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|Home Sweet Home||Charles DeLong ?||Edison 2-minute cylinder 189?||unlisted brown wax cylinder|
|What Do You Thinmk of Houlahan?||Edward M Favor of Righteous 1492 Company||Edison 6105 2-minute cylinder 1899||brown wax|
|The Little Alabama Coon||Len Spencer||Edison 2-minute cylinder 1898 ish||unlisted brown wax cylinder|
|unknown||Anonymous||2-minute cylinder 189?||brown wax home recording|
|The Meeting of the Blue and the Grey||Issler's Orchestra||Edison? 2-minute cylinder 189?||brown wax. There is a listing in the Edison catalog for this being recorded by the Edison Symphony Orchestra, #583. This COULD be this record which would make it VERY early circa early 1890's.|
|The Fat Policeman||Announcement sounds like E. L. Newhart?||? 2-minute cylinder 189?||brown wax|
|I'se Gwine Back to Dixie||Manhattan Quartette||2-minute cylinder 189?||brown wax|
|Every Day Is Sunday By and By||Edison Quartette||Edison 2227 2-minute cylinder 189?||brown wax|
|Advertising record for The Goodwill||Anonymous||2-minute cylinder 189?||A brown wax record manufactured to spread the word of the Goodwill.|
|By The Light Of The Silvery Moon||Ada Jones||Edison BA 1521 4-minute cylinder 1912|
|Junk Man Rag - Medley||Fred Van Epps||Edison BA 2225 4-minute cylinder 191|
|Doctor's Testimonials||Golden and Hughes||Edison BA 1880 4-minute cylinder 191|
|Springtime Intermezzo||Sybil Sanderson Fagan||Edison BA 4023 4-minute cylinder 191|
Tue. 5/10/11 8:39pm
Great show,Mac! What a great collection Bob has ...the 2 min cylinders are amazing!
Tue. 5/10/11 8:54pm
Bonsoir (03.00 am here in Paris - France) i love to hear this show, thanks Mac !
Tue. 5/10/11 9:00pm
bob rocks. we need more bob's in this world. thanks!!!
Fri. 5/13/11 3:51pm
What a great collection bob has. Always happen when you play the old cylinder records. Keep up the great programs Mac.
Sun. 5/15/11 8:14pm
I love the shows you do with Bob, can`t wait to hear part 2. Before i saw this video clip, I tried to picture in my mind what his collection looked like, it`s more organized than I thought. A VERY nice collection. Thanks for all you do Mac. You`re GRRRRRREAT!.
Thu. 5/19/11 1:18pm
Fantastic program. Many gems here. that Goodwill cylinder is very interesting. As they mention radio, it must be sometime in the 1920's time I guess? :
Fri. 5/20/11 2:52pm
Excellent show, Mac! I'm inclined to agree with Matt re: the Goodwill cylinder; since WOR didn't exist before February 1922, that would seem to mark the earliest likely date of the cylinder. Could the recession the announcer's talking about be the tail-end of the one in 1920-21?
Fri. 6/3/11 6:34pm
The 1st cylinder, "Home Sweet Home", is by Charles P. Lowe, a popular vaudeville xylophonist who made many records in the 1890s and 1900s, and also playing other percussion instruments for Columbia and Victor.
Fri. 6/3/11 6:45pm
Oh, forgot to mention something: The 1492 Company is Rice's 1492 Company. The anonymous home cylinder sounds as if they're singing "the [powers?] of God", and I think I heard "the power of grace" in there too. A Sunday School choir?
The E. L. Newhart record is interesting because it seems like the performer's last name is the same as comedian Bob Newhart!
Very good collection, especially Issler's Orchestra!
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