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Grazin’ in the grass

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The Bachelors  “Bachelors’ Girls”  Decca Records (Australia)  A couple of notes of interest.  I believe that Jimmy Page plays on this and one of the “girls” on the cover is “Miss Lovey Kravezit”, Dean Martin’s secretary in “The Silencers”.

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I dream of Gigi

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“Music For That Wild Party”   Esquire Records (UK release of “Art Farmer Quintet” Prestige 7017) Art Farmer (t) Gigi Gryce (as) Duke Jordan (p) Addison Farmer (b) Philly Joe Jones (d) recorded Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 21, 1955   Cover art by Disley.

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Daddys home!

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Luz Bermejo  “Canciones Infantiles”  ECO Records  (Mexico)  I love the illustrations by this guy “D’Orsi on ECO covers!

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Echo-friendly

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Westminster Records Stereo Test record

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Alice in Muziekland

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“Uw gids in Musiekland”   A Philips Records sampler platter from Holland.

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Sweethearts of the rodeo

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“Cowboys to Girls”   The Intruders  Gamble Records (Philadelphia)  (1968)   Written by Kenny Gamble and Leon Huff.

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Chain smoker

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East Village Record Sale – This Sunday!

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NYC RECORD SALE THIS SUNDAY

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111 E. 12TH STREET.  BETWEEN 3RD AND 4TH AVES.  10AM – 6PM  THIS SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 22ND!

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Right on the tip of my tongue

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Jean Richard  “Mesdames a vos Fourneaux”  Philips Records EP  (France)

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