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    John Coltrane 1967 New York City Langston Hughes Memorial Tribute Handbill. An original paper concert flyer advertising a Memorial Tribute to poet, social activist and journalist Langston Hughes, who had just passed away two weeks prior to this show. John Coltrane was among the jazz musicians who showed up to play and pay their respects. The event was held at P.S. 175 school in New York City on Monday evening, June 5, 1967.

    Measures 8 1/2" x 11" and grades to Very Good condition. Has two horizontal creases from when it was folded down for mailing in a #10 envelope. Neither crease breaks color. First crease goes right under "Artist Sponsors," and the second one also falls harmlessly above the figure's knees. Toning to the white paper. COA from Heritage Auctions.


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