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, torn, tape, brittle.
Grouping i from the Mercer Ellington Library.
13 parts and 1 score
The prowling cat is contained in one folder consisting of 13 parts in Db Major concert, and 1 two page short score in C Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in identified hand (Jones) and unidentified hand.
Items in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts for 1 trumpet - Ericson (2). -- (ii) Parts for 5 reeds - Hodges, Procope, Hamilton, Gonsalves, Carney; 2 trumpets - Cootie, Herb; 3 trombones - Chuck, Buster, Brown; 1 bass - Shep. Short score in C Major. Short score indicates part for Cat. Short score appears incomplete. -- Grouping ii from the Duke Ellington Library.