Signed Photograph, , 7.5x9 trimmed margin, gelatin silver print. MILLS BROTHERS.

Popular and influential singing quartet. The original members of the singing group were: John C. Jr. [replaced by the father of the group John "Skipper" in 1936 after John Jr. died] bass vocalist and guitarist, Herbert tenor, Harry Flood baritone, and Donald lead tenor.

Signed Photograph, , 7.5x9 trimmed margin, gelatin silver print.

The publicity photograph shows the singers posed in a group, looking at the camera, and each with a slight smile. An inscription in the upper left reads, "To...Our most sincere wishes to you always Good Luck. Respectfully, Mills Bros." Each has signed with first name on his image. The signatures of Larry, Herbert and "Skipper" are light. The photographer's stamp on verso reads, "Rose Joseph Publicity Warner Bros. Sunset Studio...Hollywood, California...."

The Mills Brothers, sometimes billed as The Four Mills Brothers, and originally known as The Four Kings of Harmony, were an American jazz and pop vocal quartet who made more than 2,000 recordings that combined sold more than 50 million copies and garnered at least three dozen gold records. The Mills Brothers were inducted into The Vocal Group Hall of Fame in 1998. Duke Ellington discovered the group in 1928 in Cincinnati and launched them on their long career.

Item #4113

Price: $400.00

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