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The Seven Gallon Jug Band

Title Recording Date Recording Location Company
What If I Do ?
(Clarence Williams / Johnson)
12-6-1929 New York, New York Columbia 2087-D
Wipe ‘Em Off
(Clarence Williams / Johnson)
12-6-1929 New York, New York Columbia 2087-D

The Seven Gallon Jug Band

Artist Instrument
Ed Allen Cornet
Frank Robinson Bass Saxophne, Harmonica, Tin, Vocals
Willie “The Lion” Smith Piano
Clarence Williams Jug, Vocals
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