Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: worn, stained, torn.
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 193.
Kitty is contained in one folder consisting of 10 parts in Eb Major concert and 13 parts in D Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts in Eb Major for 4 reeds - Rab, Sears, Jimmy, Carney; 3 trumpets - Scad, Baker, Williams; 2 trombones - Tyree, Brown; bass. -- (ii) Parts in D Major for 4 reeds - Rab, Sears, Jimmy, Carney; 3 trumpets - Baker, Scad, Williams; 3 trombones - Brown, Jones, Tyree; bass; guitar; voice - Ray. Lyrics begin "Now you've heard my little ditty ...". -- from the Duke Ellington Library.