A note at the bottom of this part indicates that it should be played like "In the shade of the old apple tree." 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.
Sweepin' the blues away is contained in one folder consisting of 1 part in F Major concert (?) -- in ink -- in unidentified hand.
Part for unidentified treble instrument. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.