[78-L] Information Needed Please.
bowiebks at isomedia.com
Fri Nov 16 12:36:58 PST 2012
I have seen and heard Doug's copy of the record...it has both the feel and
the sound of an early 30s recording and pressing, contemporary with the two
pop tunes. It doesn't look like the 40s Peerless labels I have seen. the
design is almost identical but it has an older look to it.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Malcolm Rockwell" <malcolm at 78data.com>
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Sent: Friday, November 16, 2012 12:25 PM
Subject: Re: [78-L] Information Needed Please.
>I show at least 4 different Peerless labels in my label files, all the
> way from an American Graphophone patents Peerless label (1900s), a
> Zonophone Peerless (1900s) to the more common later red and gold label
> (1940, Mexico City and Los Angeles). Unfortunately I do not show a Leeds
> & Catlin or an ARC label in my files, but I do have a German produced
> Peerless label.
> And there seems to have been a Gennett pressed Peerless I've never seen
> a copy of - until now. It's on the ARLIE disc that accompanies Sutton &
> Nauck's American Record Label book.
> I suspect yours is the 1940s label, no?
> On 11/16/2012 9:53 AM, DRJAZZ78 at aol.com wrote:
>> I have the following disc in my collection and have no luck in obtaining
>> any info on it.
>> Peerless 899 (Black label with gold writing, not the usual Red/Gold)
>> Roy Carter y su Orqesta
>> The Gold Diggers Song
>> Shadow Waltz
>> Fine versions of these tunes, both sides. No master numbers shown.
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