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Bandleader Tommy Dorsey death...

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November 27, 1956

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 27, 1956

* Tommy Dorsey's bizarre death
* Big Band bandleader - trombonist

Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Tommy Dorsey Chokes to Death On Food While Asleep in Home" with subhead and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Tommy Dorsey, American jazz trombonist, composer and bandleader of the Big Band era. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 76 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

Category: The 20th Century

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