[Dixielandjazz] F2F in SF - Was: Thoughts on Yerba Buena
bethv at portafortuna.com
Thu Oct 14 13:47:23 PDT 2004
As I have no idea of the layout of the place or the logistics, why don't we meet somewhere, say in front of the bandstand, during the first intermission? Unless anyone else has a better idea? Who else is going?
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From: rahberry at comcast.net
To: Beth Villanyi
Sent: Thursday, October 14, 2004 1:22 PM
Subject: Re: [Dixielandjazz] Thoughts on Yerba Buena
I'll be there, Beth, if I won't risk losing my seat at the tea dance.....
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> Or, it's possible the band's name refers to Yerba Buena Island, still very
> much in existence. But I doubt it. My guess is for the plant.
> Any thoughts of having a DJML F2F at the "tea dance"? I have my tickets
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Dan Augustine"
> To: "DJML"
> Sent: Thursday, October 14, 2004 9:34 AM
> Subject: [Dixielandjazz] Thoughts on Yerba Buena
> ---> snip
> > Buchanan also notes (page 59) that "Bob Helm had come up with the name
> > Yerba Buena Jazz Band....". And perhaps Helm knew that San Francisco was
> > once named Yerba Buena, so that the band's name refers to the old! name for
> > the city, not to the plant.
> > Wouldn't it be nice, and appropriate, if the Lu Watters tribute
> > included some Yerba Buena tea?
> > Dan
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