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Flier advertising Pre-Thanksgiving dance, prom and mixer

Flier advertising Pre-Thanksgiving dance, prom and mixer. Text is printed in various fonts in black or red and from the top to bottom reads, "PRE-THANKSGIVING [black], -D-A-N-C-E- [red], Sponsored by [black], Heart of America Training School [red], PROM and MIXER, -AT- [black], New Prospect Hall, 22nd St. and Prospect Ave. (Over Crown Drug Store) [black], Sat. Nite, NOV 19 [red], 9P.M. to 1 A.M. [black],*CONTINUOUS ENTERTAINMENT* [red], Dancing to the Irresistible Tunes of [black], CELESTER WHITE AND HIS ORCHESTRA [red], ADMISSION: . . . ADVANCE . . . $1.00 AT DOOR . . . [red]" A black horizontal line runs below admission information in the lower center portion of the handbill. Small illegible text is printed below that line.

Location: 
Kansas City, MO
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Photograph of Red Hot Scamps with Jason Whitcomb

Four members of the Red Hot Scamps and Jason Whitcomb pose behind instruments on stage with curtains in the background on stone statues on the left and right. From left to right, four are standing with a guitar, trumpet, drum, upright base and one is sitting behind a piano. A saxophone is in a stand between the bass and piano.

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Date: 
1951
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