Sunday, January 9, 2011

Order Your Aladdin Hits!

The greatest of them all, touted in an ad for his first post-Army releases. The "D.B." in "D.B. Blues" refers to detention barracks, a term that pretty much sums up Prez's military experience. As Ernie "Bubbles" Whitman said on an AFRS Jubilee show in 1946, "Lester, it's great to see you out of khaki!"  Ad from August 1946 Downbeat magazine

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