Saturday, October 4, 2014

LENA!

 Lena, age 24...born in Brooklyn,
began working at the Cotton Club in 1933.


 Singing in a Paris nightclub, 1947


With Eddie "Rochester" Anderson
in Cabin in the Sky, 1943.

 Two shots from Stormy Weather,
above with Bill "Bojangles" Robinson and Cab Calloway.


 Visting the Tuskegee Airman,
of WWII.

1917 - 2010
Singer, Actress, Dancer, 
Civil Rights Activitist...
and Legend.

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