[78-L] Gene Autry Okeh set, Estate Sale protocol...

J. E. Knox rojoknox at metroeast.org
Mon Aug 5 16:52:00 PDT 2013

Greetings from FixitLand!

Han Enderman wrote:

> K-1  Cowboy Songs - Gene Autry
> K-2  (06296-99) Swing Your Partner / Arkie the Arkansas Woodchopper and His Square Dance Band - reissued Co HL -9009 (10")
> K-3  The Wayfaring Stranger - Burl Ives
> K-4  Theme Songs  [Krupa; Masters; Tucker; Brown; Jurgen; Spivak; Basie; Calloway]

Gad, you're right! K-4, not K-2...and I think now it's one of the K-2 discs I have, not K-1...aaaaargh!!

> There were also (at least) 3 unnumbered & untitled albums, to fill with your own selection, for Roy Acuff, Bob Wills & Gene Autrey. 
> The Autrey album lists on its inner front cover the available Autrey records.
> Is it possible that K-1 was issued as an album you could buy to fill with your own choice?
> Or free when you bought 4 Autrey OKs?
> But subsequently OK omitted a number on such albums, but continued the K-series (what is the meaning of K ?).

K = OKeh (cf. C = Columbia [both popular album series]).

Take care,

“MMEEOOWW!!”—Douglas Fur and Kimberly Fur

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