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, torn, tape.
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Folder A, grouping i from the Mercer Ellington Library.
Miss High Brow and Mr. Tough is contained in two folders consisting of 14 parts in Eb Major concert and a lyric sheet -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Folder A contains 1 part for piano.
Folder B contains remaining parts and lyric sheet. Parts for 4 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor 1, tenor 2; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 2 trombones - 1, 2; bass; drums; guitar; piano. Lyric sheet begins with dialogue between Miss High Brow and Mr. Tough -- "Howdy do Miss High Brow ... You've got your nerve, Mr. Tough ...". -- from the Duke Ellington Library.