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Memphis World: FORMAL OPENING OF CLUB HANDY
For the Modern revision of Old Beale St. with the formal opening of "Club Handy" Monday night at 8:00 with B. B. Kings Orchestra
 
May 7, 1958
 
Newspaper

Associated Booking Corp letter regarding Howlin Wolf
Letter dated July 12, 1957 from Associated Booking Corp. Chicago office about the availability of blues artist Howlin Wolf
 
Jul 12, 1957
 
Letter

Letter from Sam Plough to Andrew Mitchell about household insurance
Letter from Sam Plough, Georgia Home Insurance Co. to Andrew 'Sunbeam' Mitchell about a policy covering household goods at 211
 
Sep 15, 1950
 
Letter

Memphis World: "Larry Darnell, Nellie Lutcher, "The Outlaw" All At Handy This Week
As a young boy, Nate Evans the amiable manager of the Handy Theatre was taught to "Strike While The Iron is Hot." Mr. Evans has
 
Apr 28, 1950
 
Newspaper

Club Handy Poster - Evelyn Hunter
Poster from the late 1950's or early 1960's advertising a floor show at Club Handy (195 Hernando St., Memphis) featuring Evelyn
 
 
poster

Club Handy Poster - Evelyn Queen of the Saxophone
Poster from the late 1950's for a show at Club Handy (195 Hernando St., Memphis) featuring Evelyn "Queen of the Saxophone"
 
 
poster

Handwritten Sheet Music
Beale Street Collection from the Memphis Public Library
 
 
 
Handwritten Sheet Music

Miscellaneous Business Items
Beale Street Collection from the Memphis Public Library
 
 
 
Business Cards

Miscellaneous Items from circa 1960
Business cards and ticket stubs from c. 1960. Beale Street Collection from the Memphis Public Library
 
 
 
 

Miscellaneous Drug Store Items #2
Beale Street Collection from the Memphis Public Library
 
 
 
Label

Miscellaneous Mid 20th Century Receipts
Beale Street Collection from the Memphis Public Library Miscellaneous receipts from Memphis in the mid 20th century.
 
 
 
Handwritten Business Receipts

Special tax Certificates Set #2
Beale Street Collection from the Memphis Public Library Special tax certificates mentioning "coka" and "marihuana"
 
 
 
Tax Certificates