For the minstrel-loving public.

Some of the fine entertainment on offer at Wilson Theatre in 1924.

Wilson Mirror, 19 October 1924.

Lee “Lasses” White was an American entertainer who gained fame in the early 1900s doing minstrel shows and wrote one of the first copyrighted twelve-bar blues, “N*gger Blues.”

Sheet music cover, 1913.

Wilson Mirror, 23 December 1924.

“The Mouth-Piece of Mirth and Melody.”


Clippings courtesy of J. Robert Boykin III.

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