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Jelly Roll Morton
caricature, c. 1948

The above caricature, by Oscar-winning animation film director Gene Deitch, was first published in The Record Changer magazine, dated December 1948, Vol. 7, No. 12, page 12. This very well-known caricature featured on the record covers of the Library of Congress Classic Jazz Masters LPs (CJM 2—CJM 9). [38]

courtesy of Richard Hadlock, Gene Deitch and Peter Vickers

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