The Story of Stagger Lee — Happy Missouri Day

Stagger Lee is one of Missouri's most celebrated characters in song. Loads of people have sung about the seemingly amoral anti-hero, but here are the facts, ma'am. Lee "Stag" Shelton was born on March 16, 1865. As a young man he drove a carriage cab and pimped. He also operated a "sporting club," the Modern … Continue reading The Story of Stagger Lee — Happy Missouri Day