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January 28th in Gennett History, 1952: Alice Lumsden Gennett Passed Away

January 28th in Gennett History, 1952: Alice Lumsden Gennett passed away. She was Henry Gennett’s wife and mother of Fred, Clarence, Rose, and Harry Gennett. She recorded a Christmas Greeting for Gennett’s Christmas series on December 7, 1922. It was … Continue reading

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Christmas Greetings from Gennett!

Silent Film Star Shirley Mason recorded “Christmas in Hollywood” in 1923 and it appeared on Gennett 5237.  The Criterion Quartet sings “Silent Night” and “The First Noel” from a 1922 recording on Gennett 4969.  

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Jan. 28th in Gennett History, 1950: Alice Lumsden Gennett Passed Away

Jan. 28th in Gennett History, 1950: Alice Lumsden Gennett passed away. She was Henry Gennett’s wife and mother of Fred, Clarence, and Harry Gennett. She recorded a Christmas Greeting for Gennett’s Christmas series on December 7, 1922. It was unnumbered. … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas from Gennett Records!

Merry Christmas from Gennett Records! The Criterion Quartet sing “Silent Night” & “The First Noel” from 1922 on Gennett 4969.

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Sometime in December in Gennett History, 1921: The Criterion Quartet with Orchestra recorded “On the Banks of the Wabash” in New York. It appeared on Gennett 4798. http://grooveshark.com/#!/s/On+The+Banks+Of+The+Wabash/471Tg4?src=5

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Oct. 18th in Gennett History, 1923: Criterion Quartet Recorded “Mystic City”

Oct. 18th in Gennett History, 1923: The Criterion Quartet recorded “Mystic City” in NYC. The artist name was changed to the 100% Americans and it appeared on KKK 75001. The Gennett recording card noted “Homer A. Rodeheaver, Owner” in the … Continue reading

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