Johnny Mercer singing into a microphone, 1944.

Information used in this digital exhibit was found in the following resources:

  1. Come Rain or Come Shine. (2005). Retrieved from
  2. Eskew, Glenn T. (2013). Johnny Mercer: southern songwriter for the world. Athens, GA: the University of Georgia Press. 
  3. Furia, Philip. (2003). Skylark: the life and times of Johnny Mercer. New York, NY: St. Martin’s Press. 
  4. Kimball, Robert, Day, Barry, Kreuger, Miles, & Davis, Eric. (Eds). (2009). The complete lyrics of Johnny Mercer. New York, NY: Random House, Inc. 
  5. Lees, Gene. (2004). Portrait of Johnny: the life of John Herndon Mercer. New York: Pantheon Books. 
  6. The Johnny Mercer Foundation. (2012). Retrieved from