1954 Newspaper Article On John WilliamsJohn Williams, even back in 1954 at age 22 he was making people sit up and take notice of his natural talent. I particularly like the opening lines to the article pictured:
Someday, the words "music by Johnny Williams" will flash on your local theater screen. When this statement appears you will recall when Johnny was A/1c John Williams, AF 19389341, 523 Air Force Band, March Air Force Base.The article ends with the mention that the composer is soon to be discharged, intends on pursuing his interest of music and to write for motion pictures. I wonder how that went?
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