Reverend C. L. Franklin and his daughter Aretha Franklin of Detroit

  Date: 1960 Venue: Howard High School; Chattanooga, TN Winning Bid: $2,500 Another example of a concert poster that reveals the evolution of a star comes from 1960. Aretha Franklin’s preacher father gets top billing; she’s famous enough to rate a mention, but not a photograph. “It shows how early it is,” says Giles Moon, […]