I Went Down to St. James Infirmary: Investigations in the Shadowy World of Early Jazz-blues in the Company of Blind Willie McTell, Louis Armstrong, Don Redman, Irving Mills, Carl Moore, and a Host of Others, and where Did this Dang Song Come from Anyway?

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Harland Press, 2008 - Blues (Music) - 187 pages
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Dyin Crapshooters Blues
1
The Unfortunate Rake
21
Ding Dong Daddies from Dumas
37
Gamblers Blues
57
StJames Infirmary Part I
81
StJames Infirmary Part II
103
Gamblers Blues StJames Infirmary Blues
127
Song variants
147
Record labels
155
Comments on early recordings
159
A bit more about Carl Moore
171
Bibliography
181
Acknowledgments
185
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