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Lot #677
W. C. Handy

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Pioneering African-American musician (1873–1958), known as the Father of the Blues, who wrote such hits as “Memphis Blues” and “St. Louis Blues.” Vintage glossy 8 x 10 photo, signed and inscribed (illegibly) in ballpoint and dated August 9, 1954. Somewhat indistinct contrast of ink against background, a few corner creases, and minor dings, otherwise fine condition. R&R COA.

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  • Dates: #330 - Ended February 13, 2008