:: Title :: Commentary by Bessie Jones on magic doctors and the devil
:: Genre :: interview, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Jones, Bessie
Lomax, Alan
:: Setting :: Alan Lomax's apartment, 3rd Street
:: Location :: Greenwich Village, New York City (New York), New York (United States)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Southern U.S., African American, Sea Islands, Georgia
:: Session :: Bessie Jones I 11/61
:: Date :: 11/2/1961
:: Reference Information :: T975.0, Track 10 (00:12:08)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - 19 of 21 recording sessions with Bessie Jones. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Jones discusses doctors who have sold their souls to the devil, namely a Dr. Buzzard and a Dr. Singleton, and paying spirits to serve you. The tape cuts stops suddenly during the latter subject's discussion.
:: Collection :: Bessie Jones 1961-1962

 

 

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