Buster NOBLE (1983)
1913 – Born Clarence Lancelot
Noble on March the 1st.
1931 – Started professionally in show business with a
1942 – 46 – Served as a sergeant in the Warratahs
Entertainment Unit in the Australian Infantry Forces.
After the war the Buster, and
his wife Helen, joined the Tivoli circuit of variety
entertainment and worked around Australia and New Zealand in
such shows as “Stars
Back and Laugh”
Make it a Party”.
Helen was a singer/dancer and straight woman and he the comic
who played the ukelele and tap-danced..
1951 – Buster travelled to
and returned via
where he played the comic with the “Carol Carr Show”.
Buster also entertained
Australian troops overseas and Helen went with him to
in the early 1950s
Buster had a lot of novelty
singles released over the years and one of his better known ones
from 1962. His other hits included "The Young Camp Stockman"
from 1973, “The Shearer’s Cook”, “The Publican’s Daughter”,
“Searchin’ For the Outback”, “Talkin’ Strine” plus many others.
1983 – Inducted into the Hands of
1990 – Passed away in July.