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    Sister Tharpe/Fats Waller Apollo Concert Handbill (Circa 1930s). Very Rare. Two-sided, printed in black and white on white paper, one side for a week of shows starring "Fats" Waller and his Band. The other side for a week of shows from Fri. Sept. 19th Friday, September 26th starring Lucky Millinder and his Band with Sister Tharpe. Measures 8.5" x 11". In Very Good Minus condition with some areas of loss and holes to upper edge, general toning.

    Sister Rosetta Tharpe was a gospel recording artist in the 1930s and 1940s. Her electric guitar performances helped to form the evolution of Rock n Roll music, influencing artists such as Chuck Berry and Elvis Presley. Tharpe was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2018 in the Early Influence category.

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    November, 2018
    3rd Saturday
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