Evelyn Whorton

Evelyn Whorton, mistress of ceremonies & vocalist, “Pitch a Boogie Woogie”

Evelyn Whorton was performing with Irvin C. Miller’s Brownskin Models when they were cast in “Pitch a Boogie Woogie.” Willie Jones said that she was married to a saxophone player named Baker who played with the Models.

She sings the title song, written by William Lord.

She appears on Models rosters into 1949.