Fw: Jelly Roll Morton - Roy J. Carew - Jimmy Thompson updates
- I wished to thank Mike for adding a link to the redhotjazz mailing-list
(the link to the RHJ Archives has been there for a while, of course!)
I suppose the increasing number of subscribers is not a coincidence, so...
thanks again, and welcome to all new members - yes, as Pavel said, we're 260
----- Original Message -----
From: "Mike Meddings"
Subject: Jelly Roll Morton - Roy J. Carew - Jimmy Thompson updates
> Hello all,
> The Jelly Roll Morton website has been updated with the following items:
> Peter Hanley sends an "Introduction" article for the Roy J. Carew articles
> Don Marquis, together with The New Orleans Jazz Club, have kindly granted
> me permission to publish Roy J. Carew's obituary by George W. Kay. This
> was first published in "The Second Line," dated September - October 1967.
> Special thanks to Don Marquis, Jean-Pierre Lion, Dan Meyer, Peter Hanley
> and Harold Hopkins.
> Millie Gaddini sends a Letterhead of the U.S. Grant Hotel, San Diego,
> California. Mention of Baron Long. Jelly Roll played at the hotel in
> November 1921. Thanks to Jim Dapogny for the lead on this item.
> Ate van Delden sends a rare photograph of Jimmy Thompson and Jelly Roll
> Morton for the Iconography Library. Up until recently very little was
> known about Thompson. Peter Hanley has provided some interesting
> information about this vaudevillian.
> All the above items can be accessed from the UPDATED BOX at:
> Hope you enjoy.
> Musically yours