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Jazz Singers: Una Mae Carlisle - "It Ain't Like That" (1941)

Una Mae Carlisle (1915 – 1956) was an American jazz singer, pianist, and songwriter, born in Xenia, Ohio. She was “discovered” by Fats Waller while still in her teens. 213 more words

1940s

'a Caroling

Tis the season. WAVES carol at a candlelight service at Port Hueneme, California in December 1943.

The photograph comes from the National Archives.

Raema

RAEMA

Raema a 1940 Collings & Bell bridgedecker, has just changed hands & is now berthed at Port Motueka. She is 34′ LOA, 9’2″ Beam, 4’3″ Draft & powered by a 120hp 6cyl. 230 more words

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