Rambling observations on books, history, movies, transit, obsolete technology, baseball, and anything else that crosses my mind.
Sunday, November 1, 2015
Searchlight Rag -- November 1, 2015
Scott Joplin composed many famous ragtime tunes. "Searchlight Rag," published in 1907, is not a famous one. It is named after the town of Searchlight, Nevada, where a gold rush in the first decade of the 20th Century had drawn some of his friends.