This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Planet Mars - Tavern in Chicago and site of Anita's first singing engagement at age 16.
Down Beat - Jazz magazine popular in the 1940s and 1950s.
Jazz on a Summer's Day - Movie based upon the Newport Jazz Festival in 1958.
Village Vanguard - Oldest jazz club in New York City.
Half Note - Club in Greenwich Village and site of Anita's return to the American jazz scene.
Martys - Upscale jazz club in New York City.
Biltmore Country Club - Club in Barrington, IL where Carl Hoff is the golf pro....
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