[Dixielandjazz] Headstone for Baby Dodds' gravesite
mike at michaelcryer.com
Wed Jun 15 12:47:27 PDT 2005
I was reading "Dead Man Blues", which is about Jelly Roll Morton, and
towards the latter part of the end of the book it also mentioned that he
didn't have a headstone for quite sometime either.
Charles Suhor wrote:
> Hello, listmates--
> The current issue of JazzBeat magazine shows a picture of Baby Dodds’
> burial place in Lincoln Cemetery, a historically black cemetery in Blue
> Island, Illinois. A monument? A headstone? No—the grave of this great
> jazz pioneer is unmarked!
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