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5/29/20: “In the Baggage Coach Ahead” by Jere Mahoney (1898)

In the Baggage Coach Ahead by Jere Mahoney (1898)

CD 1, track 14

 
Not only did Mahoney record this brown wax cylinder for Edison, his photo also appeared on the sheet music. That dual distinction was pretty uncommon at the time. Lyrics and music by African American songwriter Gussie L. Davis.

 

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