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Thread #8814 Message #1456546
Posted By: Uncle_DaveO
09-Apr-05 - 05:35 PM
Thread Name: Playing inspite of injury/disability
Subject: RE: Playing inspite of injury/disability
Django Rinehardt was born with a couple of fingers missing on his left hand.
Close, but no cigar. His hand was normal until he got a terrible burn when he was a child, leaving him with a sort of claw, (thumb and two fingers as I remember). Same result, of course, though a different origin.