Remembering Mary Ford – September 30, 2015

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REMEMBERING MARY FORD: On this day (September 30th) in 1977, Mary Ford died from cancer after being in a diabetic coma for 54 days. One-half of the husband-and-wife musical team, Les Paul and Mary Ford. Between 1950 and 1954, the couple had 16 top-ten hits; in 1951 alone, they sold six million records.

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