Ethel Waters in Chester County - early 20th Century

from His Eye Is On the Sparrow, page 14:

I can remember coming home some days when Vi would be drunk. She'd be sitting there with a bottle, all alone and feeling her blues. And she'd start to sing, softly and sweetly.
cite as

Charles Samuels and Ethel Waters, His Eye Is On the Sparrow (1950), p. 14. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1427382844152 accessed: 17 May, 2022

location of experience: Chester County

Listeners

Ethel Waters
dancer, Singing
1896-1977

Experience Information

Date/Time early 20th Century
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others

Originally submitted by Gill on Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:14:04 +0000