Memphis Press-Scimitar newspaper morgue, Special Collections Department, University of Memphis Libraries
An early publicity photo of Rufus Thomas circa 1954. Thomas was an American rhythm-and-blues, funk, soul and blues singer, songwriter, dancer, DJ and comic entertainer.
"Rufus Thomas, circa 1954" (2021). Music. 19.
Thomas, Rufus, 1917-2001, Rhythm and blues music--Tennessee--Memphis