New York: Blue Note Records, circa 1951. First Edition. Softcover. 4pp, printed in blue on white stock. Lists the personnel, each with a biographical sketch: George Lewis, clarinet; Kid Howard, trumpet; Jim Robinson, trombone; Lawrence Marrero, banjo; Edgar Mosley, drums; Chester Zardis, bass; Jim Little, tuba. A two-page essay by William Russell explores the history of the music and the tunes: Climax Rag, Deep Bayou Blues, Milenberg Joys, Two Jim Blues, Just A Closer Walk with Thee, Fidgety Feet, Dauphine St. Blues, Don't Go 'Way Nobody, Careless Love Blues. 8.75" x 5.75". Original vertical fold. Very Good. Item #041412
Climax was a German jazz label, distributed by Blue Note.