Reprints of Original Literature

Following are reprints of sales materials issued by record companies from 1927 to 1951. Most will be of interest to collectors of jazz, blues, sacred, and hillbilly records.

Catalogs and Supplements:

Columbia: “The Latest Blues by Columbia Race Stars” (1927). Blues, Jazz, Sacred. Pictures and commentary about some
                 artists.
32 pages. $8.00
Decca “Hill-Billy” (1938).
16-page catalog of Old Time Singing, String Bands, Fiddlin’, Sacred, Old Time Dance. $5.00
Decca “Race” (1940).
24-page catalog of Blues, Hot Dance, Sacred. $6.00
Mercury (1951?).
80-page , looseleaf catalog. Various categories. Original; not a reprint. $10.00
Vocalion (December, 1938). 16-page supplement, listing Popular, Dance, Hillbilly, “Race” (Blues and Hot Dance). $5.00
Vocalion (1940).
36-page catalog, with some pictures. Lists of Country Folk and Sacred, Novelty Dance, String Bands; “Race” artists’ vocal Blues, Hot
Dance, Spiritual and Sacred. $8.00

Single-sheet Folders, Flyers, Supplements:

Banner (October, 1936). Vocal, Dance, Country. $2.00
Bluebird (1935?).
Popular Dance, Hot Dance, Country, Blues, etc. Highest number listed is 5494. $2.00
Bluebird (1935?).
Hillbilly and “Race” records. Highest number listed is 5813. $3.00
Bluebird (1935?).
Popular, Hot Dance, etc. Highest number listed is 5804. $2.00
Brunswick (June, 1930). $1.00
Brunswick (November, 1930). $1.00
Brunswick (April, 1934). A “complete” list of Bing Crosby’s records. $1.00
Brunswick (March, 1934). Red Nichols & His Five Pennies’ then-available records. $1.00
Columbia (March, 1931). $2.00
Edison (1927?).
Edison Long-Play records. $2.00
Harmony (April, 1929). Dance, Vocal. $2.00
Okeh (November, 1933). Dance, Vocal, Hillbilly, Race, etc. $3.00
Victor (1930?).
“New Victor Red Hot Dance Tunes”. Latest 23000 and V-38000 series releases. Pictures of orchestras of Tiny Parham, Fess Williams, Bennie Moten; blues artist Clifford Gibson. A most interesting item, printed on enameled paper. $3.00
Vocalion (May, 1934). Leroy Carr’s then-available records. $1.00

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