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From: "David Lennick" <[log in to unmask]>
> And timings on record labels were more widespread than my previous comment.
> Transcriptions had to show them in the early 30s, as did Mood Music discs.
Which also suggests (as I had earlier...) that timings were mainly intended
for "on air" use...probably on the assumption that our mythical "Joe
Gabroni" could care less how many minutes and seconds a tune lasted...?!
Steven C. Barr