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Title: The Usher

Subject: Ella Mae Williams

Recording Date: 7-25-1942

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Genre: spoken

Instrument: vocal

City: Clarksdale

State: Mississippi

Setting: Silent Grove Baptist Church

Editor Notes:

A recitation of a paean to church ushers. (It sounds like “Dunbar” is credited with the poem in the introduction, but it is not a P.L. Dunbar composition.)

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