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    Willie Mabon State Theatre Concert Poster (1954). Extremely Rare. Window card printed in yellow and black on card stock for the "Hound Dog Revue of '54", On Fri. Nite Feb. 26 in Niagara Falls, NY. The poster features a headshot of Mabon and lists his hit song "I Don't Know". Also included on the lineup are Ursula Reed, Eccentric Slim, Kid Taps, and an "Extra Attraction - "Shake-o-rama" / Juanita Taylor / "Queen of Quiver" / Melita / "Oscillation Star". In Very Good condition with some damp spotting and staining, causing some warping, slight loss to upper left corner, general wear to corners and edges, toning to edges.

    This is the believed to be the only known copy of this poster. The "Hound Dog Revue" was presented by George "Hound Dog" Lorenz, a hugely popular Dee-jay on the Eastern Seaboard during the 1950s.


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    Auction Dates
    April, 2018
    15th Sunday
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