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Jelly, Jelly, Look What You Done, Done
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Strugglin' Woman's Blues
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Nobody Knows The Way I Feel Dis Mornin'
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Freight Train Blues
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Whip It To A Jelly

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One of the legendary unrelated Smith singers of the 1920s, Clara Smith was never on Bessie's level or as significant as Mamie but she had something of her own to offer. She began working on the theatre circuit and in vaudeville around 1910, learning her craft during the next 13 years while traveling throughout the South. In 1923 Clara Smith came to New York and she recorded steadily for Columbia through 1932, cutting 122 songs often with the backing of top musicians (especially ... Read more

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