Oregon Experience

Ed Slaughter

Clip: Season 10 Episode 1005 | 1m 16s

In the late 1940s and 1950s, Edgar “Ed” Slaughter owned the pool hall below McClendon’s Rhythm Room on N. Williams Avenue. Bob Dietsche, “Sweet Baby” James Benton, Gerald Caldwell and Malcolm Slaughter tell the story. [Music by Darrell Grant, Chris Brown, Andre St. James, Derek Sims and David Evans]

Aired: 04/25/16

Rating: TV-G

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