Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, Wayne Shirley, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
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Black, brown and beige is contained in one of five folders for the entire suite consisting of 1 complete seventy-six-page short score in c minor concert -- in photocopy -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Short score indicates parts for baritone, trumpets, trombones, bass, drums. Short score includes lyrics in one section. Lyrics begin "The blues ... ain't nothin' ...". -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.