Snoopycat: The Adventures of Marian Anderson's Cat Snoopy by Marian Anderson
We continue our celebration ofMarian Anderson, who, 50 years ago, became one of the first recipients of thePresidential Medal of Freedom. On December 6th, 1963 President Kennedy was scheduled to award the legendary contralto our nation’s highest civilian honor; LBJ presided over the ceremony in his absence. Around this very same time, Marian was also in the midst recording a bizarre yet remarkable ode to her own kitty-cat forFolkways Records. You've heard the flip side -- tune-in this week for the thrilling conclusion!