Archie Thome

Archie Thome
Archie Thome

Archie Thome around 1960?? Archie played rhythm guitar for the Country Gentlemen as well as almost every other country band in Medicine Hat during the 50s , 60s and 70s. ( See The Country Gentlemen, The Pet Milk Band, Ray Spackman). It was said that if Archie was laying down the rhythm the band did not need a drummer.

Archie Thome
Archie Thome

This group from about 1956 was known as the Five Star Band. From L to R….Bob Munday (steel guitar), Dave Naismith (bass) (See Lemmana Septet), Clarence Roth ( accordion) and Archie Thome (guitar).