Chapter 14 Summary

Bud and the rest of the band go into a restaurant. Bud sees that it is really the living room of a house that his been transformed into an dining area with the addition of folding chairs and card tables. There is a line of people waiting to be seated, but Calloway’s entourage excuses itself, passes the line, and finds the table where Calloway is already seated. The smells that assault Bud remind him of all of his favorite foods cooked in one pot. It is no surprise to him that there is a line of folks waiting to be fed. He believes, "This must be exactly how heaven smells!"

Mr. Jimmy and a woman are sitting with Herman E. Calloway. Although Steady Eddie notes that there is another table “RESERVED NBC” (for Nobody...

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