Posted by on May 9, 2018

File: 6613A1


Title: There's No Grave Can Hold My Body Down

Subject: Bemford, Friendly Five Harmony Singers, Rev. John McGhee, Turner S. Johnson Jr. (Turner Junior Johnson), and Unidentified

Recording Date: 7-20-1942

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Genre: sacred song

Instrument: vocal

City: Friars Point

State: Mississippi


Editor Notes:

Followed by plea for upright conduct. “Bemford’s” surname is not given, nor are the fourth and fifth members of the group. Johnson is identified as the “President of the Quartet [sic].”

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