[78-L] The Columbia Laughing Record?

Julian Vein julianvein at blueyonder.co.uk
Fri Aug 12 00:13:08 PDT 2011

On 12/08/11 03:51, David Lennick wrote:
> Egad..I've had it in just about every format except the late 45 Mike Biel
> refers to. Original OKeh, late 20s laminated OKeh, mid 30s dub on Vocalion, c.
> 1950 vinyl OKeh DJ pressing (twice), Happy Face LP and a Boris Rose lp where
> it's played THREE TIMES in succession.
> Ever hear "Laughing Record" on Silvertone? Not to be believed. Originally
> titled The Worst Rose of Summer, by Vaughn de Leath, and it sounds as if it
> uses a Gennett sound effects record instead of real laughers. Horrible.
> dl
I have the Parlophone Laughing Record No.2, but do you think I can find 
it? No laughing matter...

      Julian Vein

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