|Jules Bledsoe (1898 - 1943)|
More importantly, the site provides some great, and terrible, stories from Waco's past. Of particular interest is the article on Jules Bledsoe (see also the Wiki entry), the most famous and forgotten artist from Waco. Bledsoe, born in Waco, became famous as a baritone singer on Broadway. Many remember his strong and haunting voice singing Ol' Man River, few remember Jules Bledsoe.