July 15th in Seal Beach History

On this date in 1950, the Long Beach Independent’s Round The Town column mentioned that Turk Murphy and his Dixieland crew were playing a long-term gig at the Garden of Allah and hoped “the building was a solid as the music.”

Here’s Turk’s band playing “Canal Street Blues” in March 1950:

– Michael Dobkins

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