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  • Tags: Ed "Johnny Jive" McClure

b5f27a - Ninth annual WJLD Platter Queen contest - 1968.jpg
"Folder 27, the 9th annual platter queen contest of Johnny Jive, Ed McClure, which contains two shots of the contestants. We've identified Loretta Scott who is on the far right as you look at the women. We know her and we know that the winner of the…

b5f14a - 1967 Buyers Guide.jpg
"Folder 14 contains two 21 page WJLD Big D Radio 1967 buyers’ guides. They are individually numbered because they were contests as well. Inside are pictures of numerous WJLD disc jockeys along with WJLD's (at that time) 25 year history as well as a…

b5f7a - Edward Johnny Jive McClure - WJLD 1967.jpg
"Folder 7 is a headshot of Ed "Johnny Jive" McClure from 1967, WJLD, again from the Chris McNair Studios."

b5f3a - Seventh Annual WJLD Platter Queens - 1967.jpg
"This is folder 3 from 1967. It is the 7th annual platter queen contest, 1966-67. And we know that Alfreda Dorsey is the person immediately…. Immediately to Johnny Jive’s right is… we’ve identified that person as Alfreda Dorsey, that young woman. We…

b4f48a - ^th Annual WJLD Platter Queen contest  1966.jpg
"We are now at folder 48, two pictures from the 6th annual platter queen contest run by Johnny Jive, Ed McClure. The actual contest and the crowning of the winner. We do not know who these young women are in the picture but there are tons of them and…

b4f45a - Chris McNair proof sheet 1 of 1966 photos.jpg
"Folder 45 is a… what do you call these…. Folder 45 has two proof sheets, a lot depicting Sam Moore at the radio station in various poses; where the actual negatives are I can only presume. They’d probably be at the McNair Studios. He was asking…

b4f44a - Ed McClure, Willie McKinstry and Sam 00 Moore - 1966.jpg
"We’re now at folder 44 which is a picture of Sam “00” Moore, Ed McClure, and Willie McKinstrey together in one of the studios of WJLD. Again around 1966.
This from the Chris McNair Studios."

b4f30a - The WJLD Singers - 1965.jpg
"This is folder 30 which is a picture of the WJLD Singers from 1965. They recorded a 45 called the “WJLD Theme” on the WJLD label and it features Larry Hargrove from upper right clockwise: Larry Hargrove, Johnny Jackson, Walter Anglin, Willie…

b4f17a - more WJLD's platter queen contestants - 1962.jpg
"We are now at folder 17, which contains Ed McClure, known as Johnny Jive with another group of contestants. He ran beauty contests, platter queen contests from the time he was at BCO to the time he was at WJLD. He was trying to generate a Miss Black…

b4f14a - WJLD's 2nd Annual Platter Queen contest - 1962.jpg
"We are now at folder 14. Folder 14 contains several pictures of a platter queen contest run by Ed McClure and Willie McKinstrey, and there’s just several shots of the contest. This is something that WJLD ran. You know, we do approximate this to be…
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