Saturday, April 22, 2017
January 23 1909 -- A ragtime 'American Idol' contest was held last night. Singers and dancers competed in a number of categories, and apparently a good time was had by all. However, the proccedings did not stimulate Herriman's creative juices beyond a tableaux of caricatures.
Labels: Herriman's LA Examiner Cartoons
It was referenced in a piece about Oliver Hardy, who sang it as a kid.