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Sunday, December 19th

sounds of Chicago

Staple Singers, Caravans, Soul Stirrers, Albertina Walker, live (TV show [Jubilee Showcase]), 1960s

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lagniappe

random sights

other day, Oak Park, Ill.

Sunday, December 5th

sounds of Chicago

Soul Stirrers, “Listen to the Angels Sing” (Jimmy Outler, lead vocal), live (TV show), early 1960s

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lagniappe

random sights

other day, Chicago

Sunday, November 14th

sounds of Chicago

Soul Stirrers (feat. Jimmy Outler), “Looking Back,” live (TV show [Jubilee Showcase]), Chicago, 1964

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lagniappe

random sights

other day, Oak Park, Ill.

Sunday, May 23rd

timeless

Soul Stirrers (feat. Sam Cooke [1931-1964], Paul Foster [1920-1995]), “The Last Mile of the Way,” recorded 1955

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lagniappe

random sights

other day, outside Chicago (Salt Creek Trail)

Sunday, May 2nd

sounds of Chicago

“Peter, Don’t Be Afraid,” Soul Stirrers, Inez Andrews, New Friendship Baptist Church Inspirational Choir, live (TV show [Jubilee Showcase]), Chicago, 1969

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lagniappe

random sights

other day, Chicago

Sunday, January 19th

more

Soul Stirrers (feat. Sam Cooke, Paul Foster), live, Los Angeles, 1955

“I Have a Friend Above All Others,” “Be With Me Jesus”

 

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“Nearer My God to Thee”

 

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lagniappe

random sights

a while ago, off the coast of Maine

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reading table

The present
must be kept empty
so that anything
can happen:

—Rae Armantrout (1947-), from “Empty”

Sunday, January 12th

more

Soul Stirrers (featuring Sam Cooke [1931-1964]), “Touch the Hem of His Garment” (S. Cooke), 1956

 

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lagniappe

random sights

yesterday, Oak Park, Ill.

Sunday, January 5th

timeless

Soul Stirrers (featuring Sam Cooke [1931-1964]), “Jesus, Wash Away My Troubles” (S. Cooke), 1956

 

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lagniappe

random sights

yesterday, Oak Park, Ill.

Sunday, February 10th

timeless

Soul Stirrers (feat. Sam Cooke, Paul Foster), live, Los Angeles, 1955

“I Have a Friend Above All Others,” “Be With Me Jesus”

 

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“Nearer My God to Thee”

 

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lagniappe

random sights

this morning, Oak Park, Ill.

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reading table

I am alive – I guess –

—Emily Dickinson (1830-1886), from 605 (Franklin)

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(Taking a break—back in a while.)

Sunday, November 11th

timeless

Five Soul Stirrers (feat. R. H. Harris), “Walk Around” (R. H. Harris), 1939

 

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lagniappe

art beat

Helen Levitt (1913-2009, MCOTD Hall of Fame), New York, c. 1940

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