Jelly Roll Morton website update
- I just spent an hour or two reading all the articles seen below. Very
The Jelly Roll Morton website has been updated with the following 6
articles of great historical interest:
Brian Goggin sends an excellent essay on Harvey McKinley Lankford.
This accompanies Lankford's WWI Draft Registration Card. Mention of
Jelly Roll, Dewey Jackson, P.G. Lowery and Walter Farrington.
Special thanks to St. Louis researcher, David de Clue.
Peter Hanley sends a not-to-be-missed essay on Sanford Brunson
Campbell. This accompanies Campbell's WWI Draft Registration Card.
Mention of Jelly Roll, Scott Joplin, Buffalo Bill and Bat Masterson.
Some interesting details on the draft card.
Peter Vickers sends a terrific article titled, "Brun Campbell : The
original Ragtime Kid of the 1890s by Floyd Levin" by the late Floyd
Levin. Mention of Jelly Roll, Scott Joplin, Tom Turpin. The article
includes a rare photograph of Kid Ory and Brun Campbell.
Peter Vickers sends a superb article titled, "Ragtime : A Re-
evaluation by David A. Jason". Mention of Wally Rose, Bob Darch,
Neville Dickie and Bob Greene.
Peter Vickers sends a stunning Caricature of Jelly Roll by Gene
Deitch. This is from the The Record Changer magazine, dated December
Peter Vickers sends an obituary notice for Joe Garland from the Jazz
Journal International, dated July 1977.
The above items can be accessed from the grey UPDATED BOX at: