Moms Mabley (06/13/1961)

June 19, 2020, 11:00 pm

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Moms Mabley, 1968 (Source: wikimedia.org)

African American comedy pioneer Moms Mabley was Studs Terkel’s guest on June 13, 1961. Loretta Mary Aiken was born in 1894 and became a trailblazing performer known for her warm yet raunchy stand-up routines and popular albums.