“Jump Blues” singer and bandleader Roy Milton was born on this day in 1907 in Oklahoma. Here he is with one of his bands performing “Baby You Don’t Know.”
Ed Kilgore, a Monthly contributing editor, is a columnist for the Daily Intelligencer, New York magazine’s politics blog, and the managing editor for the Democratic Strategist.
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