This Day in History: 1891-11-18

Ernest Pechin, American cornetist, assistant soloist for Bohumir Kryl (1909-1911), assistant to H.L. Clarke in Sousa’s band, soloist with the Rochester Municipal Band, soloist with the Innes Band, soloist and assistant conductor with Conway’s band and then with the Anglo-Canadian Leather Co. band, principal tpt and cornet soloist with Chicago Theater Symph Orch, born in Seymour, Iowa.