[JPL] trivia back atcha

Jae Sinnett jaejazz at yahoo.com
Sun Sep 14 14:54:57 EDT 2008


I know around that time Duke was in a movie that featured Mae West but I can't remember the name and I don't think she was singing in it with Duke. That's the only thing I can come up with at the moment. Am I close? 

Jae Sinnett


--- On Sun, 9/14/08, Tom Reney <tr at wfcr.org> wrote:

> From: Tom Reney <tr at wfcr.org>
> Subject: Re: [JPL] trivia back atcha
> To: jazzproglist at jazzweek.com
> Date: Sunday, September 14, 2008, 2:41 PM
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> 
> Jonah Jones it was, and it was a plump, teen-aged Billie
> Holiday who sang 
> "Saddest Tale" in Symphony in Black.
> 
> Who was the Hollywood icon who appeared with Duke (together
> on screen) in a 
> 1934 film in which they perform My Old Flame and Memphis
> Blues?
> 
> Tom
> 
> 
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Jae Sinnett" <jaejazz at yahoo.com>
> To: <jazzproglist at jazzweek.com>
> Sent: Sunday, September 14, 2008 1:44 PM
> Subject: Re: [JPL] trivia back atcha
> 
> 
> > ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
> >
> > Hmmmm....I think the knuckleheads Amos and Andy but
> not 100% sure for 
> > "Check and Double Check." Also not sure who
> the spitballer was in Cab's 
> > band. Cab did fire Diz though. Funny as hell. Got me
> on that one.
> >
> > One more for you..."Symphony In Black"
> release in 1935 featured this great 
> > singer...in her first film appearance. Who was she?
> >
> > Jae
> >
> >
> 
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