Leroy Stretch Jones
Swingin' at the Savoy
Whitey's Lindy Hprs.
Willa Mae Ricker
The Big Apple
Call Of The Jitterbug
Can't Top the Lindy H
by Living Traditions, the people responsible for the very successful Lindy
Hop revival in Seattle, this recent documentary provides an intimate glimpse
of Lindy Hopper Frank
Manning. Frankie shares his recollections and reflections.His warmth
and humanity come through, his serious side and his irresistible smile.
Historic material in the video consists of photoraphs from Frankie's personal
scrapbook. Unfortunately, there are no old filmclips. However, the dancing
clips shown feature exciting recent events, such as Can't
Top the Lindy Hop,
Frankie Manning's 80th birthday celebration in New
Available thru SavoyStyle
Swing Dance Shop.
Written and researched by Judy Pritchett with Frankie Manning (C)1995,1996,1997. May be reproduced only with explicit written permission. Last updated:1 September 1997.Send your suggestions, corrections or comments to email@example.com This Archive is also part of the World Lindy Hop Federation Archives maintained by Keith Hughes.