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Old 12-07-2012, 01:29 PM
Jeff Lichtman Jeff Lichtman is offline
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Originally Posted by Bob Ducca View Post
I'm blanking on his name but there's a guy that still plays every Saturday night in New Orleans who is 100 years old. He played with Louie Armstrong.
Is it Lionel Ferbos, whom I mentioned in post #5? I never heard that he played with Armstrong, although he did play with some other greats such as Mamie Smith and Captain John Handy. He is 101 years old and leads the Palm Court Jazz Band in New Orleans every Saturday night.
'Tis a pity that I have no gravy to put upon Uncle Hymie.