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Posted By: Sandy Mc Lean
29-Nov-09 - 02:58 PM
Thread Name: Obit: Bess Lomax Hawes 1921-2009)
Subject: RE: Obit: Bess Lomax Hawes (Nov. 28, 2009)
Frank said "People who do great important work are often overshadowed by shallow celebrity."
As much as I love and respect the Mudcat I am amazed that there were many, many responses and posts to the Michael Jackson obituary thread while there seem to be so few here. On a forum such as this dedicated to folk music have so many forgotten the Lomaxes? I would hope not!