Jelly Roll Morton
caricature, c. 1956
The above caricature, by illustrator Jim Ivey, appeared on the sheet music cover of the famous BIG FAT HAM by Ferdinand J. Morton. 
Master piano roll arranger J. Lawrence Cook transcribed this characteristic piano solo, and Roy J. Carew copyrighted it under the title of Big Fat Ham on 16th July 1956. [BFH] Big Fat Ham is a.k.a. Big Foot Ham and Ham and Eggs.
courtesy of Roger Richard
© 2006 Monrovia Sound Studio