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For July 1997...

A nifty banjo solo rendition of The Stars and Stripes Forever by Ruby Brooks.

The Stars and Stripes Forever March
Company Edison's National Phonograph Company
Cylinder # 2632
Category Banjo solo
Title The Stars and Stripes Forever March
Performed by Ruby Brooks
Circa 1902
Announcement "Banjo solo, The Stars and Stripes Forever March, played by Mr. Ruby Brooks of Brooks and Denton.  Edison record."

A wonderful recording of the great Sousa march.   Ruby Brooks performed on many of Edison's early banjo recordings.

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