On this day Judy Garland entertained her fans in Detroit to glowing reviews in the local newspapers. She performed classics such as “Almost Like Falling in Love”, “Chicago”, “Clang! Clang! Clang! Went the Trolley”, and of course, “Somewhere, Over the Rainbow”.
Josef Mossman, “Judy Performance Lifts Her Listeners Over the Rainbow”, Detroit News, May 12, 1961.
Louis Cook, “Detroit Wowed Judy Came And Conquered”, Detroit Free Press, May 12, 1961.