Born Mildred Rinker, Mildred Bailey (1907-1951) began her music career as a song demonstrator. The first featured female Big Band vocalist, she later performed with her husband Red Norvo on the CBS Radio Network. One of the top records of 1937 was her "More Than You Know."
Reference: Postal Bulletin (September 1, 1994).
Scott Catalogue USA: 2860
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Museum ID: 1995.2075.59