Mabel/Mable Franklin

Vocals

Date of Birth:  August 24, 1919    New Orleans, LA

Date of Death: April 26, 1997    Houston, TX

Place of Burial:  Houston?

Has Marker:  Unknown

Grave Location:  Unknown

SELECTED RECORDINGS
 

Sister Mable Franklin, Make Up Your Mind / I'm Going Home To RestKangaroo Records (KA-501/502)

Sister Mabel Franklin w/Franklin Singers, How Many Years / He's All Over The WorldFranklin Records (1003)

Dream I Had Last Night / Let's Do The Wiggle, Ritzy Records (1002)

Lucille Leave My Woman Alone / Unhappy Woman, Ivory Records (I-132)

Dream I Had Last Night / Let's Do The Wiggle, Franklin Records (1002)

The Soul of Texas Blues Women, Collectables (COL-CD-5222)


BIBLIOGRAPHY

Dansby, Andrew. “Jonathan Toubin’s favorite old 45s.” Houston Chronicle, vol. 116, n. 184, Saturday, April 15, 2017, p. A2.

Leadbitter, Michael (Ed.). Nothin’ But the Blues. London: Hanover Books Ltd., 1971.

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