A fantastic graphic story, blues scholar, comic genius, and musician R. Crumb lays down Charley Patton’s life in his distinct style. No one like him. Nothin’ like this.
Ethel Waters, Vaudeville Star and pioneer of the 1920’s era of Classic Female Blues. Photo from 1929.
Bertha “Chippie” Hill, circa 1946, photo by William Gottlieb.