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On the 1st day of Christmas, Gennett gave to me…

  Gennett 5226 – A “Christmas Greetings” from William Jennings Bryant.  Bryant recorded “The 23rd Psalm” in Richmond on July 3, 1923 with the String Quartette from Hotel Gibson Orchestra.   Advertisements

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Happy 156th Birthday to William Jennings Bryan! (3/19/1860)

Happy 156th Birthday to William Jennings Bryan! (3/19/1860). This former Presidential candidate and Secretary of State under Woodrow Wilson recorded several sides in Gennett’s studio including a recreation of his famous “Cross of Gold Speech.” He recorded “The 23rd Psalm” in … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas from Gennett Records!

Merry Christmas from Gennett Records. Recorded in 1923: “Christmas in Hollywood” by Silent Film Star Shirley Mason appeared on Gennett 5237.  MERRY GENNETT X-Mas.

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Merry Christmas from Gennett Records and The Gennett Christmas Greetings Series!

Merry Christmas from Gennett Records. In 1923, Gennett Records sold ten special records for the Christmas season. They were advertised as “Ten Gifts That Actually Speak Your Christmas Greetings.” Each recording had a special “Christmas Greetings” red label. The A … Continue reading

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1st Day of Christmas, Gennett Gave to Me: “Always Christmas” by Walter D. Nesbit

Let the 12 Days of Christmas begin with Gennett 5228 – A “Christmas Greetings” label. “Always Christmas” recitation by Walter D. Nesbit.

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Silent Film Star, Shirley Mason, and “Christmas in Hollywood”

Just 20 days ’til Christmas and Silent Film Star Shirley Mason lets you know about “Christmas in Hollywood” from the Christmas Greeting series, Gennett 5237. It was recorded on August 11, 1923.

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