Vintage program from Duke Ellington’s Jump for Joy musical revue, starring Dorothy Dandridge, 8.75 x 11.75, 12 pages, signed on the front cover in fountain pen by Blanton. In fine condition, with expected handling wear and some mild toning to bottom of front cover. Performing with Ellington from 1939–1941, he was forced to retire due to tuberculosis, but not before making significant contributions to changing the way the bass was used in jazz. RR Auction COA. Learn more about Larry Rafferty.
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