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Wed., April 30, 2014, 5:33 p.m.

Hump Day Wild Card — 4.30.14

Terrific Mildred Bailey tribute concert last night at Schuler Auditorium at North Idaho College. Large crowd heard talented Julia Keefe sing several songs by the 1930s-40s jazz great Bailey, who grew up on Coeur d'Alene reservation and Spokane. Max Mendez, Terry Jones & their talented jazz choir/jazz band, respectively, got their own standing O's, too. I didn't like jazz as a kid. But I do now. And last night was one to remember. Now for today's Wild Card ...




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D.F. Oliveria
D.F. (Dave) Oliveria joined The Spokesman-Review in 1984. He currently is a columnist and compiles the Huckleberries Online blog and writes about North Idaho in his Huckleberries column.

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