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Hamilton native Johnny S. Black to be honored by his hometown for his songwriting

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Johnny S. Black

The legendary song Paper Doll (most notably performed by Piqua, Ohio natives The Mills Brothers) was written by a Hamilton, Ohio native, songwriter and boxer, Johnny S. Black. David Lewis gets the details on Hamilton’s April 5 tribute day and installation of a historic marker in Black’s honor from Mark Yokers, chairman of the Johnny S. Black Memorial Fund Committee.