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From: "Jacob Smith" <[log in to unmask]>
> Hi - my name is Jacob Smith, I'm new to the list. I'm getting my PhD in
> media studies at Indiana University and I've been doing some writing and
> research on "blue discs" or "party records": under the counter "erotic"
> phonograph records made between the 1930s and 50s. Information on these
> records is very hard to find. I'm wondering if anyone on the list might
> have any information or ideas about these? I'm looking for info about who
> was making them, who was selling them, who was buying them and the context
> in which they were heard, etc. Any help would be greatly appreciated!
> Thanks for your time.
Chech out the site at: http://www.hensteeth.com/
David Diehl has done extensive research on party records, and quite
"wrote the book" on them...which is also on his site! He can usually be
contacted via 78-L