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I Wonder, Where My Easy Rider's Gone? A "Hard Luck" Race Track Story

By Shelton Brooks

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Composed by Shelton Brooks. African Americans, Caricatures, Horse racing, Gambling, Courtship & love. Lester S. Levy Collection. 5 pages. Published by Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries (LV.15840).

Item Number: LV.15840

I Wonder, Where My Easy Rider's Gone? A "Hard Luck" Race Track Story. Words and Music by Shelton Brooks. Published 1913 by Will Rossiter, The Chicago Publisher, 136 W. Lake St. in Chicago. Composition of strophic with chorus with piano and voice instrumentation. Subject headings for this piece include African Americans, Caricatures, Horse racing, Gambling, Courtship & love. First line reads "Miss Susie Johnson is as crazy as can be About that easy riding kid they call Jockey Lee.".

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