'60 TV Sammy? NM

  • November 6, 2010

    Ray Charles (Not) On Swinging With Sammy Davis Jr. (1960)?

    The 1960 newspaper The California Eagle had a (beautifully designed, awfully written) show biz news & gossip page, that specifically reported on the adventures of black artists. On 21 January 1960 they published a squib announcing that Sammy’s “[…] 90 minute TV show in June will include Ray Charles, Dinah Washington, Count Basie and will […]

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