Here's what I got from the Brunswick Discography, vol.3, by Ross Laird.
Benny Rubin - comic monologue LA, Sep. 27, 1929 (1:00-2:10
LTR 223-A Feetball
LAE 651-A Feetball Bruns. 4606
LTR 224-A Why is Thanksgiving?
LAE 652-A Why is Thanksgiving? Bruns. 4606
LTR 225-A Health Talk
LAE 856-A Health Talk Bruns. 4888
Note: The recording sheets are headed "Brunswick Test"
Benny Rubin - comic monologue w/ incidental music
3, 1930 (4:30-6:30 PM)
LAE 683 -A-B-C Christopher Columbus Bruns. 4888
LAE 684 -A-B-C Bringing up Babies
Note: on the recording sheet master LAE-684 is marked Reject.
Benny Rubin, comedian w/orchestra (-1) or comic monologue with musical
effects (-2). LA, Apr. 21,
LAE 766 -A-B The Laugh Song (-1) Bruns. 4798
LAE 767 -A-B Uncle Tom's Cabin (-2) Bruns. 4798
The LOC has copies of 4606 and 4888, though the latter is in poor
Hope this answers your question.
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Might any of you be able to provide me with the master #s & dates for
sides contained on 4606 & 4888?
For 4606, the titles are "Feetball" and "Why Is Thanksgiving"
For 4888, the titles are "Christopher Columbus" and "Health Talk"