The Dixieaires, "Joe Louis is a fightin' man", Sittin in
With/Castle/Sunrise 2012 recorded December 1947.
Source: The Gospel Discography; 1943-2000, 3rd Edition. Cedrick Hayes and
Robert Laughton, Eyeball Productions, Vancouver, BC Canada, 2014. Page 240.
Title is correct as written here. Verified with my copy of SIW 2012
Release date December 1947-January 1948. Source: William R. Daniels,
American 45 and 78 RPM Record Dating Guide, 1949-1959, p. 140. This
reference gives Sunrise 2014 a January 1948 release date. Greenwood Press,
Westport Connecticut, 1985.
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Subject: [ARSCLIST] "Joe Louis was a Fighting Man" by Dixieaires
Can anyone provide a definitive date for this record? Presumably between
1947-1950, but since this question comes from an exhibit curator at a major
museum, the info needs to be accurate. There's not much info online, and I
haven't even been able to determine the label. Since I'm out of the office
until Monday, I don't have easy access to any discographies. Can anyone
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