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From: "Peter Hirsch" <[log in to unmask]>
> Steven Smolian wrote:
> > Can you supply the matrix numbers? Some records in this series are in
> > Columbia's dubing maxtrix number series, made years after the original,
> > can be misleading.
> > Check Spottswood's Ethnic Music on Records.
> > Steve Smolian
> I believe the matrix number on one side (I don't have it in front of me
> at the moment, but I did scrawl something on a piece of paper) is
> 205298. Does that sound like a kosher matrix number for a Columbia 78?
Possibly, for a 12" ethnic 78; the 10" matrix series had reached
113xxx by 1934, and the 20xxxx may have been the related 12" series.