Television


This list is not all inclusive and focuses primarily on national shows

1956-7
“Who Do You Trust?” starring Johnny Carson ABC

1960s

“TV Partyline” Bob Poole Productions (syndicated to 60 markets)

1970s


The Arthur Smith Show (syndicated) Charlotte, N.C.

CBS Evening News with Walter Cronkite “On the Road” with Charles Kuralt

“The Last Real Medicine Show” PBS-South Carolina Public Television

1980s

“Late Night with David Letterman” NBC

“The Today Show” with Tom Brokaw and Jane Pauley

“Entertainment Tonight”

“Nashville Now” with Ralph Emery TNN

“Crook and Chase” TNN

“Yesteryear” with Archie Campbell TNN

“PM Magazine”

“American Trail” CBN

“Menu America”

“USAM” CBN

“Nice People” WTBS-Superstation

“CBS Sunday Morning”

Canada

“CanadaAM”

“The Tommy Hunter Show”

“Margaret Troudeau”

“The Bob McNeal Show”

“Live It Up”

“Cherington Show”

Katona Productions

“Ramblin’ with Tommy Scott’s Last Medicine Show”

Co-hosts “Doc” Tommy Scott and Roy Gaines

WNEG-TV Toccoa, Georgia

1990s

“Nashville Now” with Ralph Emery TNN

“Crook and Chase” TNN

“Extreme Homes” HGTV

2000s

Katona Productions, Inc. and Peach Picked Productions

“Still Ramblin’” PBS syndication Host: Randall Franks
Starring Ramblin’ Tommy Scott Co-starring Frankie Scott, Sandra Scott Whitworth, Curly Seckler, Cleo Cheek, Joseph Johnson Special appearances by Bill Monroe, Clyde Moody, Tim McCoy, Fuzzy St. John, and Lash La Rue