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    Little Richard/Big Joe Turner Top Ten Review Memorial Auditorium Concert Poster (1956). Very Rare.  Oversized window card printed in purple, green and yellow on card stock for a show in Chattanooga, TN on Mon. Nov. 5. The poster announces "The Top Ten Review Of 1956" and features an amazing all-star line-up with photos of the artists and their latest hits, including: "Little Richard / and his Orchestra / "Hee Bee Jee Bee" [sic] / "Ready Teddy" / Speciality Records"; "Bill Doggett / and his Sensational / Hammond Organ / Quartet / King Records / "Honky Tonk""; "Big Joe Turner / Atlantic Records.."Lipstick, Powder and Paint""; "5 Keys / "Out of Sight Out Of Mind / Capitol Records""; Moonglows / "See Saw"..'When I'm With You" / Chess Records"; "Etta / James / and the Peaches / Modern Records / "Tough Lover""; "Fay Adams" / The "Shake-A-Hand Girl" "Don't Forget To Smile" / Herald Records"; "The 5 / Satins / "I Remember" / Ember Records"; and "Big Jay McNeely and his Big Band Atlantic Records". Measures 22" x 28". In Very Good Plus condition, with a horizontal crease across the poster below the first line of the blue printing at the top, there is a 4.5" yellow strip of tape applied to the left of "The Top Ten", 0.5" area of loss to the lower left corner, some touch ups to lettering to lower part of poster, toning and discoloration, particularly to lower edge with signs of spotting.

    This poster features a mindblowing lineup, starring no less than four inductees into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame: Little Richard, Big Joe Turner, the Moonglows and Etta James. A tour blank example of this poster with no venue details sold for $12,500 including Buyer's Premium at Heritage in March, 2017. See Sale 7157, lot 89212.

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    April, 2018
    15th Sunday
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