Chicago Blues – 1970s to Early 1980s – Part 2

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Big Smokey Smothers (Photo Courtesy of Illinois Slim)

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Louis Myers (Photo by Amy Van Singel, Courtesy of Illinois Slim)

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Big Smokey Smothers & Illinois Slim Performing at B.L.U.E.S. (Photo by Bob Corritore)

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Willie Black, Freddie Below, Lacey Gibson (Photo Courtesy of Illinois Slim)

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Chico Chism at B.L.U.E.S. – Early 1980s (Photo by Bob Corritore)

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Hubert Sumlin Performing at the 1815 Club (Photo by Bob Corritore)

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Blind John Davis With S.P. Leary on Drums (Photo by Bob Corritore)

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Floyd Jones Promotional Photo

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Brenda Taylor (Eddie Taylor’s Daughter) & Bob Corritore

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George Beasley, Sammy Lawhorn, Jimmie Lee Robinson, Willie Black, Little Willie Anderson at B.L.U.E.S. – 1979 (Photo by Jim O’Neal)

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Illinois Slim & Eddie Taylor at the Delta Fish Market (Photo Courtesy of Illinois Slim)

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Illinois Slim & Floyd Jones at the Delta Fish Market (Photo by Bob Corritore)

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Freddy Below Promotional Photo (Photo Courtesy of Illinois Slim)

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Koko Taylor at Biddy Mulligan’s (Photo by Bob Corritore)

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Lester Davenport & Little Willie Anderson Outside of B.L.U.E.S. (Photo by Bob Corritore)

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Little Willie Anderson & Lester Davenport (Photo by Bob Corritore)

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Little Mack Simmons Promo Card

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Big Leon Brooks at Kingston Mines – This Was Bob’s First Time Seeing Big Leon (Photo by Bob Corritore)

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Mojo Buford at Theresa’s (Photo by Jim O’Neal)

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Lucille Spann at the 1815 Club – Day After Howlin’ Wolf’s Death – Hubert Sumlin in the Background (Photo by Bob Corritore)

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Odie Payne at B.L.U.E.S. (Photo by Bob Corritore)

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Muddy Waters Performing in Bob’s High School Gymnasium – 1974 (Photo by Bob Corritore)

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Big Leon Brooks (Photo by D. Shigley)

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Eddie Taylor in the Chicago Reader

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Oliver Davis, Bob Corritore, W.W. Williams at the Delta Fish Market (Photo by Illinois Slim)

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Sammy Lawhorn at Theresa’s (Photo by Bob Corritore)

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Willie Kent & Tim Taylor (Photo by Bob Corritore)

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Eddie Taylor & Little Willie Anderson at B.L.U.E.S. – Steve Cushing in Background (Photo Courtesy of Steve Cushing)

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Louis Myers Poster Advertising His Regular Tuesday Night Gig That Went on for a Couple of Years of Spectacular Performances

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Lefty Dizz

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Hester Brooks (Leon’s Widow), Bob Corritore, Illinois Slim, Tail Dragger, Hubert Sumlin’s Daughter at the Delta Fish Market

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Louis Myers (Photo by Fabio Treves)

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Sunnyland Slim

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Honeyboy Edwards Blues Band
Michael Frank, Honeyboy Edwards, Kansas City Red, Floyd Jones (Photo Courtesy of Michael Frank)

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Alice’s Revisited Show Poster – Early 1970s

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