On this day... (2)

P.W. Fenton pwfenton@GATE.NET
Thu Jul 3 06:08:51 EDT 1997


On this day in 1941, Cab Calloway and his Orchestra recorded the standard,
"St. James Infirmary", for Okey Records.

Six gamblers to carry my coffin
Six chorus girls to sing my song
Put a jazz band on my tailgate
To raise hell as we go along

P.W. Fenton
Tampa, Florida
http://www.gate.net/~pwfenton





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