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Tom,

I am working on that history, so stay tuned!

best,

Dave Lewis
Hamilton, OH

On Fri, Sep 18, 2015 at 10:31 AM, Tom Fine <[log in to unmask]>
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> Is there a history of Club99 online somewhere? If not, can someone relate
> it? I am interested mainly in David Hancock's activities. He was an
> interesting person, to say the least. Very unorthodox ideas. Some love his
> work, others don't.
>
> -- Tom Fine
>
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "James Roth" <[log in to unmask]>
> To: <[log in to unmask]>
> Sent: Friday, September 18, 2015 10:21 AM
> Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] CLUB 99 - Belfer Audio Archive
>
>
>
> Hello Brandon,
>
> Ellen Lebow's nephew, Crispin, donated her entire collection to Belfer
> soon after she passed.
> They inherited her rare 78s and collection of LPs which included the Club
> 99's not yet sold.
>
> Best,
> Ben Roth
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Association for Recorded Sound Discussion List [mailto:
> [log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Brandon Michael Fess
> Sent: Friday, September 18, 2015 10:09 AM
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] CLUB 99
>
> While it is currently undescribed, with no finding aid available, a
> substantial archive of Club 99 recordings is housed at the Belfer Audio
> Archive, Syracuse University. I don't have any details available - I worked
> at Belfer for 2 years and often saw the material, but never did any work on
> it.
>
> Brandon Fess
> MLIS, Syracuse University 2015
> (585) 703-0739
>
> ________________________________________
> From: Association for Recorded Sound Discussion List
> <[log in to unmask]> on behalf of James Roth <[log in to unmask]>
> Sent: Friday, September 18, 2015 9:31 AM
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] CLUB 99
>
> Greetings,
>
> This email is for anyone currently doing research on Club '99' Records.
>
> I was Ellen Lebow's tape editor and did the shipping for the most of 10
> years (1971-1980).
> We worked out of her home at 42-39 81st St in Elmhurst, NY.
> I never got into a lot of detail or history about the company.
> I left Ellen in 1980.  She passed away a few years later.
> I have 99% of the Club '99' collection on LP and quite a few CDs.
>
> I can give you a few facts which you may or may not have.
> In no particular order:
> Bernard "Ben" Lebow died in 1968. Unfortunately, I never met him.
> He produced or help produce other labels such as Period and Scala.
> Ben Lebow also hosted/narrated a radio program called "Great Artists of
> the Past".
> I HAVE ONE OF THOSE PROGRAMS ARCHIVED.
> Their engineer was the late David B. Hancock who was also a pianist.
>
> Number 119, "Tales of Offenbach II" was never produced though the test
> pressing was.
> I have it, though there is no listing of who the artists are - no paperwork
>