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----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Roger Kulp" <[log in to unmask]>
>I have a table model version somewhere.I thought it was later than 1931.
> Roger
> --- On Sun, 11/29/09, Paul Charosh <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> From: Paul Charosh <[log in to unmask]>
> A friend has acquired a GE radio/phonograph, ca. 1931, with two arms: one
> for playback, one apparently for home recording. We would like to learn
> more about it.
> It needs much repair and we wonder whether anyone in the NYC/Long Island
> area would be interested in contacting the owner.
>
IIRC, GE put out some models which had two arms...one to play 78's and one
to play LP's...?! I also agree (as an "ex-radio collector"...LONG story!) 
that
1931would be an EXTREMELY early date for a "radio-phonograph!"

The console models are anywhere from c.1934 to WWII...the smaller table
models (now being reproduced...well more or less?!) are late-thirties to 
late
forties...!

Steven C. Barr