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Photograph of the Chauncey Downs Orchestra at 1940 Linden High School Prom

Fifteen member of the Chauncey Downs Orchestra with conductor to the right. "CD" is printed in the upper right corner of each of the five bandstands in front of the musicians. "Spring Prom Linden High School 5/??40" is hand written in the lower left of center portion of the photograph.

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Date: 
1940
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Flier advertising Pre-Thanksgiving dance, prom and mixer

Flier advertising Pre-Thanksgiving dance, prom and mixer. Text is printed in various fonts in black or red and from the top to bottom reads, "PRE-THANKSGIVING [black], -D-A-N-C-E- [red], Sponsored by [black], Heart of America Training School [red], PROM and MIXER, -AT- [black], New Prospect Hall, 22nd St. and Prospect Ave. (Over Crown Drug Store) [black], Sat. Nite, NOV 19 [red], 9P.M. to 1 A.M. [black],*CONTINUOUS ENTERTAINMENT* [red], Dancing to the Irresistible Tunes of [black], CELESTER WHITE AND HIS ORCHESTRA [red], ADMISSION: . . . ADVANCE . . . $1.00 AT DOOR . . . [red]" A black horizontal line runs below admission information in the lower center portion of the handbill. Small illegible text is printed below that line.

Location: 
Kansas City, MO
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