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Living Blues #250 EXTRAS

Clarksdale DR&DN 1937-9-27Investigating the Death of Bessie Smith

by Jim O’Neal
This document contains the full text of Dr. Hugh Smith’s reply to reporter B.J. Skelton as well as some of Skelton’s own observations and an account from Smith’s drummer Dave Oxley.

Living Blues #248 EXTRAS

Chasing the Paramount Paper Trail

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Complete examples of the F.W. Boerner flyers from 1933. The flyers advertise
releases on several labels,