Florence Mills slide show and gallery » Florence Mills, Tillie Meadows, and Lucia Moses_Blackbirds of 1926_Jazz Time Came From the South number_1a

Florence Mills, born Florence Winfrey (1896 – 1927), American cabaret star, singer, dancer and comedienne. Pictured centre stage with Miss Tillie Meadows and Miss Lucia Moses during the number “Jazz Time came from the South” in the Charles Cochran revue Black Birds, which was performed at the London Pavilion in 1926 with an all-star black cast.

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