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Friday, November 17, 2006


Sorry, Dr. B., I got impatient with some silly answers

Another chance to identify.

Here is a better shot of a pork pie hat which includes the crown. However, this man has the brim up, and his face is turned away. I am a down-brimmer. Here is the same instrument, same caliber of talent as Coleman Hawkins.

The man singing with him is a good clue as to the time of the photo.

Hey, Epp. You diggin this?

That is Count Basie engaging The Prez in musical dialogue.
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