The ukulele is plunk in the middle of a comeback, said Uke Maker Jay
Kraus last week. He expected about 300,000 to sell this yearnothing
like the 1,000,000 sold to flappers and friends in 1925, but good as
compared with the 40,000-to-60,000 average in the early '40s. One
explanation for the demand: frog-voiced Arthur Godfrey's use of the uke
on his television show.
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