Soundies in Chapter 1: Circa 1940—Race and the Pop-Culture Landscape

A Soundie is included on every chapter list in which it’s discussed, even if the video isn’t available online. The videos are from YouTube, so ads or other non-Soundie material might appear.

1. Swing for Your Supper (1941)

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Slight visual distortion due to incorrect screen ratio in the video.

2.  Cow Cow Boogie (1942)

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3.  Flamingo  (1942)

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4.  The Outskirts of Town (1942)

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5. Swanee Smiles (1943)

Not available online

 

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6. Pigmeat Throws the Bull (1945)

Not available online

 

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7. Get It Off Your Mind (1946)

Not available online

 

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8. Toot That Trumpet! (1941)

 

 

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9. Toot That Trumpet (1943)

 

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10. Jive Comes to the Jungle (1942)

Not available online
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11. Jungle Jamboree (1943) – Fragment

 

 

 

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12. Legs Ain’t No Good (1942)

 

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