From the Berkshire Eagle Oct. 1950
association, Frankie Miller, 38, of 34 Harris Street, has taken over leadership of Sammy Vincent's band. The members of the band met last night in Â·Sammy Vincent's store and decided to continue as a under the direction of Frankie Miller who has been,a band member 'for the past year. Sammy Vincent is withdrawing from the band because of pressure of business. business. He will continue to be associated associated with the band in an advisory advisory capacity. Mr. Miller is a native of Bridgeport, Conn. He attended local schools and left Pittsfield High School In his senior year to go the road with Bob Minotti's band from Burlington, Vt. Mr. Miller graduated from Burlington High School and the University of Vermont. He has been playing in bands for 20 years and for several years had a band of his own. has been employed as a draftsman at E. D. Jones for the past eigh years. He is married to the formei Anna Mae Grady of Pittsfield They have two children, Barbara 13, 'and Francis, 6.