Anita's rise to big bands, 1910-1969. Chicago, Krupa, Kenton and Benny Goodman

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 Anita's mentors in Chicago.  

 Funny stories of riding with the Gene Krupa band on a bus across country during WWII.

 Anita's hit, Let Me Off Uptown, which sold 1,000,000 in three weeks!

  Anita's short career as a bootlegger. 

  Krupa’s arrest and defense in the courts of San Francisco.  Anita's jury trial in Long Beach.

 Traveling with drummer and manager, John Poole. 

 Singing at the Newport Jazz Festival which led to a tour of Europe with Benny Goodman.  

 Much more.  617 pages.