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    T-Bone Walker/Rosco Gordon The Playhouse Concert Poster (1953). Extremely Rare. Window card printed on card stock for a show in Wichita, Kansas on Sat. Feb. 21. The poster shows a headshot of the headline act T-Bone Walker, and lists two of his hit songs "Strolling With Bones" and "The Sun Went Down". The support act "The Chicken" Rosco Gordon and his Orchestra are also pictured. Printed by "E.J. Warner Poster Corp...N.Y." Measures 14" x 22.25". In Near Mint Minus condition with some surface scuffs, particularly "Gordon", corners and edges rubbed, toning to white areas.

    This is the only known copy of this Blues poster, and is in exceptionally good condition, considering its age. It is believed to be the earliest T-Bone Walker concert poster ever to be offered at auction.


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    November, 2017
    11th Saturday
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