4 – Ruby Helena

 

Billie and mother

Billie and her mother

 

 

Billie Holiday, God Bless The Child

RockawayBeach2

Rockaway Beach, Queens, 1940s

RockawayBeach1

Rockaway Beach, Queens, 1940s

 

LogCabin

Map of Harlem club life

 

mezz

Mezz Mezzrow, saxophone and clarinet player as well as (mostly) dealer extraordinaire

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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