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Come to find, the address of the first article became truncated.
I substitute the whole thing below. Apologies.

[Recorded Feb. 26, 1917 and] released weeks later, the 78-rpm record became
an overnight sensation  and a fitting start to jazz's future. On one side
was a blues and on the other a dance number  two forms that jazz would
rely on for decades to come.


http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970204740904577195080015884786.html?KEYWORDS=garment+district+is+where+jazz


   - An alternate account, with pictures, can be found at
   http://www.jazzwax.com/2012/02/jazzs-first-record-turns-95.html