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Smith, “Willie” William McLeish (1910-1967)

Born in Charleston; Avery Graduate, 1921; his mother, Maude Smith was the head of music at Avery; oral accounts are that he gigged with the Jenkins Orphanage Band in the mid-1920.

(From the “Charleston Jazz Initiative” – View this Article)