Thank you for the suggestions.  And thanks to Malcolm Rockwell, who said that the label had moved to Franklin, PA.  Stephen Parry actually found the information before I got back to him, so for anyone who might be interested, here's what he said:
Thanks for your efforts in helping me find Process Records.  I did finally locate them!  The owner passed in 05 but this widow is still living.  They have moved from Buffalo.  Here's the contact info.  I'm sure she could fill you in on the Buffalo connection back in the 40s. 

Junie Lou Kelly
Process Recording Company  (AKA  Country Star International)
439 Wiley Avenue
Franklin PA 16323
Phone: 814-432-4633  (She has no e-mail)


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Someone will be the local expert on the Buffalo recording scene.  Usually he is found among the city's 45 collectors.  Contact the music librarian at the Buffalo PL.  He'll know or know who to contact.  Check out the guys who put on the local record shows- they'll know who collects local labels and is obsessed with the info you seek.

Steve Smolian

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I received the following question through another listserv, but thought you all would be a better source of information.  If you can help him, you can contact him directly, or respond here and I'll forward the information.


Do you or any SAA members have any information about a Record Company located in Buffalo, NY back in the 1940s, call Process Records?
I am trying to clear some music from this label for use in a documentary film. I'm sure they are no longer in business, but any information would be helpful.
The recording I'm referring to is Pie Plant Pete & Bashful Harmonica Joe's "Gonna Have a Big Time Tonight,"

Recording: 12/20/47  Buffalo, NY

Releases: Process 521 A
Thank you,

Stephen Parry
Producer: The Hayloft Gang
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