The Tragic Life and Death of Johnny S. Black

Known in his lifetime as a suffering “one-hit wonder,” Johnny Black was raised and died in Hamilton before achieving his greatest hit, “Paper Doll.” Local historian Richard O Jones explores Black’s legacy and his death in a bar fight over a quarter.

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