December 1919 and January 1920: Photographs of Members of the Southern Syncopated Orchestra, in the “Daily Record and Mail”

A photograph of Miss Mazie Mullins is on page sixteen of the Daily Record and Mail (Daily Record, in The British

Newspaper Archive), on Tuesday the 23rd of December, 1919.


The accompanying caption reads:


“JAZZ GIRL:—Miss Mazie Mullins, one of the instrumentalists in the American Syncopated Orchestra, which

commenced a three weeks’ season in Kelvin Hall, Glasgow, yesterday.”



The British Newspaper Archive:



For further information about Mazie, please see the blog:  for “Mazie Mullins: A Forgotten Pioneer of Early Jazz Parts 1 and 2”



George Fairfull-Smith, June 2024.