[Dixielandjazz] R.I.P. Nellie Lutcher

Stan Brager sbrager at socal.rr.com
Sun Jun 10 17:37:32 PDT 2007

According to a friend who's mother lives next door to Nellie, Nellie
complained that her birthdate was wrong in all the references. She was born
October 16, 1913.

She was 93.

Stan Brager
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Robert Smith" <robert.smith at tele2.no>
To: <TCASHWIGG at aol.com>
Cc: "Dixieland Jazz Mailing List" <dixielandjazz at ml.islandnet.com>
Sent: Sunday, June 10, 2007 11:42 AM
Subject: [Dixielandjazz] R.I.P. Nellie Lutcher

> Nellie was at least twice in the Top Twenty in England in the 1950's
> Brown Frame" and "Hurry On Down"). She played fine piano, and her voice
> of grew on me the more I listened.
> One question though: On every source I've investigated her birthdate is
> given as October 15, 1915, and this means, if it be true, that she was 91
> when she died.
> Has anybody looked into this?
> Bob Smith

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