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: fair, worn, water spots.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Statement of responsibility taken from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 151.
Linger awhile is contained in one folder consisting of 3 parts in a minor concert, and 4 parts in f minor concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts in a minor for 1 reed - Sears; 1 trumpet - Cat; 1 trombone - Wilbur. -- (ii) Parts in f minor for 2 trumpets - Scad, Taft; 2 trombones - Jones, Brown. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.