New film footage of 18 year old Albert King, 32 year old Henry Townsend and 37 year old Leroy Carr in Ruleville, Mississippi 1942 discovered
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The publisher of the blues music news service kingbiscuitblues.com, a self proclaimed bluesicologist has identified an 18 year old Albert King with his family and 32 year old Henry Townsend playing guitar and harmonica in a youtube video filmed in Ruleville, Mississippi 1942 Mr King, a blues diety, and his family can be seen in the video of a press conference held by the Blues Foundation at 4:33 An elderly Mr Townsend and his wife can be seen seated in the audience from 1:24 to 1:51 At 3:09 Leroy Carr can be seen riding by on something Maybe he's riding on a cart with his piano



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