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I mistyped - the word "Candian" should be "Canadian." Too early.

Cary


On Nov 7, 2013, at 6:56 AM, Cary Ginell <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> I have a copy of "Old Man Atom" by Sam Hinton on ABC 230. The street address reads 6110 Selma Ave., Hollywood 28, California.
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> Across the top of the label are the words: "American, Anzac, British & Candian Eagle Records, Ltd." (which explains the derivation of the A-B-C")
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> ABC-Eagle was owned by Gordon Burdge. He recorded Hinton's version of "Old Man Atom" in 1950, later leasing the song to Columbia, which reissued it in September 1950.
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> 
> Cary Ginell
> 
> On Nov 7, 2013, at 5:52 AM, David Lewis <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
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>> Note this (new) label link in the 78 rpm home page label gallery:
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>> http://78rpmrecord.com/labelshow.cfm?whichLabel=11032
>> 
>> This might help to answer some things about the mysterious LA-based
>> Majestic label of 1949-50. Note that the Majestic label is pasted over
>> a label from ABC Eagle a record company I have never encountered in years
>> of paying close attention to West Coast 78 labels.
>> 
>> However, in the scan while I can read the address clearly on the Majestic
>> label, I cannot read the one on the ABC Eagle. Can anyone read this,
>> or can otherwise provide info on what ABC Eagle was and who ran it?
>> 
>> David N. "Uncle Dave" Lewis
>> Lebanon, OH
>> 
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