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Edward Kennedy "Duke Ellington" Ellington
Birth: Apr 29 1899 - Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Death: May 24 1974 - Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
Parents: James Edward Ellington and Daisy Ellington (born Kennedy)
Sister: Ruth
Partner: Edna Ellington (born Thompson)
Son: Mercer Kennedy
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Text:"...said Ellington died at a.m. after having had "cancer involving both lungs and pneumonia." Ellington entered the medical center's Harkness Pavilion last month, but his condition was described ... are promising." Once the AEC decides what programs to fund, the congressional Joint Committee on Atomic Energy then reviews it and sends their recommendations to the House and the Senate, DUKE DIES EdwardKennedy ... "Duke" Ellington died early today of pneumonia at the age of 75. Ellington, whose sophisticated music made him one of the most influential bandleaders of the 20th century was hospitalized last month ... recreation this Memorial Day weekend...."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States of America
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Text:"...way on other subponenas. Watergate committee counsel Sam Dash said the panel will consider whether to appeal further. Friday, May Boarding homes Investigator finds faults DUKE DIES EdwardKennedy "Duke ... " Ellington died early today of pneumonia at the age of 75. Ellington, whose sophisticated music made him one of the most influential bandleaders of the 20th century was hospitalized last month ... jointly by .the musician's family and physicians .said Ellington died at a.m. after having had "cancer involving both lungs and pneumonia." Ellington entered the medical center's Harkness Pavilion last ... that a Duke Ellington ..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States of America
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Text:"...on Page X NEW YORK (UPI) Jazz musician EdwardKennedy "Duke" Ellington died early today at Columbia-Presbyter- ian Medical Center. He was 75. Ellington, whose sophisticated music made him one of the most ... VOL. 62 City Tri-State NEWS At-A-Glance Nation World KY.-TENN.-VA. COOLER KENTUCKY'S NEW PENAL CODE may increase the burden of lower courts and its death-penalty provisions stand a chance of being ... 's Attorney has the aughority lo decide whether to prosecute certain murder offenses as a capital offense or as a Class A felony. If a defendant is found guilty of a capital offense, he must be given the death ... Methodist Church from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. For information call 248-2990. May Class Reunion Committee meeting, p.m...."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Middlesboro, Kentucky, United States of America
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Text:"...KennedyEllington II, plays guitar in the band. Born EdwardKennedyEllington, the son of a butler in Washington. D.C.. the Duke became a trailblazlng jazz pianist, bandleader and com- poser, winning ... Funeral Spectacular Ellington Called Genius in Eulogy NEW YORK (AP) Duke Ellington was eulogiMd Mon- day as "a genius of the rarest kind" in a funeral service filled with musical tributes ... the huge Episcopal Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine to bid the Duke farewell. They heard Ella Fitzgerald sing Ellington's "Solitude" and the traditional New Orleans jazz funeral..."
Date:May 28 1974
Publication:Pasadena, California, United States of America
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Text:"...-minute important news. President Nixon called him "America's foremost com- poser." Boston Pops Direclor Arthur Fiedler said Ellington was "not only a great musician but a great gentleman." EdwardKennedyEllington ... In Damascus today. Khan's remarks followed a discussion ol Ihe suggested compromise, specifics of which were not disclosed between Kissinger and (he Israeli negotiating team. World Mourning Ellington's Death ... NEW YORK (AP) Duke Ellington, jazz pianist and bandleader who became one of America's greatest com- posers, died Friday of cancer and pneumonia at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center. He was 75 ... . Tributes poured in from around the world. The Belgian radio..."
Date:May 25 1974
Publication:Pasadena, California, United States of America
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Text:"...at 75. The bandleader and composer had been suffering from pneumonia. EdwardKennedyEllington, nicknamed "Duke" for his impeccable atiire, died at a.m. at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Canter, where he ... ELLINGTON end of a jazz era? NEW YORK (AP) Dake Ellington, who introduced a sizzling brand of jazz to Harlem in the 1920s and later became America's good- will music ambassador the world over, died to- day ... had been undergoing treatment for pneumonia. Members of the family were at the hospital. Ellington had been unable to attend celebra- tions for his 75th birthday in New York last month. Tne celebration ... one real toy, a toy that's my life." ..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Lowell, Massachusetts, United States of America
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Text:"...of jazz to Harlem in the 1920s and later became America's good- will music ambassador Ihe world over, died to- day at 75. The bandleader and composer had been suffering from pneumonia. EdwardKennedy ... Ellington, nicknamed "Duke" for his impeccable altire, died at a.m. al Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, where he had been undergoing treatment for pneumonia. Members of the family were at tlie hospital ... in July of 1973. Edward Kennedy (Duke) Ellington was a giant of jazz for more than 60 years but he always disliked the word. "I DONT know what jazz he once said. "It's just a commerical word to me." Cool ... musician friends lo New York and put together a band that worked..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Lowell, Massachusetts, United States of America
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Text:"...really help the situation Americas prol Duke Ellington NEW YORK Ellington the prolific and versatile composerpianist who gave the world Mood In digo and a variety of music ranging from jazz to opera died ... today of lung cancer complicated by pneumonia He was 75 A statement issued jointly by the musicians family and physicians said Ellington died at am after having had cancer involving both lungs ... friends throughout the world the statement said It also was announced that a Duke Ellington Memorial Fund would be established at the hospital for research in cancer Almost three generations knew Ellington ... Good Do Nothing Till You Hear From Me Caravan He also scored and..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Ames, Iowa, United States of America
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Text:".... The Rev. Robert Williams, pastor of Farewell to Duke Mourner kneels in prayer at bier of Duke Ellington, giant of American Jazz music, who died yesterday in New York at age of 75. Internationally famous ... composer and musician whose professional career exceeded half a century will be buried Monday. Funeral of Duke Ellington will be Monday in Gotham NEW YORK (AP) Jazz great Duke Ellington, who once said ... the Newport Jazz festival this summer will be dedicated to Ellington. Funeral services will be held at the Episcopal Cathedral of St. John the Divine, where an Ellington sacred concert em- ploying three choirs ... , a ballet, four singers and a band pre- miered...."
Date:May 25 1974
Publication:Newport, Rhode Island, United States of America
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Text:"...in the 40s. Tomorrow partly sunny with highs around 70. Hub police have lead to Thousands view body of Duke Ellington ix mas., at. St. Patrick's Obutch at 10 o clock. Burial in SI Patrick's cemetery un- der ... . Cooke Funeral Home, giving speculation that one of the mourners had col- lapsed. But the ambulance drivers said they too had come lo pay their respects lo the famed band leader and composer. Ellington ... player. "I'm nol really sad. I'm just happy that he came this way." The Rev. John G. Gensel, minister to the jazz communi- ty who will deliver the medi- talion al Ellington's funeral Monday, paid tribute ... of Elling- ton, and they came dressed in everything from dark mourn- ing clothes lo..."
Date:May 26 1974
Publication:Lowell, Massachusetts, United States of America
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Text:"...America's good- will music ambassador Ihe world over, died to- day at 75. The bandleader and compowr had been suffering from pneumonia. EdwardKennedyEllington, nicknamed "Duke" for his impeccable aitire ... , died al a.m. at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, where he had been undergoing treatment for pneumonia. Members of the family were at the hospital. Ellington had been unable to atlcnd celebra- tions ... for a living what they do for he said once. "Music is me, is my one real loy, a toy that's my life." Ellington was hospitalized for eight days in January of 1974 at St. Vincent's Hospital in Los Angeles ... in time, stomped and shouted lo Ihe..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Lowell, Massachusetts, United States of America
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Text:"...to the jazz community who will deliver the meditation at Ellington's funeral Monday, paid tribute to his friend's musicianship. "Jazz musicians like to argue, but very few ever argue that the two pillars ... is survived by his sister, Ruth, and his son, Mer cer, a trumpet player in the Ellington band. Ellington and his wife separated soon after their marriage in 1918. College Home Study? PRINCETON. N.J. (API ... for the Convention Angela Atwood Funeral Held PROSPECT PARK, N.J. i APi Funeral services were held Saturday for Angela At- wood. one of six Symbionese Liberation Army members who died a week.ago last Friday ... in a Shootout with police in Los Angeles. The service at St. Paul's Ro- man Catholic..."
Date:May 26 1974
Publication:Florence, South Carolina, United States of America
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Text:"...of memo physicians said Ellington died Diike Ellington Memorial Fund at after having had wouid be established at the cancer involving both lungs hospital for research in ELLINGTON and Ellington entered ... died of pneumonia at Ellington received virtually every honor that could come to a topped off by the Medal of the nations music made him one of the most influential bandleaders of the 20th hospital ized ... scored and conducted the music for the film Anatomy of Ellington was hospitalized for eight days in January of 1974 at Vincents Hospital in Los Angeles..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Beckley, West Virginia, United States of America
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Text:"...and later be- came America's goodwill music am- bassador the world over as bandleader and composer, died today of cancer and pneumonia. He was 75. EdwardKennedyEllington, nick- named "Duke" for his ... in time, stomped and shouted to the smooth jazz of the Ellington band. the honors given Ellington in the course of his career was the French Legion of Honor, presented in July of 1973. Born EdwardKennedy ... impeccable at- tire died at 3.10 a.m. at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center. "Mr. Ellington suffered from cancer involving both lungs and pneumonia at the the hospital said in..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Appleton, Wisconsin, United States of America
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Text:"...to Harlem in the 1920s and later be- came America's goodwill music am- bassador the world over as bandleader and composer, died today of cancer and pneumonia. He was 75. EdwardKennedyEllington, nick- named ... EdwardKennedyEllington, the "Duke" was known the world over and was the 'first jazz musician to receive the French Legion of Honor, an award he was presented in July of 1973. Asked how many countries had ... "Duke" for his impeccable at- tire, died at a.m. at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center. "Mr. Ellington suffered from cancer involving both lungs and pneumonia at the the hospital said in a..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Appleton, Wisconsin, United States of America
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Text:"...Presidential lawyer James D. St. Clair said as he arrived at the court house shortly before the deadline without the files. Duke Ellington is dead NEW YORK musician EdwardKennedy "Duke" Ellington died early ... today at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center. He was 75. Doctors said Ellington died of pneumonia at a.m. Ellington, whose sophisticated music made him one of the most influential bandleaders of the 20th ... approximately 40 passengers when the collision occurred on fog-shrouded U. S. Gl around 7 a. m., told the DD-T "if it had not been foggy -it never would have happened." The wreck killed one student, Dorothy Mary ... where they were listed..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Greenville, Mississippi, United States of America
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Text:"..., an aide on minority prob- lems, to represent him al the aftcrnon services. Burial was planned al Woodlawn Cemetery in the Bronx. EdwardKennedyEllington died Friday at (he age of 75, from pneumonia ... Ellington's son plans 'gig' after funeral NEW YORK (AP) After family and friends attend the funeral loday of Duke Kliing- ton, the son of the man re- garded ns Ilic world's greatest composer plans to continue ... contracted while he was under treatment for cancer at Columbia Presby- terian Medical Center here. During the weekend, an esti- mated persons visited a Manhattan funeral home to view ..."
Date:May 27 1974
Publication:Greeley, Colorado, United States of America
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Text:"...Page Two C i nq ue Took Own Lif e Duke Ellington Burial Includes sacred concert After Five Others Died NEW YORK AP Jazz great Duke who once said hearing his work was his will be buried Monday from ... Wein said the Newport Jazz festival this summer will be dedicated to Funeral services will be held at the Episcopal Cathedral of John the where an Ellington sacred concert employing three a four singers ... and a band Burial will be in the Surviving him are his and his a trumpet player in the EllingtonEllington and his wife separated soon after their marriage in Begler Elected Democratic State Committeeman ... a church where his second..."
Date:May 25 1974
Publication:Dubois, Pennsylvania, United States of America
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Text:"...if there evidence thai the president has committedi a past and Against the trial if no e Ellington Buried Monday NEW VORK AP Jazz great Duke who once aid hearing his work was his will be buried Monday from a church ... Jazz festival this summer will be dedicated to Funeral services will be held at the Episcopal Cathedral of John the an Ellington sacred concert em ploying there a four singers and a band pre Burial ... will be in the Surviving him are his and his a trumpet player in the EllingtonEllington and his wife separated soon after their mar riage in economic McLaughlin said Friday that In the 1971 conversation with his former ... is acci dent and health insurance..."
Date:May 25 1974
Publication:Steubenville, Ohio, United States of America
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Text:"...of my heroes" and brought a letter from her father addressed to "his excellency the Duke of Ellington." The letter from President Nixon proclaimed that "there'll never be another you." Born EdwardKennedy ... circulation) each week. Now we're not getting any back." The 'Duke' Ellington Dies at 75 NEW YORK (AP) - Jazz bandleader and composer Duke Ellington died early today in Columbia Presbyterian Hospital after ... undergoing treatment for pneumonia. He was 75. Ellington, who had been hospitalized for several months for a respiratory infection that developed into pneumonia, died at 3:10 a.m., according to a ..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Ironwood, Michigan, United States of America
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Text:"...in Bermuda. A third generation of Ellington, grandson EdwardKennedyEllington II, plays guitar in the band Born EdwardKennedyEllington, the son of a butler in Washington, D.C., the Duke became ... that the firm had engaged in practices designed to eliminate collective bargaining and ordered that union members be reinstated with Ellington Funeral Cortege Winds Through Manhattan ITOW YORK (AP) - Duke ... LeGrande. Ellington, the nation's peerless Nine clergymen and the jazz composer, was borne to his church choir met the casket at funeral Monday at the head of the door and formed a process..."
Date:May 28 1974
Publication:Beckley, West Virginia, United States of America
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Text:"...delegated singer Pearl Baile.v and Stan loy Scott an aide on minority problems, to represent him at the afternoon services Burial was planned at Cemeterv in the Bronx EdwardKennedyEllington died Friday ... manages the band and plays two instruments m it "His music can t be char- actemed, it will go on His son, and the Duke's grandson, EdwardKennedyEllington III, is a guitarist with the band President Nixon ... 20F Mor., May 27, 1974 Weather Ellington's Son to Funeral Notices Tdw Band on Road FLANEBY, frank L, in Ookionn MOV beloved husbonrj ol Josephine Flo ol Ooklond loving father of Gcr t Flanerv ... , but it will be..."
Date:May 27 1974
Publication:Oakland, California, United States of America
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Text:"...ordered the payment. Wiggins added that the tapes of follow- up conversations might also help provide clarification. The panel is scheduled to re- sume its sessions Wednesday. FUNERAL SERVICES FOR ELLINGTON ... Duke Ellington's casket lies in center of St. John the Divine Episcopal cathedral during funeral services in New York Monday. The Duke died Friday at 75. (AP Wirephoto) 1000's Honor Duke Ellington NEW ... YORK (AP) Duke Ellington, the nation's peerless jazz composer, was borne to his funeral Monday at the head of a half-mile-long cortege that wound through quiet Manhattan streets this Memorial Day ... and campaigners who were in- volved in the scandal. The three GOP..."
Date:May 28 1974
Publication:Frederick, Maryland, United States of America
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Text:"...an- nounced that Vacation Bible School will be conducted June 10 to June 21. The theme this year is "Pioneering With Ellington To Be Buried On Monday NEW YORK (AP) Jazz great Duke Ellington, who once ... .ew Rd., Ellington dies, we haven't Clearfield, at p. m. lost Dinah Shore said, doily Sunday, May 26, "Every time I sing one of his through Saturday, June 1, songs, I realize how lucky I except Memorial ... Of education. Concluding the said the Newport Jazz program wiU be singing of the festival this summer will be dedicated to Ellington. Funeral services will be held at the Cathedral of St. John the Harmony Page ... Chons and _. the recessional played by Miss Divine, where an Ellington Sybert sacred..."
Date:May 25 1974
Publication:Clearfield, Pennsylvania, United States of America
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Text:"...Impresario George Wein said the Newport Jazz festival this summer will be dedicated to Funeral services will be held at the Episcopal Cathedral of DUKE ELLINGTON John the where an Ellington sacred concert em ... ploying three a four singers and a band pre Burial will be in the Surviving him are his and his a trumpet player in the EllingtonEllington and his wife separated soon after their mar riage in AIM ... will be buried Monday from a church where his second sacred concert was heard five years Tributes poured in Friday for the urbane composer and onetime good will music ambassador who died of cancer and pneumonia ... COURT DIVISION State of County of Otter Tail Orber..."
Date:May 25 1974
Publication:Fergus Falls, Minnesota, United States of America
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Text:"...and physicians said Ellington died at am after having had i cancer involving both lungs and pneumonia Ellington entered the medical centers Harkness Pavilion last month but his condition was described ... entered the facility at 1 the end of March He was heartened by the many messages he received I from friends throughout the world the statement said It also was announced that a Duke Ellington Memorial i ... Fund would be established at the hospital for research in can cer v Almost three generatiolts knew Ellington as the tall gracious man in the tuxedo conducting his band from the keyboard of a grand piano ... In 1922 after a shortlived marriage Ellington followed some musican friends to New York and put..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Pittsfield, Massachusetts, United States of America
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Text:"...Kennedy Duke Ellington died early today at ColumbiaPresbyterian Medical He was Doctors said Ellington died of pneumonia at whose sophisticated music made him one of the most influential bandleaders ... of the 20th was hospitalized last month for a respiratory Almost three generations knew Ellington as the gracious man in the conducting his band from the Starvaggi Pool OpeningSet The Starvaggi Memorial Pool ... of a Kdward Kennedy Duke Ellington was a giant of jazz for more than 60 years but he always disliked the I dont know what jazz he Turn To Ellington Page 2 DUKE ELLINGTON 7 Judges Rule On 5..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Weirton, West Virginia, United States of America
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Text:"...s and later became America's goodwill music am- bassador the world over as bandleader and composer, died today of cancer and pneu- monia. He was 75. EdwardKennedyEllington, nicknamed "Duke" for his ... im- peccable attire, died at a.m. at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center. "Mr. Ellington suffered from cancer involving both lungs and pneumonia at the the hospital said in a statement on behalf ... bedside at his death his sister, Ruth, and his son, Mercer, The funeral will be Monday at St. John the Divine Cath- edral in New York. Ellington had been unable to attend celebrations for his 75th birthday ... Strayhorn, who..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Lima, Ohio, United States of America
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Text:"...became Americas goodwill music am bassador Ihe world over died today at 75 The bandleader and composer had been suffer ing from pneumonia EdwardKennedyEllington nicknamed Duke for his im peccable attire ... to lose weight II worked Mrs Turner lost 1I1 pounds dropping from pounds lo un She survived the drasdc diet by sipping liquic foods Mrs Turner had her jaws iinccmented alter they began Ic ache Tin pain ... thrown up to protect border areas from guer rilla attacks They disclosed under inter rogation the presence of Ihe others and Ihe Israelis killed Riots Feared In Ulster BKLKAST Northern Ireland i APi Were ... youngsters live adulls and the three gun men were killed in thai car nage headquarters in Heirnl said the intercepted band was only..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Petersburg, Virginia, United States of America
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Text:"...Indigo and a variety of music ranging from jazz to died today of lung cancer complicated by He was II also was announced that a Duke Ellington Memorial Fund would be established at the hospital ... family and Sophisticated Lady physicians said Ellington died at and In My Solitude are woven after having had into millions of cancer involving both lungs Ellington received virtually and every honor ... Nothing Till You Hear From He also scored and conducted Ihe music for the film Anatomy of a Ellington was hospitalized for eight days in January of 1974 at Vincents Hospital in Los Angeles for two months he ... was hospitalized again at Medical Center in New and became seriously..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Nampa, Idaho, United States of America
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Text:"...Bailey and Stanley Scott an aide on minority problems to repre sent him at the aftemon services Burial was planned at Woodlawn Cemetery in the Bronx EdwardKennedyEllington died Friday at the age of 75 ... and plays two instru ments in it His music cant be characterized it will go on His son and the Dukes grandson EdwardKennedyEllington III is a guitarist with the band President Nixon delegated singer Pearl ... February in homage to Ellington Actor dies After 400 films and a 70year career veteran actor Donald Crisp is dead at 93 Cause of Crisps death Saturday in Los Angeles was not announced bat..."
Date:May 27 1974
Publication:Waterloo, Iowa, United States of America
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Text:"...into people s houses m order to sell them so-ne- our special PARIS May 2a UNESCO The United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organisation has expressed regret at the death of EdwardKennedy Onkt ... ' Ellington who died on May 24 at the age of in New York Jmtifica-'In paying tribute to his nem Mr William B Jones LS Per- manent e to 'he Executive Bond the governing body of UNES- CO of Ellington s feme id ... the house in which they were but the Bible read ing world has been fragrant with the memoiy or thib act of love all these vears which our Lord said would be for a memorial of hci We think of i pool wo nan ard ... two Inches long The shrew has a good appetite H eaU its own weight every day and will fight to the ..."
Date:June 3 1974
Publication:Kingston, Kingston, Jamaica
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Text:"...and tuba player. "I'm not really sad. I'm just happy that he came this way." The Rev. John G. Gensel, minister to the jazz communi- ty who will deliver the medi- tation at Ellington's funeral Monday, paid ... were fans of Elling- ton, and they came dressed in everything from dark mourn- ing clothes to blue jeans to wait their turn to pay their respects. Ellington is survived by his sister, Ruth, and his son ... , Mer- cer, a trumpet player in the Ellington band. Ellington and his wife separated soon after their marriage in 1918. The funeral for Ellington will be 1 p. m. at the Cathed- ral of St. John the Divine ... for children. One purpose is to lighten the..."
Date:May 26 1974
Publication:Charleston, West Virginia, United States of America
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Text:"...but a great gentleman." EdwardKennedyEllington, who got his nickname "Duke" as a youngster because of his elegant dress and manner, en- tered the hospital at the end of March, complaining of "shortness ... Tributes Follow Death of Ellington NEW YORK (AP) Duke Ellington, jazz pianist and bandleader who became one of America's greatest com- posers, died Friday of cancer and pneumonia at Columbia ... Presbyterian Medical Center. He was 75. I'ributes poured in from around the world. The Belgian radio broadcast, Ellington's greatest hits. The Paris news- paper Le Monde reported his death under a headling ... of..."
Date:May 25 1974
Publication:Charleston, West Virginia, United States of America
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Text:"..., to represent him at the afternoon services. Burial was planned at Woodlawn Cemetery in the Bronx. EdwardKennedyEllington died Friday at the age of 75, from pneumonia contracted while he was under treatment ... ; it will go on." His son, and the Duke's grandson, EdwardKennedyEllington III, is a guitarist with the band. President Nixon delegated singer Pearl Bailey and Stan- ley Scott, an aide on minority problems ... for cancer at Columbia Pres- byterian Medical Center here. During the weekend, an es- timated persons visited a Manhattan funeral home to view Ellington's body as it lay in..."
Date:May 27 1974
Publication:Charleston, West Virginia, United States of America
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Text:"...in the 1920s and later became America's goodwill music- ambassador the world over as bandleader and composer, died today of cancer and pneu- monia. He was 75. EdwardKennedyEllington, nicknamed "Duke" for his ... im- peccable attire, died at a.m. at Columbia Presbyteri- an Medical Center. "Mr. Ellington suffered at the end from cancer involving both lungs and the hospital said in a state- ment on behalf ... bedside at his death were his sister, Ruth, and his son, Mercer. The funeral will be Monday at St. John the Divine Cathed- ral in New York. (Turn to Pg. 4A, Col. 7) houses were expected to adjourn sine die ... ............................6B..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Charleston, West Virginia, United States of America
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Text:"...a remarkable composer and performer, but was in himself a significant chapter in the history of American music...! mourn his loss both as musician and warm friend." Born EdwardKennedyEllington on Aprjl 29 ... by Chavez. Duke Ellington dies at 75 NEW YORK (UPI) The nation and the world mourned the death Friday of Duke .Ellington, the cool, impeccable composer and pianist whose tunes are woven into the memories ... of three generalions. Ellington, 75. died of lung cancer at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center. He entered the hospital last month and was reported in satisfactory condition until Wednesday, when he caught ... . Pratt..."
Date:May 25 1974
Publication:Fremont, California, United States of America
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Text:"...was reported still seriously ill Thursday with pneumonia at ColumbiaPresbyterian Medical EdwardKennedyEllington has developed pneu which is a serious condition for a hospital spokesman There is no change ... in his The famed pianistcomposer was hospitalized last month for a respiratory but was first reported in serious condition from pneumonia Arabs killed in Golan battle Israel AP Israeli soldiers clashed ... Thursday with a band of Arab guerrillas who crossed from Syria into the occupied Golan Heights to attack Israeli farm officials Six Arabs were killed and two taken they Mission maybe impossible5 Syria AP ... state park program Other Page 18 Richard Sporn Funeral for Thelma Mae who died Tuesday at will..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Hutchinson, Kansas, United States of America
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Text:"...becameAmerica's goodwill musical ambassador the world over as a bandleader and com-poser, died Friday of cancer and pneumonia. He was 75, EdwardKennedyEllington, nicknamed •'Duke" for his'impeccable attire ... , died at3 10 am, at Columbia Presbyterian Medi •cat Center. "Mr. Ellington suffered from cancer in- volving both lungs and pneumonia at theend," the hospital said in a statement on behalf of the family ... . He entered the hospital at the end of March and received intensive, r^dio- and chemotherapy treatments He was heart- cried by the thousands of messages fromhi* friends around the world " adviser John D ... qnd Sun,May25,1974 D . IF.21855 A- n, giant at 75 At hjs..."
Date:May 25 1974
Publication:Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany
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Text:"...have the problem of theft of valuable We must take all precautions this year as the curing season begins See8on Page 2 Top Jazzman Duke Ellington Succumbs At 75 To Illness NEW YORK AP Jazz bandleader ... and composer Duke Ellington died early today in Columbia Presbyterian Hospital after undergoing treatment for pneumonia He was 75 DUKE ELLINGTONEllington who had been hos ptalized for several months ... for a respiratory infection that de veloped into pneumonia died at am according to a hospi tal spokesman Ellington had been unable to attend celebrations for his 75th birthday in New York last month The celebration ... in a security screen thrown up to protect border areas..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Lumberton, North Carolina, United States of America
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Text:"...proclaimed that therell never be another you Born EdwardKennedyEllington the Duke was known the world over and was the first jazz musician to receive the French Legion of Honor an award he was presented ... bandleader and composer Duke Ellington died early today in Columbia Presbyterian Hospital after undergoing treatment for pneumonia He was 75 Ellington who had been hosptalized for several months ... for a respiratory infection that developed into pneumonia died at am according to a hospital spokesman Ellington had been unable to attend celebrations for his 75th birthday in New York last month The celebration ... Fridays Muscatine..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Muscatine, Iowa, United States of America
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Text:"...their turn to pay their respects Ellington is survived by his sister Ruth and his son Mercer a trumpet player in the Ellington band Ellington and his wife separated soon after their marriage in 1918 ... The funeral for Ellington will be held at 1 pm at the Cathedral of St John the Divine here a church where his second sacred concert was performed in 1969 He will be buried at Wood lawn Cemetery in the Bronx ... Safety Coun cil estimated that between 450 and 550 persons would die in traffic accidents during the threeday Memorial Day weekend The prediction was 100 below last years pre Memorial Day estimate also ... miles dur ing the 1973..."
Date:May 26 1974
Publication:High Point, North Carolina, United States of America
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Text:"...Americas goodwill ijnusic ambassador the world over as bandleader and com poser died today of cancer and He was 75 EdwardKennedyEllington nicknamed Duke for his im peccable attire died at am at Columbia ... Presbyterian Medical Center Mr Ellington suffered from cancer involving both lungs and pneumonia at the end the hospital said in a statement on behalf of the family He entered the hospital at the end of March ... Got It Bad and That Aint Good His theme Take the A Train was written by his long time arranger and assistant composer Billy Strahorn who died in 1967 Ellington always complied with requests but he ... and received..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Carbondale, Illinois, United States of America
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Text:"...in the name rd Jesus ging thanks to God and the Father CoiOssians Elegant Ellington I AZZfans around tie world s re inourning die death of Ed ward Kennedy Duke Ellington Mr last week of cancer áatL pneumonia He ... Their blues and Dixieland sounds came from the soul Duke Ellington could play by ear sll he also was an im portant composer and master musi cian Mr Ellington also was ele gant sophisticated and debonair quite ... an associate In his heyday Mr Ellington had some superb jazz musicians in his band men like Cootie Wil liams Harry Carney and Johnny Hodges i i In a tribute President Nixon said The wit taste intelligence ..."
Date:May 29 1974
Publication:Emporia, Kansas, United States of America
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Text:"...the spokesman Never Be Another You Duke Ellington Is Dead NEW YORK AP Jazz bandleader and composer Duke Ellington died early today in Columbia Presbyterian Hospital after undergoing treatment for He was who had ... been hos ptalized for several months for i respiratory infection that de veloped into died at according to a hospi al Ellington had been unable to attend celebrations for his 75th Dirthday in New York ... render Throw away those guns urged the Hearstowned San Francisco If you just let yourself be killed itis to be a waste your whole thing is goins to be a said a taped plea is sued by Patricias two younger ... together for six months to lose It Turner lost JOl dropping from pounds to She survived the..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Mitchell, South Dakota, United States of America
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Text:"...this summer will be dedicated to Funeral services will be held at the Episcopal Cathedral of John the where an Ellington sacred concert em ploying three a four singers and a band pre Burial ... will be in the Surviving him are his and his a trumpet player in the EllingtonEllington and his wife separated soon after their mar riage in Legal Notice First Published May 1974 Last Published June 1974 hi the Probate ... Wounded SLA Leader Finally Killed Himself Ottawa May Page 6 LOS ANGELES AP Don aid Cinque the ex convict who called himself the that hunts you his terrorist comrades fall one by wounded twice ... and hugging the dirt beneath a clapboard he put a pistol to his head pumped a bullet into his That is how Las Angeles County Coroner Thomas..."
Date:May 25 1974
Publication:Ottawa, Kansas, United States of America
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Text:"...musician EdwardKennedy Duke Ellington died early today at Columbia Presbyterian Medical He was Doctors said Ellington died of pneumonia at whose sophisticated music made him one of the most influential ... of a bulge captured by Israel in the 17day October Middle East The raids came one day after Israeli troops on the Golan Heights killed six Arab guerrilla infiltrators from Syria and captured two Palestinian ... of 1974 at Vincents Hospital in Los Angeles for About two months he was hospitalized again at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center in New and beacme seriously ill with MONTGOMERY UPI George C Wallace ... units clashed this morning on the heights following allday battles along the 40mile length of the..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Wellsville, New York, United States of America
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Text:"...in the mid 30s to the Saturday mostly sunny and High in the upper 50s to the Duke Ellington NEW YORK UPI Jazz musician EdwardKennedy Duke Ellington died early today at Colum biaPresbyterian Medical Cen He ... was Doctors said Ellington died of pneumonia at whose sophisticated music made him one of the most influential ban dleaders of the 20th was hospitalized last month for a respiratory His condition was first ... Tyrone Daily Herald Number 239 of Our 107th Year May I5c Per Copy At School Areo This Morn Planned Disaster Drill Staged By Hospital fc and a section of the nearby Tyrone Area High School off Clay ... of the Borough Police and Neil high school They coordinated the drill with Earl ..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Tyrone, Pennsylvania, United States of America
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Text:"...a hear ing in the case for May The charge carries a 20yeartolife prison DUKE ELLINGTON Duke Composer Dies NEW YORK Jazz musician EdwardKennedyEllington died early today at ColumbtaPrabyterian Medical He ... was Doctors said Ellington died of pneumonia at whose sophisticated music made him one of the most influential bandleaders of the 20th wan hospital ized last month for a respirato ry condition first reported ... were still at There were these other developments Angeles County Coron er Thomas Noguchi disclosed that microscopic examinations indicated Donald the SLAs leader who went by the name killed himself ... in Fridays Shootout that left five other SLA members dead..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Dunkirk-Fredonia, New York, United States of America
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Text:"...'shistory. As they loaded into the cars, the police did not know that in the rear bungalow it was just Gerri and Joan, and all they were up to was going to bed. The Duke dies EdwardKennedyEllington The Duke jazzman ... , bandleader, composer, is dead at 75. Ellington died early today in Columbia Presbyterian Hospital in New York. He was undergoing treatment for penumonia. During his years as a band- leader, Ellington molded ... the lights in the house." he said. "Walk out the front door, stand on the porch, and a police cruiser will approach Please see back of section, col. 4 Holiday skies The Memorial Day weekend, weather ... the big-band sound, He composed over songs which ranged from jazz to..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Hayward, California, United States of America
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Text:"...became America's goodwill music am- bassador the world over, died Friday at 75. The band leader and composer had been suffer- ing from pneumonia. EdwardKennedyEllington, nicknamed "Duke" for his im ... - peccable attire, died at a.m. at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, where he had been undergoing treatment for pneumonia. Members of the family were at the hospital. Ellington had been unable to attend ... th Street 8th Avenue 356-3222 OPEN MEMORIAL DAY n-9 Mon.-Fri. 11-9 Saturday 10-6 Sunday 12-5 Proudly Presents THE SILVER MOUNTAIN EXPRESS featuring Bill Wills Country Popular Rock RIDAY-SATURDAY 9 ... .m. to p.m. BUY WITH CONFIDENCE! SATISFACTION GUARANTEED! imMEMM Oil MONEY Duke ..."
Date:May 25 1974
Publication:Greeley, Colorado, United States of America
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Text:"...as bandleader died' today of cancer and pneumonia. He was 75. EdwardKennedyEllington, nicknamed peccable1 Mied Vati 3 a.m. at an Meiicai'.Centert E I'fi n g't 6 n stiffered" from, cancer _involving both lungs ... ''friends; around Ihe world." At his bedside al his dealli was his. sister, and his. son, Jlerccr. The funeral will be Monday at St. John the Divine' Calhe: dral in New York.' .Ellington had be.en unable ... on each week, not only locally but around Ihe world. My stepfather is coming from Cali- fornia visit. He was In the Death March ii'World War II and in prison camp with Col. ess. He'd like (o visit Ihe base ... : sunset tcniahl; sunrise tomorrow: Bai-onKlcr rending ct noon: ?3.1? in. at (Mr cenl. NEWS INDEX Amusements..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Abilene, Texas, United States of America
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Text:"...brand of. jazz lo.Ha'r- lem in the 1920s and later be- came America's goodwill mu- sic ambassador the world over as bandleader and composer, died today of cancer and pneumonia. He was 7-5. EdwardKennedy ... Ellington, nicknamed "Duke" for his im- peccable attire, died at a.m. at Columbia Presbyteri- an Medical Center. "Mr. El 1 i n g t o n suffered from cancer involving both lungs and pneumonia ... from nis friends -around the world." At .his bedside at; his deatli was his and his son, Mercer. The funeral will be Monday at St. John the Divine Cathe- dral in New York. Ellington had been unable lo ... .of sports going on each week, not only locally but around the world. My stepfarter fx coming from Cali- fornia for a visit.'He..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Abilene, Texas, United States of America
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Text:"...as one of my and brought a letter from her father addressed to his excellency Duke of Ellington The President Nixon proclaimed that there'll never be you Born EdwardKennedyEllington the Duke was known ... and composer Duke Ellington died early today in Columbia Presbyterian Hospital after undergoing treatment for pneumonia He was 75 Ellington who had been for several months for a respiratory infection ... that developed into at according to a hospital spokesman Ellington had been unable lo attend celebrations for his 75th birthday in New York last month The celebration brought together S jazz groups and soloists ... charged loo much..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Idaho Falls, Idaho, United States of America
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Text:"...friends throughout the the statement said. It also was announced that a Duke Ellington Memorial Fund would be established at the hospital for research in cancer. EdwardKennedy (Duke) always disliked ... was a giant of jazz Ellington, the prolific and for more than 60 years but he who versatile composer-pianist gave the world "Mood Indigo" and a variety of music ranging from jazz to opera, died today of lung ... cancer complicated by pneumonia. He was 75. A statement issued jointly by the musician's family and physicians said Ellington died at a.m. after having had "cancer involving both lungs and pneumonia ... Enterprises wants to expand its facility...."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:New Castle, Pennsylvania, United States of America
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Text:"...delegated singer Pearl Bailey and Stanley Scott, an aide on mi- nority problems, to represent him at the afternon services. Burial was planned at Wood- lawn Cemetery in the Bronx. EdwardKennedyEllington ... the band and plays two instruments in it. "His music can't be char- acterized; it will go on." His son, and the Duke's grandson, EdwardKennedyEllington III. is a guitarist with the band. President Nixon ... , Elgin, and daughter born May 22. Survivor Of Ellington To Fulfill Engagement NEW YORK (AP) After family and friends attend the funeral today of Duke Elling- lon, the son of the man re- garded as the world ... a..."
Date:May 27 1974
Publication:Lawton, Oklahoma, United States of America
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Text:"...-Examiner UPI Tele- photo. FAMED JAZZ musician EdwardKennedy "Duke" Ellington, shown in 1960 photo, died early today of pneumonia. He was 75. Firm Prints Its Pennies For EL'LSBERG CASE picked for the vehicle ... arejsaid to match descriptions kidnaped more than 3% '...I. 1 (-1 _ 1 _ nvt bandleader and composer, died [Honor, presented in July today of cancer and pneu- j 1973. of Asked how many countries Ellington ... don't even count the Medical Center. (bars when I write, do I? Oh, I The funeral will be Monday j guess I have to." at St. John the Divine Cath-j Ellington, a tall, urbane, bag- edral in New York. j gy ... ...............ISA Bridge ....................HA Classified..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Ogden, Utah, United States of America
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Text:"...of EdwardKennedyEllington, who died Friday in New York City at 75. The son of a Washington, D. C., but- ler arid carpenter, "Duke" Ellington was a busy musician, bandleader and com- poser all his long ... 4A UTAH, SATURDAY EVENING, MAY EniT n p i A i I 1 ML Memorial Day Be Safe on Highways? This three-day Memorial Day holiday, will prove whether America's highways are currently safer than they have ... help; save nr Easy Wee. believes the national outrage abating over the White House tran- frankly expected them to join in disappeared scripts has died down and that the clamor for his resignation ... , in toaay s everything he could to comply the monstrous million food Shootout, the Trieste..."
Date:May 25 1974
Publication:Ogden, Utah, United States of America
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Text:"...dent Nixon proclaimed that "there'll never be another you." Born EdwardKennedyEllington, the "Duke" was known the world over and was the I first jazz musician to receive the French Legion of Honor ... ISO baby pigs were lost. A machine shed also was damaged. No estimate of loss was ban Ellington NEW YORK (AP) Jazz bandleader and composer Duke Ellington died early today in Columbia Presbyterian ... Hospital after undergoing treatment for pneumonia. He was 75. Ellington, who Ellington had been unable to Ellington attend celebrations for his 75th birthday in New York last month. The celebration brought ... Daily 11...."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Winona, Minnesota, United States of America
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Text:"...Saturday. May Z5, New report backs JVille hospital APWircplKtD WHEN DUKE WAS 70 in '69 .given straw hat by Maurice Chevalier Ellington's rites will be Monday NEW YORK (AP) Jazz great Duke Ellington ... , composer and onetime goodwill music ambassador who died of cancer and pneumonia at the age of 75. "When someone like Duke Ellington dies, we haven't lost Dinah Shore said. "Every time I sing one of his songs ... 's highest honor, in 1970, called him "America's foremost composer" on Friday. Vernon E. Jordan, Jr., executive director of the National Urban League, said Ellington's death "is a terrible blow to his many ... millions of admirers all over the world." "To said Bing Crosby, "Duke ..."
Date:May 25 1974
Publication:Anniston, Alabama, United States of America
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Text:"...at 75. the bandleader and composer had been suffering from pneumonia. EdwardKennedyEllington, nicknamed "Duke" for his im- peccable attire, died at a.m. at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, where he ... Duke Ellington is dead NEW YORK (AP) Duke Ellington, who introduced a siz- zling brand of jazz to Harlem in the 1920s and later became America's goodwill music am- bassador the world over, died today ... had been undergoing treatment for pneumonia. Members of the family were at the hospital. Ellington had been unable to attend celebrations for his 75th birthday in New York last month. The celebration ... , a diabetic, ..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Anniston, Alabama, United States of America
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Text:"...-4 Bltamtooaf NEW YORK (UPI) Jazz musician EdwardKennedy "Duke" Ellington died early today at Columbi a- Presbyterian Medical Center. He was 75. Doctors said Ellington oieo ot pneumonia at a.m. Ellington, whose ... of a Murder." Ellington was hospitalized for eight days in January of 1974 at St. Vincent's Hospital in Los Angeles for influenza. About two months later, he was hospitalized again at Columbia Presbyterian Medi ... Hospital. No one else was hurt. Police said Kamaiko report- edly told an: arresting officer he wanted the ransom "to buy guns for -Israel." He also claimed to belong to the Jewish Defense League ... been erse City State ..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Traverse City, Michigan, United States of America
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Text:".... He was 75. EdwardKennedyEllington, nicknamed "Duke" for his impeccable attire, died at a.m. at Columbia Presby- terian Medical Center. "Mr. Ellington suffered from cancer involving both lungs ... enriched his na- tion." Boston Pops director Arthur Fiedler, who said he was com- posing a get-well telegram to send to Ellington when he heard of his death, said El- lington was a "very important man ... " and "not only a great Bandleader-composer Duke Ellington smiles during an appearance in 1 969. Ellington died this morn- ing in New York after undergoing treatment for cancer and pneumonia. He was 75...."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Lawton, Oklahoma, United States of America
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Text:"...- ing from cancer and pneumonia. EdwardKennedyEllington, nicknamed "Duke" for his im-1 peccable attire, died at Saxbe Pledge -UPI Toltphoto Attorney General William Saxbe, right, assured senators ... Clark IOWA CITY After less tha five hours of deliberation Thurs day afternoon and evening, Johnson county district co'ui jury found James Wendell Hall 20, guilty of second degrei murder in Ihc death ... , who introduced a siz- zling brand of jazz to Harlem in the 1920s and later became America's goodwill music am- bassador the world over, died Friday al 75. The bandleader and composer has been suffer ... for Miss Hearst to sur render increased. "Throw away those guns! said a plea in the Hearst-ownet San Francisco Examiner. "If you just lot yourself bi ..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States of America
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Text:"...in the history of American music...1 mourn his loss both as musi- cian and warm Born EdwardKennedyEllington on April 29, 1899, in Washington, D.C., the Duke's sophisticated form of jazz made him one of the most ... was Funeral services will be Monday at St. John the Divine Church, 112th St. and, Amsterdam Ave., at 1 p.m. Stans raised funds Gunmatii killed ting Continued from page 1 lacted him about the im- munity request ... ond Spring! lor Both Hotpoint 8.T.U. Air Conditioner 30" Hotpoint Electric Range Hotpoint Heavy Duty Washer S199. OPEN MEMORIAL DAY FURNITURE APPLIANCE 141 W." Franklin St. Phone 797-5588 Open 9-5 Daily ... World morns Duke Continued from page 1 cians who were inspired by ..."
Date:May 25 1974
Publication:Hagerstown, Maryland, United States of America
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Text:"...Around Much to name a Washington merry-go-round THE DUKE REFUSED to saying is And to three generations of Ellington was He just kept going not making much of a fuss but always producing new EdwardKennedy ... Ellington died the other day at 75 of In his he had won a lot of all well deserved a long-term achievement award from the Medal of and a lot But most of all he won a secure place in the hearts of The Duke ... forced out by tion and a controversy over a U. S. military Quite a it hasn't been long Golda Meir finally quit trying to put together a new government among squabbling factions in As it Memorial 1974 More ... than a century Memorial Day was set aside to pay homage to more than who died in the Civil..."
Date:May 27 1974
Publication:Elyria, Ohio, United States of America
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Text:"...to Women to Your Sunday Scene 12 Stamp 12 A final interview with Duke Ellington The world of jazz and music in general is in mourning for the great EdwardKennedyEllington who died of his last interviews ..."
Date:May 26 1974
Publication:Elyria, Ohio, United States of America
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Text:"...ranging from jazz to died today of lung cancer complicated by He was A statement issued jointly by the musicians family and physicians said Ellington died at after hav ing had cancer involving both lungs ... It also svas announced that a Duke Ellington Memorial Fund would be es tablished at the hospital for research in Almost three generations knew Ellington as the gracious man in the conducting his band from ... days in January of 1974 at Vincents Hospital in Los Angeles for About two months he was hospitalized again at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center in New and became seriously ill with Edward Kennedy Duke ... in Pleasant PLEASANT A parade at May will open the..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Burlington, Iowa, United States of America
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Text:"..., a sizzling brand of jazz to Harlem in the 1920s and'later became America's goodwill music ambassador the world over as bandleader and com- poser, died Friday of cancer and pneumonia. He was 75. EdwardKennedy ... Ellington, nicknamed "Duke" for his impeccable attire, died at a.m. at Columbia Presby- terian Medical Center. "MR. ELLINGTON suffered from cancer involving both lungs and pneumonia at the the hospital said ... the world." At his bedside at his death was his sister, Ruth, and his son, Mercer. The funeral will be Monday at St. John the Divine Duke Ellington Cathedral in New York. ..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Waterloo, Iowa, United States of America
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Text:"...Ellington 75 who introduced a sizzling brand of jazz to Harlem in the 1920s and later became known the world over as a bandleader and composer died today of cancer and pneumonia EdwardKennedyEllington ... nicknamed Duke for his impec cable attire died at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Centre Mr Ellington suffered from cancer involving both lungs and pneumonia at the end the hospi tal said in a statement ... bedside at his death was his sister Ruth and his son Mercer The funeral will be Monday at St John the Divine Cathedral in New York Ellington had been unable to at tend celebrations for his 75th birthday ... in a battle four miles..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Brandon, Manitoba, Canada
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Text:"...of Ellington." The letter from Presi- dent Nixon proclaimed that "there'l! never be another you." Born EdwardKennedyEllington, the "Duke" was known the world over and was the first jazz musician to receive ... NEW YORK (AP) Jazz bandleader and composer Duke Ellington died early today in Columbia Presbyterian Hospital after undergoing treatment for pneumonia. He was 75. Ellington, who had been hosptalized ... for several months for a respiratory infection that developed into pneumonia, died at a.m., according to a hospital spokesman. Ellington had been unable to attend..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Burlington, North Carolina, United States of America
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Text:"...Page for projects Page 44 gets second reading Page 44 seconj reading Page m a and TODAY EdwardKennedyEllington, nicknamed "Duke" for his li Pcccable attirc> died at Colum-jr F )la Presbylel'ian Medical ... fhlF jSEjjBr "Mr- EH'nSlon suffered from >canccr involving both lugs and pneumonia at. the the JJK hospital said in a statement on "He entered the hospital at 111" end of March and Watching Who JLoose 1 ... 's classified section. No matter what you need, shop and save in Free Press want ads. Duke Ellington Dies At Age 75 NEW YORK (AP) Duke Ellington, 75, who introduced a sizzling brand of jazz to lem in the 1920s ... practice of these mill-general of information for the are..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
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Text:"..., to represent him at the afternoon services. Burial was planned at Woodlawn Cemetery in the Bronx. EdwardKennedyEllington died Friday at the age of 75, from pneumonia contracted while he was under treatment ... ." His son, and the Duke's grandson, EdwardKennedyEllington III, is a guitarist with the band. President Nixon delegated singer Pearl Bailey and Stan- ley Scott, an aide on minority problems ... 20F MOD., May 27, 1974 Weather Ellington's Son to Funeral Notices Forecast Take Band on Road L, 1" MOV SI, eiery. For Roioh H. Greer, director rivote. Mountain Om- iuilher information..."
Date:May 27 1974
Publication:Oakland, California, United States of America
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Text:"...a great mu sician but a great gentleman EdwardKennedyEllington who got his nickname Duke as a youngster be cause of his elegant dress and manner entered the hospital at the end of March complaining ... March ndmicl to the total Duke Ellington Dies at World Paying Tribute 75 NFAV YORK AP Duke Ellington pianist and bandleader who became one of Americas greatest composers died Friday of cancer and pneu ... death Duke EllingtonEllington married in 1918 but soon sepa rated from his wife He leaves three grandchildren A funeral was set for Monday at thu Episcopal Cathedral of St John the Di vine the..."
Date:May 25 1974
Publication:Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America
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Text:"...composer and performer, but was in himself a significant chapter in the history of American music. I mourn his loss both as musician and warm friend." Born EdwardKennedyEllington on April 29, 1899 ... PRESS-TELEGRAM t.i., mi WORLD People in the news Friends, fails mourn Duke Ellington death Scientist fired lor faking tests Combined News Services NEW YORK A top researcher was fired Friday from ... of Allende. The armed forces misted bloody coup last September and immediately reversed his policies. Combined News Services The nation and the world mourned the death Friday of Duke Ellington, the cool ... , impeccable composer and pianist whose tunes are woven into the..."
Date:May 25 1974
Publication:Long Beach, California, United States of America
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Text:"...rites slated for Duke Ellington YORK AP Jazz great Duke Ellington who once said hearing his work was his reward be buried Monday from a church where his ond sacred heard Jive years ago Tributes poured ... said the Newport Jau festival this summer will be dedicated lo Ellington Funeral services will be held at Episcopal Cathedral of St John Divine where an Ellington sacred concert em- ploying three choirs ... a ballet four singers and a band pre- Burial will be in the Bronx Surviving him are his sister Ruth and his son Mercer a trumpet player in the Ellington band Ellington and his wife separated soon after ... Idaho Kails ch television..."
Date:May 26 1974
Publication:Idaho Falls, Idaho, United States of America
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Text:"...- ciety has produced, a master musician, master psychologist, master choreo- grapher." The Duke died last week at the age of 75. EdwardKennedyEllington, who was called Duke while a schoolboy in Wash ... furnished orators for Memorial Day exercises. Atty. John Healy delivered an address at Two Creeks, Atty. Lawrence Ledvina was speaker at Kewaunee, Atty. Edward Meyer spoke at Reedsville, Atty. E. G. Nash ... Richard, Arthur Martin and Norman Allie of Eleven Gold Star Post 1248, VFW, Two Rivers, received plaques commemorating their service from Post Commander Kenneth Kappelman during Memorial Day rites. Cpl ... of the highest paid women is Peggy Ford, who is Klassen's personal secretary. Sources contend that her job is secure, because she knows "where all the bodies are..."
Date:May 31 1974
Publication:Manitowoc, Wisconsin, United States of America
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Text:"...the Duke of Ellington The letter from President Nixon proclaimed that "there'll never be another you Born EdwardKennedyEllington, the "Duke" was known the world over and was the first jazz musician ... administrator. on Dies NEW YORK (AP) Jazz bandleader and composer Duke Ellington died early today in Columbia Presbyterian Hospital after undergoing treatment for pneumonia. He was 75. Ellington, who had been ... hosptalized for several months for a respiratory infection that developed into pneumonia, died at a.m., according to a hospital spokesman Ellington had been unable to attend..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Valparaiso, Indiana, United States of America
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Text:"...will love you madly today, tomorrow, and added Rev. O'Con- nor, Roman Catholic priest to the New York jazz communi- ty, in paraphrasing Ellington's own traditional signoff. Born Edward 'KennedyEllington ... Mrs. Mercer Ellington, daughter-in-law of jazz composer Duke Ellington, takes a rose from Ellington's coffin Monday before Ellington was buried Woodlawn Cemetery in New York. (AP Wirephoto) at Ellington ... is buried NEW YORK (AP) After a eulogy of word and music thousands of mourners, jazz giant Duke Ellington was..."
Date:May 28 1974
Publication:Waterloo, Iowa, United States of America
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Text:"...in these studies had advanced cancer far beyond the hope of cure." JAZZ GREAT Duke Ellington, who died in New York Friday at the age of 75, wore a straw hat presented to him by Maurice Chevalier when Ellington ... celebrated his 70th birthday at the Alcazar Theater in Paris in 1969. He is to be buried tomorrow. (AP Photofax) World pays tribute to musician Ellington burial tomorrow NEW YORK (AP) Jazz great Duke Ellington ... , composer and onetime goodwill music am- bassador who died of cancer and pneumonia at the age of 75. "WHEN someone like Duke Ellington dies, we haven't lost Dinah Shore said. "Every time I sing one of his ... .m. June 2 at Lowell ..."
Date:May 26 1974
Publication:Waterloo, Iowa, United States of America
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Text:"...- phrasing Ellington's own traditional signoff. Born EdwardKennedyEllington in Washington, D.C., Ellington became a pioneering pianist, band leader and composer here, until many critics described him ... in coun- try with small acreage. PURDY REALTY SERVICE ftdonl.Purdy, Evaltor Hoovwi ol Gf A w, J> 3215 River good Clergymen pray at the coffin of jazz composer Duke Ellington Monday before Ellington's burial ... at Woodlawn Cemetery in New York. ) Immortal jazz king Ellington buried after century of fame NEW YORK After a eulogy of word and music echoed by thousands of mourners, jazz giant Duke..."
Date:May 28 1974
Publication:Hamilton, Ohio, United States of America
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Text:".... Funeral rites Monday for Ellington NEW YORK (AP) Jazz great Duke Ellington, who once said hearing his work was his reward, will be buried Monday from a church where his sec- ond "sacred concert" was heard ... and Louis Armstrong were the greatest jazz musicians of all time." Impresario George Wein said the Newport Jazz festival this summer will be dedicated to Ellington. Funeral services will be held ... at the Episcopal Cathedral of St. John the Divine, where an Ellington sacred concert em- ploying three choirs, a ballet, four singers and a band pre- miered. Burial will be in the Bronx. Surviving him are his sister ... Angeles County Coroner Thomas No-..."
Date:May 25 1974
Publication:Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States of America
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Text:"...At 75 NEW YORK (UPI) Jazz musician EdwardKennedy "Duke" Ellington died early todayat Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center. He was 75. Doc tors sa id Ellington died of pneumonia at a.m. Ellington ... 's Shootout- that left five other SLA members dead in las Angeles. DeFreeze was buried Thursday in Cleveland, Ohio, his home. His brother vowed to carry on "my One Of Jazz' Greats, 'Duke Ellington, Is Dead ... . Edward Kennedy (Duke) Ellington was a giant of jazz for more than 60 years but he always disliked the word. "I don't know what jazz he once said. "It's just a..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Canandaigua, New York, United States of America
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Text:"...Training at the Ft. Pit Ellington dies at 75 editorial OB page NEW YORK Jazz musician EdwardKennedyEllington died early today at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center He was 75 Doctors said Ellington died ... 's Memorial Day Weekend and the traditional time for straw white etc. Even the mosquitoes are excited. It's also a good weekend to drive carefully. we all do. It's always the other guy's fault. I can't remember ... - cisco you just let yourself be killed rt is going to be a your whole thing is going to saidataped plea issued by Patricia's two yooneer sisters. Anne. and Referring to last Friday's fiery Shootout m Los ... Angeles in which six SLA members ..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Levittown, Pennsylvania, United States of America
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Text:"...page N'EW YORK Jazz musician EdwardKennedyEllington died early today at Columbia'Presbyterian Medical Center. 75. Doctors said Ellington died of pneumonia at a.m. whose sophisticated music made him one ... gets under way this weekend. It's Memorial Day Weekend and the traditional time for straw white etc. Even the mosquitoes are excited. also a good weekend to drive carefully. we all do. It's always ... - cisco yon just let yourself be killed it is going to be a your whole thing is going to be a said a taped plea issued by Patricia's two younger and VidtUT. immediate trail of the three fugi- an of whom ... troops lead away blindfolded Casbar one of two Arab guerrillas captured during a Shootout yesterday in..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Levittown, Pennsylvania, United States of America
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Text:"...was cut and you could near the sounds of weddng pvt Gary Johnson graduated from Basic Trainpg at the Ft Dg Ellington dies at 75 edttaffaiM page NEW YORK Jazz musician EdwardKennedyEllington died early ... today al Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center. He was 75. Doctors said Ellington died of pneumonia at a.m. whose sophisticated music made him one of the most influential bandleaders of the 20th ... Evening The summer season gets under way this weekend. It's Memorial Day Weekend and the traditional time for straw white etc. Even the mosquitoes are excited. It's also a good weekend to drive carefully ... the Hearst-owned Sai Fran- cisco Examiner. yon just let yourself be ..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Levittown, Pennsylvania, United States of America
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Text:"...Ellington, who plays trumpet and manages his father's band, said the group was leaving after the services to fulfill a playing date in Bsr- muda. A third generation of Ellington, grandson EdwardKennedy ... Ellington II. plays guitar in the band. Born EdwardKennedyEllington, the son of a butler in Washington. D.C.. the Duke became a trailblazing jazz pianist, bandleader and com- poser, winning unprecedented ... , the choir singing the 4Sth kind in a funeral service filled and 121st Psalms with musical tributes to the The blue suit in' which nation s peerless jazz composer Ellington was being ..."
Date:May 28 1974
Publication:Pasadena, California, United States of America
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Text:"...." Born EdwardKennedyEllington, the "Duke" was known the world over and was the first jazz musician to receive the French Legion of Honor, an award he was presented in July of 1973. Asked how many ... . misstatements, omissions, mis- "Chairman Peter W. Rodino Jr. said attributions and deletions Jazz Leader Ellington Dies At 75 NEW YORK (AP) Jazz bandleader and composer Duke Ellington died early today in Columbia ... Presbyterian Hospital after undergoing treatment for pneumonia. He was 75. Ellington, who had been hospitalized for several months for a respiratory in- fection that developed into pneumonia, died at a ... , wrote more than compositions...."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Uniontown, Pennsylvania, United States of America
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Text:"...in research into cancer and immunology. Scientists said the approach does seem to affect skin but requires further inquiry. Ellington Funeral Monday NEW YORK (AP) Jazz great Duke Ellington, who once said ... -time goodwill music am- bassador who died of cancer and pneumonia at the age of 75. "When someone like Duke Ellington dies, we haven't lost Dinah Shore said. "Ev- ery time I sing one of his songs, I realize how ... .t Jazz festival this summer will be dedicated to Ellington. Funeral services will be held at the Episcopal Cathedral of St. John the Divine, where an Ellington sacred concert employing three choirs ... , a ballet, four singers and a band pre- miered. ..."
Date:May 25 1974
Publication:Uniontown, Pennsylvania, United States of America
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Text:"...became America's good- will music ambassador the world over, died today at 75. The bandleader and composer had be en suffering from pneumonia. EdwardKennedyEllington, nicknamed "Duke" for his ... impeccableattire, died at a.m. al Columbia Presbyterian Medical Cen- ter, where he had been undergoing Irealment for pneumonia. Members of the family were at the hospital; Ellington had been unable to attend ... and the Masons, he is a board of directors member and past president of the YMCA, one of the organizers and members of Ihe Anderson-Madison County Hospital Development Cor- poration and the founder and.a past ... -to sifrrender in- creased. "Throw away those said a plea in the Hear- st-owned..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Anderson, Indiana, United States of America
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Text:"...in New York's Auoclated Prni Wlreptoto Rockefeller Center in 1967. Ellington began writing popular jazz tunes and at his death was working on an opera with the conductor of Die Kansas City Philharmonic ... composers, died Friday of cancer aiul pneumonia al Columbia Pres- byterian Medical Center. Ho was 75. Tributes poured in from around the world. The Belgian radio broadcast Ellington's greatest hits. The Paris ... sister, Ruth, and his son, Mercer, were at his bedside at his death. Ellington married in 1918, bill soon separated from hiswife. He leaves three grand- children. A funeral was set for Monday ... Arthur Fiedler said Ellington was "not only a great musician but a great gentleman." Edivard..."
Date:May 25 1974
Publication:Victoria, Texas, United States of America
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Text:"...; 'vEdward Kennedy 'Duke" Ellington 'died early oday at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center. He was'751 Doctors said Ellington died of pneumonia-'it a.m. Ellington, whose sophisticated music- made him one. of ... -'trie most' influential bandleaders of the ,20th .Century, was hospital- a respirato- ry infection. His 'condition was first reported "as serious condition Wednesday.. Edward (Duke) Ellington was a giant of ... - tpona! Hospital; during a program given Thursday. Amy Taylor also a sen- ior nursing school student, is at right. Approximately 500 students received .1 prac'Ueal with dolls.t (Story Extensive ofHospital..."
Date:May 24 1974
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Text:"...KennedyEllington in Washington, D.C., Ellington became a pioneering pianist, band leader and com- poser here, until many critics described him as the world's greatest jazz composer. He died Friday at age ... Crowd At Ellington's Funeral NEW YORK (AP) Ariel- a eulogy of word uml music i-chowl by thousands of mourners, jazz Duke Ellington has been liuviwl in the city where he first rose to fame half a century ... world galhered at SI. John the Divine, the city's largest church, for Ellington's funeral. William "Count" Basic, a friendly rival bandleader and friend of Ellington's for 40 years, rode in a half ... -mile ..."
Date:May 28 1974
Publication:Benton Harbor, Michigan, United States of America
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Text:"...and composer had been sufferiang from pneumonia. EdwardKennedyEllington, nicknamed "Duke" for his im- peccable attire, died at a.m. at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center. Members of the family were ... ) NEW YORK (AP) Duke Ellington, who introduced a sizzling brand of jazz to Harlem in the 1920s and later became America's goodwill music am- bassador the world over, died today at 75. The bandleader ... at the hospital. Ellington had 'been unable to attend celebrations for his 75th birthday in New York last month. The celebration brought together 35 jazz groups and soloists in a tribute to the jazz master ... DeFrecze, perhaps better known as General Field Marshal Cinque of the Symbionese..."
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Benton Harbor, Michigan, United States of America
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Text:"...for several months for a respiratory infection that developed into pneumonia died at according to a hospital spokesman Born EdwardKennedyEllington the Duke was known the world over and was the first jazz ... dies Duke Ellington NEW YORK AP Jazz bandleader and composer Duke Ellington died early today In Columbia Presbyterian Hospital after undergoing treatment for pneumonia He was 75 Ellington who had been ... a gallon fiberglass septic tank lifted 15 feet In the air and spinning After the wind died down he went out to inspect the damage and found that two halved of a 27 feet by 54 feet modular..."
Date:May 24 1974
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Text:"...generation- of grandson EdwardKennedyEllington II, plays guitar in the band. Born Edward Kennedy .El- lington, the son of a Butler'in Washington, D.C., the -Duke became a trailblazing'jazz pi- anist ... composer Duke Ellington at the Divine cathedral in New York City Next to Basie is his wife. Ellington died Friday at age 75 (AP Wire- Ellington Eulogized by Musicians House Scoreboard Visions Fading AUSTIN ... of the rarest kind" in a funeral service filled with musical tributes to (he nation's peerless jazz com- poser from his- fellow artists. Ellington "made good musi- cians sound great, and great musicians sound ... to the recorded music of ..."
Date:May 28 1974
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Text:"...proclaimed that "there'll never be another you." Born EdwardKennedyEllington, the "Duke" was' known the world over and was the first jazz musician to receive the French Legion of Honor, an award he ... departments responded to the blaze just after 7 a.m. today. (Slaffpholo by Jim Coccia) Jazz musician Duke Ellington dies in New York of pneumonia 'NEW YORK (AP) Jazz bandleader and composer Duke Ellington died ... early today in Columbia Presbyterian Hospital after undergoing treatment lor pneumonia. He was 75. Ellington, who had been hospitalized for several months for a respiratory infection that developed ... into pneumonia, died at a.m.. according..."
Date:May 24 1974
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Text:"...trumpet and manages his fa- ther's band, said the group was leaving after the services to fulfill a playing date in Ber- muda. A third generation of Ellington, -grandson EdwardKennedyEllington II, plays ... a tear during funeral services Monday for composer Duke Ellington at St. John the Divine cathedral in New York City. Next to Basie is his wife. Ellington died Friday at age 75 (AP Wire- photo) Ellington ... Eulogized by Musicians NEW YOM (AP) Duke Ellington was eulogized Mon- day as "a genius of the rarest kind" in a funeral sendee filled with musical tributes to the nation's..."
Date:May 28 1974
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Text:"...of Ellington." The Better from President Nixon proclaimed 'that "there'll never be another you." Born EdwardKennedyEllington, the "Duke" was known the world over and was the first jazz musician to receive ... from March to April while farm returns for food g_ items declined 4.4 per cent. NEW YORK bandleader and composer Duke Ellington died early today in Columbia Presbyterian Hospital after undergoing ... -treatment for pneumonia. He was 75, Ellington, who had been hosptalized for several months for, a respiratory infection that developed into pneumonia, died at a.m., according to a hospital spokesman ......"
Date:May 24 1974
Publication:Hamilton, Ohio, United States of America
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Text:"...-Nixon called him "America's foremost composer." Boston Pops Director Arthur Fiedler said Ellington was "not only a great musician but a great gentleman." EdwardKennedyEllington, who got his nickname "Duke ... on the pump. Cooper has been in business at the same station 40 years and is assisted by his wife, standing beside the pump. (AP Wirephoto) Ellington funeral set for Monday WWW VnRlf t Am NEW YORK Ellington ... world. The Belgian radio broadcast Ellington's greatest hits. The Paris newspaper Le Monde reported his death under a headline on the back page, usually reserved for last-minute important news. President ... suffered from cancer of..."
Date:May 25 1974
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