Re: [Harp-L] Not Little Walter in the video?
On Jun 15, 2007, at 11:46 PM, Winslow Yerxa wrote:
You mean this:The following is my recollection from around circa 63-67.
Most definitely Little Walter. I think the Hound Dog Taylor clip was
the one originally mentioned. There is a Cotton clip but that's not
one under discussion.
Note Sonny Terry and Brownie McGhee waiting to go on at the far
about 1:56 in the Koko Taylor clip.
Walter Jacobs.......5' 9 13/16". 154 lbs. Hair was processed and
combed over to one side similar to Sammy Davis Jr. A good looking man
when younger, he was starting to show some age. His face was long and
gaunt. He had prominent eyebrow bone structure, a (comparatively)
long thin nose, and his skin tone was roughly equiv. to Hershey's dry
cocoa mix. In the 3 times I saw him, I don't think he ever smiled.
James Cotton.......same height, but 202 lbs. His hair was au
naturale. A robust man, his face was full, round and friendly, and
his skin tone was closer to Nestle's Quick OR maybe even as light as
Cafe Au-Lait. Jimmy HAS freckles. In the 3 times I saw him he never
I hope that this helps pick them out one from another.
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