On this day...

P.W. Fenton pwfenton@p-dub.com
Fri Oct 4 06:37:50 EDT 2002


On this day in 1923, Bessie Smith and Clara Smith (no relation) recorded
"Far Away Blues", and "I'm Going Back To My Used To Be" as duets, for
Columbia Records.   Bessie and Clara were the best of friends until one
night in 1925 when Bessie got a little toasted and beat up  Clara.

P.W. Fenton
Tampa, FL
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