[Dixielandjazz] Side Man pay & Websites

JackleeT at aol.com JackleeT at aol.com
Thu Mar 11 21:45:12 PST 2004

In a message dated 3/11/2004 6:11:06 PM Pacific Standard Time, 
lherault at bu.edu writes:
ISTR that it was a publicist who gave Whiteman the Title "King..."   One
could easily offer Armstrong, Oliver or Morton as more worthy of the
title and indeed, we have, Joe "King" Oliver.

And then there was Benny Goodman, "King of Swing", and Benny "King" Carter.

Jack Tracy

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