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Shuffle Along


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Shuffle Along logo that appeared on all of the original sheet music published for the show in 1921.

Information on tour dates is compiled from contemporary newspaper accounts, Eubie Blake's personal papers, and programs and ephemera.  Full information on some appearances was not available and some additional appearances may have occurred that were not documented.

The text on this site is adapted from Eubie Blake: Rags, Rhythm, and Race by Richard Carlin and Ken Bloom, (c) 2020 by Oxford University Press, all rights reserved.

Additional text is by Richard Carlin and Ken Bloom (c) 2020 the authors.

Images are from the personal collections of Richard Carlin and Ken Bloom, and the New York Public Library Digital Collections.

No material on this website may be reproduced without the written consent of the authors.

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