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    Big Bopper "Big Bopper's Wedding" Original Music Score. According to J. P. Richardson, Jr., his dad, better known as "The Big Bopper" carried handwritten music scores with him when he traveled to give to local musicians he would use in his act. This one's marked for "1st Trom". On the night The Bopper lost his life in the tragic plane crash that also killed Buddy Holly and Richie Valens, he was carrying this 9.5" x 12.5" sheet for the music for the follow up song to his bigger hit, "Chantilly Lace". "Big Bopper's Wedding" peaked at #38 in 1958, just weeks before the crash. A letter of authenticity from J. P. Richardson, Jr. accompanies this lot.

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    October, 2007
    6th-7th Saturday-Sunday
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