Jackson Plumberg was a piano players at a dance studio in Hollywood, when he learned the Mexican hat dance. While visiting family in Atchison, Kan., he taught his mother the dance. This photo represents that performance.
Jackson Curtis Plumberg was born around 1915, son of Harry F. Plumberg and Loyce H. Plumberg. Loyce is sister to Floyd Spaun (grandfather of the Spauns of Hannibal, Mo.) Mother to Loyce and Floyd was Lodema Spaun.
This web site offers a sample of the music featuring the Mexican Hat Dance.