HARRY JAMES — One of the Biggest of the Big Bandleaders (A Quiz)

Judy Garland may famously have been “born in a trunk in the Princess Theatre in Pocatella, Idaho,” but Harry James’ 1916 birthplace was said to be in a well-worn hotel next to a city jail in Albany, Georgia. Really. (Try and make a song lyric out of that.) James was the son of parents employed […]