Original NYPL album cover for "The Boston Tapes".
Big Bertha called herself an exotic dancer
She breezed in from New York and introduced herself to the band at the bar in The Bradford Hotel,Boston. She asked if we were a rock band and Topper said we were on a taxi driving convention from London. We needed a NYPL album cover.
She obliged
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I (Pete) had the job of trying to sing "Remember (Walking in the Sand)" while Bertha sat on my knee. I found it difficult to hit the high notes and so the match had to be abandoned. The high stool didn't help. Bertha kept sliding down. I think Bertha should have sung it.