"Charlie Dunn (1898 – 1993) was probably the most famous boot maker in the world. He spent most of his working life in a modest little place called Capital Saddlery, in Austin, Texas.". . Source "Dunn’s intensely loyal clientele included such celebrities as Slim Pickens, Harry Belafonte, Gene Autry, Ernest Tubb, Mary Kay Place, Arnold Palmer, Peter Fonda and Carole King. Another satisfied customer was Jerry Jeff Walker...who wrote and recorded this song as a tribute to Dunn’s artistry and character.".