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March 6th in Gennett History, 1922: The Franklin Orchestra Recorded “Tee Pee Blues”

March 6th in Gennett History, 1922: The Franklin Orchestra recorded “Tee Pee Blues” in Richmond. This was a personal recording that was probably unnumbered. The recording card noted to “See Templyn for labels” http://www.pinterest.com/pin/151926187403927518/

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January 18th in Gennett Records History, 1922: Joe Kayser and His Novelty Orchestra Recorded “Everybody Step”

January 18th in Gennett Records History, 1922: Joe Kayser and His Novelty Orchestra recorded “Everybody Step” in Richmond. The release was an un-numbered Personal Recording. 

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December 7th in Gennett History, 1922: Timothy Nicholson, 94, Recorded Two Personal Sides

December 7th in Gennett History, 1922: Timothy Nicholson at age 94 made a personal recording in Richmond, Indiana. He recorded “Statement Concerning Friend’s (Quaker’s) Richmond Declaration of Faith and the Organization of the Five Years Meeting” and “Why and How … Continue reading

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November 3rd in Gennett History, 1922: Mrs. Steele Recorded Five Sides in Richmond

November 3rd in Gennett History, 1922: Mrs. Steele recorded five sides in Richmond. Included in these five takes was “A Little Bit of Love,” matrix #11212, which featured Mrs. Steele’s soprano vocals accompanied with violin, piano and organ. It is … Continue reading

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October 27th in Gennett History, 1921: The Syncopating Five Recorded “Lips”

October 27th in Gennett History, 1921: The Syncopating Five recorded “Lips” in Richmond. The recording appeared on a plain white Gennett Personal label and was made for the Wallace Music Co. in Marion, Indiana. The recording featured Vernon “Mutt” Hayes … Continue reading

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October 21st in Gennett History, 1924: Russell Miller Recorded “(a) Golden Tresses Clog (b) Wilson Clog (c) Rustic Clog”

October 21st in Gennett History, 1924: Russell Miller recorded “(a) Golden Tresses Clog (b) Wilson Clog (c) Rustic Clog” in Richmond. The track featured Miller (v) and D. W. Brundage (p). The ledger book noted “Personal – Russell Miller – … Continue reading

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March 6th in Gennett History, 1922: The Franklin Orchestra recorded “Tee Pee Blues”

March 6th in Gennett History, 1922: The Franklin Orchestra recorded “Tee Pee Blues” in Richmond. This was a personal recording that was probably unnumbered. The recording card noted to “See Templyn for labels.”

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Mar. 4th in Gennett History, 1924: Joie Lichter’s Strand Symphonists Recorded “I’m All Broke Out With The Blues”

Mar. 4th in Gennett History, 1924: Joie Lichter’s Strand Symphonists recorded “I’m All Broke Out With The Blues” in Richmond. It appeared as a Gennett Personal pressing 20050. It was also released on Paramount 1619.

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Jan. 18th in Gennett Records History, 1922: Joe Kayser and His Novelty Orchestra Recorded “Everybody Step”

Jan. 18th in Gennett Records History, 1922: Joe Kayser and His Novelty Orchestra recorded “Everybody Step” in Richmond. The release was an un-numbered Personal Recording. I have seen at least two, possibly three, different label colors (red, white, and brownish)

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Jan. 10th in Gennett History, 1923: Norman Provol’s Canaries Recorded “Souvenir”

Jan. 10th in Gennett History, 1923: Norman Provol’s Canaries with Norman Brown (piano) and Lorraine Evon (violin) recorded “Souvenir” in Richmond. The track contained an “actual canary solo.” It appeared on Gennett 5107 and West’s 20156. The West’s label read … Continue reading

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