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.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition?
Statement of responsibility taken from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro.
Swamp fire is contained in one folder consisting of 6 parts in c minor concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Parts for 2 reeds - Sears, Jimmy; 1 trumpet - Williams; 2 trombones - Wilbur, Jones; bass. Parts are noted on the verso of parts for "Royal garden blues," Folder B, grouping ii. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.