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From: "D P Ingram" <[log in to unmask]>
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> I raised this on 78-L without much luck (I guess the signal gets lost
> with all the noise there presently :)
> Hopefully some colleague here could take a bit of time out to assist (or
> give some more detective clues)?
> I am trying to get as close a year as possible for the purposes of
> cataloguing (rather than just list as "undated". It is frustrating and
> I've tried not to guess (myself, that is) as I know some places use
> inconsistent numbering. A couple of labels have been helpful as they used
> a logical form, i.e 192201-01 which matches up well.
> After cataloguing 39 archive boxes of catalogues I also have the
> following "date orphans" if someone could hazard a guess to the
> publishing year?
> DECCA RECORDS (?USA) Fill Your Home With Music on Christmas Day (8 pg,
> printed in Canada)
Can you post an image of the cover/front page? Also, what are the catalog
numbers listed therein?
> VICTOR AND BLUEBIRD Popular Record Catalogue 95 pgs. Must be after 1942
> as has reference in advert to 1942 Victorla. Form 1k3778
Is this in a "large page" (about 10" x 13" as I recall) format? If this is
book of which I am thinking, it appears to have been issued around 1942;
I have (or used to?) a copy of this catalog!