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Long-Playing Albums

Bryan Adams, You Want It, You Got It (A&M SP-4864, 1981 Canadian).

G+ cover, VG+ disc; $5.00
Item # 6077

Paul Anka, Anka (United Artists UA-LA314-G, 1974 U.S.; stereo).

VG cover, VG+ disc; $2.00
Item # 5783

Paul Anka, Paul Anka (RCA Victor SPC-33-21, 1963 Canadian; mono). “Produced specially for Kraft Foods Limited.”

VG cover, VG disc; $5.00
Item # 5784 [also listed under Spoken Word, etc. — Advertising-related]

Paul Anka, Paul Anka Sings His Big 15 (Sparton ABC 323, 1960 Canadian; mono).

VG+ cover, VG disc; some browning on back cover; $10.00
Item # 2595

Paul Anka, Paul Anka Sings His Big 15, Volume 2 (ABC-Paramount ABC-390, 1961 U.S.; mono).

VG cover, VG disc; includes ABC-Paramount inner sleeve with colour photos of albums; $7.00
Item # 2596

Paul Anka, Paul Anka’s 21 Golden Hits (RCA Victor LSP-2691, 1963 Canadian; stereo).

G+ cover, G disc; $3.00
Item # 2597

April Wine, Electric Jewels (Aquarius AQR 504, 1973 Canadian; stereo). # 73 on Bob Mersereau’s list of the Top 100 Canadian Albums.

G+ cover, VG disc; address stamp on front cover; $5.00
Item # 6078

April Wine, Forever, For Now (Aquarius AQR 511, 1976 Canadian; stereo).

G+ cover, VG disc; includes custom lyric inner sleeve; $5.00
Item # 6079

April Wine, Harder ... Faster (Aquarius AQR 527, 1979 Canadian; stereo).

VG cover, VG disc; includes custom inner sleeve; $5.00
Item # 6080

Oscar Brand; with Dave Sear, banjo, Bawdy Hootenanny (Audio Fidelity AFLP 2121, 1955 U.S.; mono).

VG cover, VG disc; $10.00
Item # 2598

Oscar Brand, Bawdy Songs And Backroom Ballads, Vol. 1 (Audio Fidelity AFLP 1906, 1955 U.S.; mono).

G cover, G disc; cover worn along spine; $3.00
Item # 2599

Oscar Brand, Bawdy Songs And Backroom Ballads, Vol. 2 (Audio Fidelity AFLP 1806, 1956 U.S.; mono).

VG cover, VG+ disc; $10.00
Item # 5181

Oscar Brand, Bawdy Songs And Backroom Ballads, Vol. 3 (Audio Fidelity AFLP 1824, 1956 U.S.; mono).

VG cover, VG disc; store price sticker on back cover; $10.00
Item # 2600

Oscar Brand, Bawdy Songs And Backroom Ballads, Vol. 4 (Audio Fidelity AFSD 5847, 1958? Canadian; stereo).

VG cover, VG+ disc; $10.00
Item # 5183

Oscar Brand, Bawdy Western Songs, Vol. 6 (Audio Fidelity AFLP 1920, 1960 U.S.; mono).

VG cover, VG+ disc; includes stunning inner sleeve on glossy paper stock with colour photos of Audio Fidelity albums; $10.00
Item # 7111

Oscar Brand, with The Tarriers, Folk Songs For Fun (Decca DL 4275, 1962 Canadian; mono).

VG+ cover, VG disc; delete hole in cover; $5.00
Item # 9371

Oscar Brand, Out Of The Blue: More Air Force Songs (Elektra EKL-178, 1961 U.S.; mono).

G cover, VG disc; includes lyric booklet & inner sleeve with black & white photos of Elektra albums; cover split along spine, most of top, and 2" of bottom; $5.00
Item # 6081

Oscar Brand, Rollicking Sea Shanties (Audio Fidelity AFLP 1966, 1954 Canadian).

VG cover, VG+ disc; ballpoint pen mark on back cover; $15.00
Item # 2601

The Brothers-In-Law, Exposé 67 (Arc 257, 1967 Canadian; stereo). Satirical songs about the politics and times of Canada’s Centennial year.

G+ cover, VG+ disc; $5.00
Item # 2602

John Allan Cameron, Lord Of The Dance (Columbia ELS-383, 1972 Canadian; stereo).

VG cover, VG+ disc; cover unglued along most of bottom seam; $5.00
Item # 5880

The Canadian Brass, Strike Up The Band: The Canadian Brass Plays George Gershwin (RCA Red Seal Digital 6490-1-RC, 1987 U.S.; stereo). Canada’s premier brass band plays various Gershwin songs, plus the three Preludes for Piano and a suite from Porgy And Bess.

VG cover, VG+ disc; notch in right edge of cover; $5.00
Item # 1037 [also listed under Gershwin]

Neil Chotem, Neil Chotem Plays The Songs of Gordon Lightfoot (MCA Coral CB 30025, 1973 Canadian reissue; stereo).

VG cover, VG+ disc; writing on cover, delete hole in cover; $5.00
Item # 2603 [Also listed under Francophone Artists]

The Crewcuts; orch. cond. by David Carroll, The Crewcuts (Mercury Wing MGW-12177, 1963 Canadian; mono).

G+ cover, G+ disc; $5.00
Item # 5748

Bobby Curtola, Mr. Personality (Tartan LP TA 102, 1962 Canadian; mono).

G cover, G+ disc; $5.00
Item # 2604

Bobby Curtola, 12 Golden Hits (Tartan LPT-107, 1966 Canadian; mono).

G cover, G disc; $5.00
Item # 2605

The Diamonds, Pop Hits (Mercury-Wing MGW 12178, 1959 Canadian; mono).

VG+ cover, VG+ disc; $20.00
Item # 2606

The Diamonds; orch. cond. by Pete Rugolo, Songs Of The Old West (Mercury MG 20480, 1960 Canadian; mono).

VG cover, VG+ disc; tape on cover; $20.00
Item # 3065 [also listed under Canadian Country; Country & Western]

Denny Doherty See below under Various Artists [The Halifax Three]; for The Mamas and The Papas See Rock and Roll Duets & Groups

Downchild Blues Band, with Spencer Davis, Blood Run Hot (Attic LAT 1117, 1981 Canadian; stereo).

VG cover, VG+ disc; $5.00
Item # 6759

The Original Dumbells, The Original Dumbells (Aquitaine ALS-385, 1977 Canadian; mono). Historic recordings by the Great War-era Canadian Army entertainment group. Liner notes by Edward B. Moogk of the National Library of Canada, but no recording dates are given.

VG+ cover, NM disc; writing on back cover; $5.00
Item # 9475

Deanna Durbin, Deanna Durbin: The Original Soundtracks From Her Greatest Movies (Decca DL 75289, 1971 U.S.; simul. stereo). Released in Britain under the title Move Songs (see below).

VG cover, NM disc; delete hole in cover; $5.00
Item # 6278 [also listed under Personalities; Shows, etc.]

Deanna Durbin, Deanna Durbin: Movie Songs (MCA MCL 1668, 1971 British; simul. stereo). Released in the U.S. under the title The Original Soundtracks From Her Greatest Movies (see above).

VG cover, VG+ disc; $5.00
Item # 6279 [also listed under Personalities; Shows, etc.]

The Percy Faith Strings, The Beatles Album (Columbia C30097, 1970 Canadian; stereo).

VG+ cover, VG disc; $5.00
Item # 5753 [also listed under Beatles-related]

Percy Faith & His Orch., Held Over! Today’s Great Movie Themes (Columbia CS 1019, early 1970s Canadian; stereo).

cover still in shrinkwrap [attached to open edge of cover with invisible tape], NM disc; inventory sticker on back cover; $3.00
Item # 7573 [also listed under Shows & Soundtracks]

Percy Faith & His Orch., Hollywood’s Great Themes (Columbia CL 1783, 1962 Canadian; mono). For contents, see cover photo.

cover still in shrinkwrap [attached to open edge of cover with invisible tape], NM disc; delete hole in cover, inventory sticker on back cover; $5.00
Item # 7574 [also listed under Shows & Soundtracks]

Dennis Farnon & His Orch., Caution! Men Swinging (RCA Victor LPM-1495, 1957 Canadian). Good jazz.

VG cover, VG+ disc; small water stains on lower back cover; $25.00
Item # 5081

 
Dennis Farnon also backed up other artists; see Chet Atkins, Gogi Grant

Birdland Dream Band [Maynard Ferguson], Birdland Dream Band (Vik LX-1070, 1957 Canadian).

VG cover, NM disc; writing on cover; $25.00
Item # 3494 [also listed under Jazz]

Maynard Ferguson, Primal Scream (Columbia KC 33953, 1976 Canadian); stereo.

VG+ cover, NM disc; $3.00
Item # 9459

The Four Lads, with orch. cond. by Ray Ellis, Breezin’ Along (Columbia CL 1223, 1958 Canadian; mono).

VG cover, VG disc; $10.00
Item # 2607

The Four Lads, with orch. cond. by Ray Ellis, Breezin’ Along (Columbia CS 8035, 1958 Canadian; stereo).

VG cover, VG+ disc; $15.00
Item # 2608

The Four Lads, Dixieland Doin’s (Kapp KL-1254, 1961 Canadian; mono).

VG+ cover, VG+ disc; $10.00
Item # 2609

The Four Lads, with Ray Ellis & His Orch., The Four Lads Sing Frank Loesser (Columbia CL 1045, 1957 Canadian; mono).

VG cover, NM disc; $15.00
Item # 7135 [also listed under Shows]

The Four Lads, with Ray Ellis & His Orch., The Four Lads Sing Frank Loesser (Columbia CL 1045, 1957 U.S.; mono).

G+ cover, VG disc; includes original inner sleeve with black & white pictures of Columbia album covers; $5.00
Item # 2610 [also listed under Shows]

The Four Lads, with orch. cond. by Ray Ellis, Four On The Aisle (Columbia CS 8047, 1958 Canadian; stereo).

VG cover, VG disc; $10.00
Item # 2611 [also listed under Shows]

The Four Lads, with orch. cond. by Ray Ellis, Four On The Aisle (Columbia CL 1111, 1958 U.S. red & white label demo copy; mono).

G cover, VG disc; writing on back cover; $10.00
Item # 2612 [also listed under Shows]

The Four Lads, Hits Of The ’60s (Dot DLP 3438, 1962 U.S.; mono).

VG cover, VG disc; includes really cool full-colour ad insert for Dot albums; $10.00
Item # 2613

The Four Lads, with orch. cond. by Frank DeVol, Love Affair (Columbia CL 1502, 1960 Canadian; mono).

VG cover, G+ disc; $5.00
Item # 2614

The Four Lads, with Claude Thornhill & His Orch., On The Sunny Side (Columbia CL 912, 1956 Canadian).

VG+ cover, VG+ disc; $25.00
Item # 6462

Jim Galloway & The Metro Stompers, The Metro Stompers (Sackville 4002, 1977 Canadian; stereo). Scottish-born Galloway has been playing great jazz in Canada since the mid-1960s

VG+ cover, NM disc; $5.00
Item # 8868

Gale Garnett, My Kind Of Folk Songs (RCA Victor LPM-2833, 1964 Canadian; mono). Though born in New Zealand, Gale has spent her professional career in Canada.

VG cover, G+ disc; writing on back cover; $5.00
Item # 2616

Gale Garnett, New Adventures (RCA Victor LPM-3586, 1965 Canadian; mono).

cover still in shrinkwrap, G+ disc; $3.00
Item # 2617

Gale Garnett, Variety Is The Spice Of Gale Garnett (RCA Victor LPM-3493, 1965 Canadian; mono).

VG cover, VG+ disc; $5.00
Item # 7770

Bette Graham, Colour Me “Canadian” (Birchmount BM 516, 1969 Canadian; stereo).

VG+ cover, VG+ disc; delete hole in cover; $3.00
Item # 6086

[original TV cast] incl. Lorne Greene, Pernell Roberts, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon, Bonanza: Ponderosa Party Time (RCA Victor LPM-2583, 1963 Canadian; mono).

G+ cover, G disc; writing on cover; 4" split at bottom centre of cover; $5.00
Item # 5236 [also listed under Shows]

Lorne Greene, Welcome To The Ponderosa (RCA Victor LPM-2843, 1964 Canadian; mono).

VG cover, VG+ disc; cover has sticker “Featuring The Big Hit Ringo”; $10.00
Item # 9402

Helix, Breaking Loose (H&S 101, 1979 Canadian; stereo). Hard-to-find Canadian heavy metal.

VG cover, VG disc; $15.00
Item # 7972

Ian & Sylvia, Early Morning Rain (Vanguard Stereolab VSD 79175, 1966 U.S.; stereo).

VG cover, VG disc; SIGNED BY SYLVIA TYSON; $25.00
Item # 2621

Ian & Sylvia, Ian And Sylvia (Vanguard Stereolab VSD 2113, 1963 U.S.; stereo).

G cover, G+ disc; tape on bottom of cover; SIGNED BY SYLVIA TYSON; $15.00
Item # 2622

Ian & Sylvia, Ian And Sylvia (Vanguard VRS 9109, 1963 Canadian; mono).

VG cover, VG disc; cover is split along bottom; $10.00
Item # 5189

Ian & Sylvia, Ian & Sylvia (Columbia C 30736, 1971 Canadian; stereo).

VG cover, VG disc; $5.00
Item # 7792

Ian & Sylvia, Lovin’ Sound (MGM E-4388, 1966 Canadian; mono).

VG cover, VG disc; $10.00
Item # 2623

Ian & Sylvia, Lovin’ Sound (MGM SE-4388, 1966 Canadian; stereo).

VG cover, G+ disc; $7.00
Item # 2624

Ian & Sylvia, Northern Journey (Vanguard VRS-9154, 1964 Canadian; mono).

G+ cover, G+ disc; SIGNED BY SYLVIA TYSON; $15.00
Item # 2625

Ian & Sylvia, Play One More (Vanguard VRS-9215, 1966 U.S. white label promo; mono).

VG cover, VG disc; 3" split in bottom of cover; SIGNED BY SYLVIA TYSON; $30.00
Item # 2626

Ian & Sylvia, So Much For Dreaming (Vanguard VRS-9241, 1967 U.S.; mono).

G cover, G disc; back cover photo is off-register; $3.00
Item # 2627

Juliette, Juliette’s Christmas World (RCA Camden CAS-2279, 1968 Canadian; stereo).

cover still in shrinkwrap, VG+ disc; $5.00
Item # 9369

Jack Kane, Jack Kane Is Able (Coral CRL 57219, 1958 Canadian; mono). Grammy-nominated [for Best Performance by an Orchestra] Kane, who died in 1961, was a British-born Canadian composer and arranger.

VG cover, NM disc; $20.00
Item # 2628 [Also listed under Instrumental]

Mart Kenney & His Western Gentlemen, The West, A Nest And You! (RCA Camden CAL-776, 1964? Canadian; mono). B.C.-based Big Band of the 1930s, ’40s, much radio work.

VG+ cover, VG+ disc; SIGNED ON BACK COVER BY MART KENNEY; $5.00
Item # 2629

Moe Koffman, The Magic Flute Of Moe Koffman (Silver Eagle SE-1031, 1984 U.S.; stereo).

VG+ cover, VG+ disc; $3.00
Item # 7973

Gordon Lightfoot, Back Here On Earth (United Artists UAS 6672, 1968 Canadian; stereo).

VG+ cover, VG+ disc; $10.00
Item # 2630

Gordon Lightfoot, The Best Of Gordon Lightfoot (United Artists UAS 6754, 1970 Canadian; stereo).

VG+ cover, VG+ disc; $10.00
Item # 2631

Gordon Lightfoot, Classic Lightfoot: The Best of Gordon Lightfoot, Vol. 2 (United Artists UAS-5510, 1971 U.S.; stereo).

VG+ cover, VG+ disc; $10.00
Item # 2632

Gordon Lightfoot, Lightfoot (United Artists UAL 3487, 1966 Canadian; mono). # 91 on Bob Mersereau’s list of the Top 100 Canadian Albums.

VG cover, G+ disc; $5.00
Item # 2633

Gordon Lightfoot, Old Dan’s Records (Reprise MS 2116, 1972 Canadian; stereo).

VG+ cover, VG+ disc; $5.00
Item # 7736

Gordon Lightfoot, Salute (Warner Brothers 92 39011, 1983 Canadian; stereo).

cover still in shrinkwrap, VG+ disc; includes custom inner sleeve; $5.00
Item # 9042

Rich Little, My Fellow Canadians (Capitol T6028, 1963 Canadian; mono). Spoofing Canadian politics of the Pearson-Diefenbaker era; recorded live in the Coachman Lounge, Butler Motel, Ottawa, December 1962.

VG+ cover, NM disc; $10.00
Item # 2635

Gisele MacKenzie, with Axel Stordahl & His Orch., Gisele (RCA Victor LPM-1790, 1958 Canadian; mono).

VG cover, VG+ disc; spine of cover worn through in centre; $15.00
Item # 2636

Gisele MacKenzie, Orchids From Gisele (Capitol Custom CC 1001, 1958 Canadian; mono). Promo disc for radio show “An Orchid From Gisele,” sponsored by meat packers Swift Canadian.

VG cover, VG+ disc; $20.00
Item # 2637 [also listed under Spoken Word, etc. — Advertising-related]

The Rob McConnell Sextet, Old Friends/New Music (Unisson DDA-1001, 1984 Canadian; stereo. Personnel includes Guido Basso on trumpet.

VG cover, NM disc; ex-radio record library stamp on back cover & label; $5.00
Item # 7075

Alan Mills, Songs Of The Maritimes: Lumbermen Songs and Songs of the Sea, from Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island (Folkways FW 8744, 1959 U.S.; mono).

VG+ cover, VG+ disc; includes lyric booklet; 2" split in top of cover; $15.00
Item # 2640

[film soundtrack] cond. by John Bath, Now That April’s Here (Quality V-1620, 1958 Canadian; mono). Rare Canadian feature film soundtrack of short stories by Morley Callaghan.

VG cover, VG+ disc; 4" split in top of cover; $25.00
Item # 5412 [also listed under Shows]

The Nylons, Happy Together (Attic LAT 1233, 1987 Canadian).

VG+ cover, NM disc; includes custom lyric inner sleeve; $5.00
Item # 6760

The Nylons, The Nylons (Attic LAT 1125, 1982 Canadian).

VG cover, NM disc; label mark on cover; $5.00
Item # 6088

The Nylons, One Size Fits All (Attic LAT 1152, 1982 Canadian).

VG cover, VG disc; $5.00
Item # 6816

The Nylons, Seamless (Attic LAT 1190, 1984 Canadian).

VG+ cover, NM disc; includes custom lyric inner sleeve; $5.00
Item # 6089

The Orford String Quartet; with Ofra Harnoy, cello, Ofra Harnoy & The Orford String Quartet Play The Beatles (Fanfare DFL-6002, 1984 Canadian; stereo).

VG cover, VG+ disc; $5.00
Item # 2386 [also listed under Beatles-related]

Oscar Peterson, This Is Oscar Peterson (10" LP, RCA Victor LPT 3006, 1952 Canadian; mono).

VG+ cover, VG+ disc; writing on back cover; $20.00
Item # 9343

Ella Fitzgerald & Oscar Peterson, Ella And Oscar (Pablo 2310-759, 1976 Canadian; stereo).

VG cover, VG+ disc; writing on cover; $5.00
Item # 8858

The Rockets; chorus by The Juveniles, Going To The “Dance Party” (ABC Records, ABC A-3, 1961 Canadian; mono). Quebec studio instrumental group. Sax/trumpet player sounds a bit out of tune on some tracks. Front cover photo was taken at a toll booth on the Laurentian Autoroute, north of Montreal, which opened in 1958.

G+ cover, VG disc; tape residue on top right front cover, writing on front & back cover, large tear in B-side label; $5.00
Item # 9523

Ryan’s Fancy, Times To Remember (Audat 477-9047, 1973 Canadian; stereo).

VG cover, VG+ disc; $5.00
Item # 9236

Buffy Sainte-Marie, Native North-American Child: An Odyssey (Vangaurd VSD 79340, 1974 Canadian; stereo).

VG cover, VG+ disc; ring wear on cover; $10.00
Item # 7794

Jack Scott, Burning Bridges (Capitol ST-2035, 1966 Canadian reissue; stereo).

VG cover, VG disc; $20.00
Item # 2646

Jane Siberry, No Borders Here (Duke DSR-31006, 1984 Canadian).

VG cover, NM disc; includes custom lyric inner sleeve; $5.00
Item # 6091

Stampeders, Rubes, Dudes & Rowdies (Music World Creations MWCS 704, 1973 Canadian; stereo).

VG+ cover, G+ disc; $3.00
Item # 9043

Steppenwolf, Ladies Only (Dunhill DSX 50110, 1971 U.S. gatefold cover; stereo).

G+ cover, VG disc; Dunhill catalogue number has been scratched out on label, both sides, 3" split in top edge of cover; includes inner sleeve with half-tones of Dunhill albums; $3.00
Item # 7976

Steppenwolf, Monster (Dunhill DS 50066, 1969 Canadian gatefold cover; stereo).

VG+ cover, VG+ disc; $5.00
Item # 9401

Stranger, Stranger (Grand River G.R.R.-LP-104, 1982 Canadian).

cover still in shrinkwrap, NM disc; $5.00
Item # 6093

Bobby Taylor & The Vancouvers [incl. Tommy Chong], Bobby Taylor & The Vancouvers (Tamla Motown STML 11093, 1968 U.K.; stereo).

VG cover, VG disc; includes inner sleeve with black & white photos of EMI/Tamla Motown albums; $50.00
Item # 6793 [also listed under Motown]

Stan Thomson, piano, Musical Souvenir Of Montreal 1976 Canada (LP, Sunflower International SI 1006, 1976 Canadian; stereo). Cover signed by Stan Thomson.

VG cover, VG+ disc; scotch tape gum residue on cover; $3.00
Item # 6930

The Three Reeds, Golden Harmonica Hits (Arc 685, mid-1960s Canadian; mono). Harmonica trio from Ontario, popular in clubs in the 1960s.

VG cover, VG+ disc; tear in front cover; $5.00
Item # 2647

3’s A Crowd, Christopher’s Movie Matinee (RCA Victor DS-50030, 1968 Canadian; stereo). Produced by Mama Cass Elliott.

G+ cover, G+; 8" split in top of one side of gatefold cover; $10.00
Item # 2648

 

The Travellers, Across Canada With The Travellers (Hallmark CS-7, 1958 Canadian; mono). Their first album.

VG cover, VG disc; $5.00
Item # 9429

The Travellers, Making Hay With The Travellers (Columbia FL 288, 1965 Canadian; mono).

VG cover, VG+ disc; small tear in front cover, pen marks on back cover; includes inner sleeve with colour photos of Columbia albums; $5.00
Item # 6890

The Travellers, This Land: The Travellers Centennial Album (Arc Centennial Series AS 250, 1967 Canadian; stereo).

VG cover, VG+ disc; $5.00
Item # 2650

The Travellers, The Travellers Applaud Canada (Arc Centennial Series AS 268, 1968 Canadian; stereo).

VG cover, VG+ disc; $5.00
Item # 2651

Gino Vanelli, Brother To Brother (A&M SP 4722, 1978 Canadian gatefold cover).

VG cover, VG disc; large scratch on side 1 is inaudible; $5.00
Item # 6095

Gino Vanelli, The Gist Of The Gemini (A&M SP 4596, 1976 Canadian gatefold cover).

G+ cover, VG disc; $5.00
Item # 6588

Gino Vanelli, Storm At Sunup (A&M SP 4533, 1975 Canadian).

VG cover, VG+ disc; includes custom inner sleeve; $5.00
Item # 6589

Various Artists [Young United Singers, Carolle Savoie, Debbie Williams & The Children’s Chorus, Lynn Haley & The Starlettes, Bonnie, Heather & Kevin McKeown, Sylvain Jacques, Kathy Oswald, Brian O’Connor], Canada Centennial Album (Trans World 1967, 1967 Canadian; mono).

VG+ cover, NM disc; $3.00
Item # 5782

Various Artists [incl. Hélène Baillargeon, Louise Forestier, Alan Mills], Canadian Folk Songs: A Centennial Collection (9-LP boxed set, RCA Victor CS-100, 1967 Canadian; stereo).

VG box, NM discs; includes 30-page descriptive booklet; $30.00
Item # 9372

Various Artists, Commemorative Album For P.E.I. Centennial Celebration (Arc A-611, 1964 Canadian; mono). Folk songs.

VG+ cover, VG disc; writing on label; $3.00
Item # 9373

Various Artists [incl. The New Christy Minstrels, The Village Stompers, Less & Larry Elgart, Flatt & Scruggs, The Halifax Three], The Sounds Of America (Columbia Special Products CSP 144, 1964? U.S.; stereo). Denny Doherty, later in The Mama & The Papas, was in The Halifax Three.

VG cover, VG disc; $20.00
Item # 2652 [also listed under Folk]

Various Artists [Ugly Ducklings, Ronnie Hawkins, The Stitch In Time, The Sugar Shoppe, The Big Town Boys, The Majestics, Terry Black, Ritchie Knight & The Midnights, The Quiet Jungle, Little Caesar & The Consuls, Susan Taylor], Yorkville Evolution (Yorkville YVM33001, 1967 Canadian; mono). Scarce round-up of Toronto acts of the era.

VG cover, VG+ disc; $25.00
Item # 2653

Tom & Joe Webb, An Evening At Home With Webb-Sters Dictionary (Fundy LPS 2621, 1960s Canadian; stereo). Folk duo from northern Nova Scotia.

VG+ cover, VG+ disc; $5.00
Item # 8881

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45 rpm Singles

 

Paul Anka, Crazy Love / Let The Bells Keep Ringing (Sparton 4-565R, 1958 Canadian).

VG; sticker on label; $3.00
Item # 6932

 

Paul Anka, Crazy Love / Let The Bells Keep Ringing (Columbia C 20 411, 1958 German).

VG+; writing on label, both sides, sticker on A-side label; $10.00
Item # 7899

Paul Anka, Dance On Little Girl / I Talk To You (On The Telephone) (Sparton 4-1012R, 1961 Canadian).

VG+; $5.00
Item # 2655

 

Paul Anka, Dance On Little Girl / I Talk To You (On The Telephone) (ABC-Paramount 10220, 1961 U.S.).

VG+; $5.00
Item # 2656

Paul Anka, Diana / Don’t Gamble With Love (Sparton 4-457R, 1957 Canadian).

G; $1.00
Item # 2654

Paul Anka, Hurry Up And Tell Me / Wondrous Are The Ways Of Love (RCA Victor 47-8237, 1963 Canadian).

G+; $2.00
Item # 2657

 

Paul Anka, I Love You, Baby / Tell Me That You Love Me (Columbia 45-DB 4022, 1957 British).

G+; sticker, gum residue on label; $3.00
Item # 6571

 

Paul Anka, Lonely Boy / Your Love (Sparton 4-767R, 1959 Canadian).

VG; $5.00
Item # 6570

Paul Anka, Puppy Love / Adam And Eve (Sparton 4-865R, 1960 Canadian).

G+; sticker on label; $3.00
Item # 2658

Paul Anka, Remember Diana / At Night (RCA Victor 47-8170, 1963 Canadian).

G+; sticker on label; $2.00
Item # 2659

Paul Anka, Tonight My Love, Tonight / I’m Just A Fool Anyway (Sparton 4-988R, 1961 Canadian).

VG; sticker on label; $5.00
Item # 2660

Paul Anka, You Are My Destiny / When I Stop Loving You (Sparton 4-529R, 1958 Canadian).

G; $1.00
Item # 2661

 

Paul Anka, You Are My Destiny / When I Stop Loving You (Columbia 45-DB 4063, 1958 British).

G+; sticker on label, both sides; $3.00
Item # 6572

 

The Band, The Weight / I Shall Be Released (Capitol 2269, 1968 Canadian).

NM; $5.00
Item # 6933

The Beau-Marks, Clap Your Hands / Daddy Said (Quality 1966X, 1960 Canadian).

VG; faint pencil mark on label; $15.00
Item # 6573

The Beau-Marks, Clap Your Hands / Billy, Billy Went A Walking (Quality QGT-014X, mid-1960s Canadian gold label reissue).

G+; writing, sticker on label; $2.00
Item # 2662

The Beau-Marks, Little Miss Twist / Little Miss Twist (Quality 1370, 1961 Canadian).

G+; sticker on label; $10.00
Item # 2663

Bob & The Messengers, Splash Down / Bob’s Groove (Reo 8740X, 1963 Canadian). Hard-to-find surfer-type instrumental from this Montreal-based band.

VG; $15.00
Item # 9317

[instrumental] Boxer’s Tomcat / The Big Sixteen, Something Great (unidentified specialty label CT-33887, 1964 Canadian). A-side is 7-Up commercial music & logo; B-side is theme music from Dave Boxer’s show on CFCF-600 radio in Montreal during the height of Beatlemania.

VG; writing on label; $20.00
Item # 2665 [also listed under Spoken Word, etc. — Advertising-related]

Dave Boxer & The Boxermen, Beetleful Dreamer / Bubee’s Beat (REO 8812X, 1964 Canadian). Promo item by Montreal radio station CFCF-AM, 600 [the local “Beatlemania” station] to plug deejay Dave Boxer; In Beetleful Dreamer, Boxer reads a girl’s diary entries about her love for her favourite moptop; Bubee’s Beat is the theme music from Boxer’s radio show.

VG; writing, tear on label; $50.00
Item # 2397 [also listed under Beatles-related]

Chilliwack, My Girl (Gone, Gone, Gone) / Sign Here (Solid Gold Records SGS-712, 1981 Canadian).

VG; $1.00
Item # 2666

 

The Crew Cuts; orch. cond, by David Carroll, Angels In The Sky / Mostly Martha (Mercury 70741-X45, 1955 Canadian).

VG; sticker on label; $5.00
Item # 2667

The Crew Cuts, with David Carroll & His Orch., Don’t Be Angry / Chop Chop Boom (Mercury 70597, 1955 Canadian).

VG; writing on label; $5.00
Item # 2667

 

Bobby Curtola, Aladdin / I Don’t Want To Go On Without You (Tartan TA-60-1011, 1962 Canadian).

G+; $3.00
Item # 8028

Bobby Curtola, Fortune Teller / Johnny Take Your Time (Del-Fi 4177, 1962 U.S.).

VG; $5.00
Item # 2668

 

The Diamonds, Holding Your Hand / Sneaky Alligator (Mercury 71468X, 1959 Canadian).

VG; $5.00
Item # 2670

 

Percy Faith & His Orch., Theme from “A Summer Place” / Go-Go-Po-Go (Columbia 4-41490, 1960 Canadian).

G+; $1.00
Item # 2671

 
Percy Faith also backed up many Columbia artists; see Toni Arden, Tony Bennett, Rosemary Clooney, Mahalia Jackson, Dorothy Kirsten, Johnny Mathis
 

Five Man Electrical Band, It Never Rains On Maple Lane / Private Train (Capitol 2368, 1969 Canadian).

VG; $3.00
Item # 6935

 

Five Man Electrical Band, Lovin’ Look / Baby (Capitol 2517, 1969 Canadian).

VG+; $3.00
Item # 6936

 

Five Man Electrical Band, Sunrise To Sunset / Little Bit Of Love (Capitol 2562, 1969 Canadian).

VG+; $3.00
Item # 6937

 

49th Parallel, Now That I’m A Man / (Come On Little Child &) Talk To Me (Venture 1011X, 1969 Canadian; mono).

VG; writing, sticker on label; $5.00
Item # 5143

 

The Four Lads, It’s A Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World / The Stolen Hours (United Artists UA 653, 1963 Canadian).

G+; $1.00
Item # 2674

Gainsborough Gallery, Hello L.A., Bye-Bye Birmingham / Life Is A Song (Reo 9026X, 1969 Canadian). Calgary psych rock band; nice B-side.

VG; $20.00
Item # 2675

 

Gale Garnett, with orch. cond. by Sid Bass, We’ll Sing In The Sunshine / Prism Song (RCA Victor 47-8388, 1964 Canadian). OK, she was born in New Zealand, but has been a Toronto fixture for decades.

VG; $3.00
Item # 2676

 

Gary & Dave, I Fell In Love With You Sometime / For You (Axe 11, 1974 Canadian). Canadian duo who quit music to become Air Canada pilots!

G+; $10.00
Item # 2677

 

Golden Bel-Aires, Let It Be Me / I Don’t Hurt No More (Golden Bel-Aires T-55450, early 1970s? Canadian). Obscure BC-based band.

G, writing on label; $5.00
Item # 2678

 

[Tommy Graham &] The Big Town Boys, It Was I / Paul At The Pass (Capitol 72284, 1965 Canadian).

G; writing on label; looks rough but plays OK; $2.00
Item # 2679

 

Tommy Graham & The Big Town Boys, Put You Down / Forget About You (RCA Victor 57-3339, 1965 Canadian).

VG; sticker on label; $10.00
Item # 2680

 

The Great Danes, Hey, Senorita / Lonely Avenue (Capitol 5509, 1965 Canadian).

G+; $5.00
Item # 2681

 

Lorne Greene, Love Finds A Way / I’m The Same Ole Me (RCA Victor 47-8229, 1963 Canadian).

VG+; $3.00
Item # 2682

 

Lorne Greene, Ringo / Bonanza (RCA Victor 47-8444, 1964 Canadian).

VG; writing on label; $3.00
Item # 2683

 

The Guess Who, Follow Your Daughter Home / Bye Bye Babe (Nimbus 9 74-0880, 1973 Canadian; stereo).

VG; $2.00
Item # 5145

 

The Guess Who, No Time / Proper Stranger (Nimbus 74-0300, 1969 Canadian).

VG; $2.00
Item # 2684

 

Joyce Hahn, I Cried And Cried / The Picnic (Sparton CP5901, 1959 Canadian white label promo).

VG; $2.00
Item # 2686

 

Ina & Al Harris, Don’t Tempt Me / Man In A Raincoat (Sparton 4-1352R, 1965 Canadian).

VG+; $5.00
Item # 8058

 

The House Of Commons, Do The Fuddle Duddle / Funky Fuddle Duddle (GRT 1233-04, 1971 Canadian; mono). A political artifact of the Trudeau years!

VG; writing on label; $5.00
Item # 5144

 

Ian & Sylvia, Four Strong Winds / C.C. Rider (Vanguard VRS 35021, 1963 Canadian).

VG; $2.00
Item # 2687

 

Ian & Sylvia, Lovin’ Sound / Pilgrimmage [sic] To Paradise (MGM 13686X, 1967 Canadian).

VG; $2.00
Item # 2688

 

Ian & Sylvia, Some Day Soon / You Were On My Mind (Vanguard VRS 3502, 1963 Canadian).

G+; $1.00
Item # 2689

J.B. & The Playboys, My Delight / Don’t Ask Me To Be True (RCA Victor Canada International 57-3345, 1965 Canadian). Hard-to-find single by this Montreal-based band.

VG+; some scuffing on label; $15.00
Item # 9318

 

Gordon Lightfoot, Bitter Green / Does Your Mother Know (United Artists UA 50447, 1968 Canadian).

VG+; $4.00
Item # 2690

 

Gordon Lightfoot, If You Could Read My Mind / Poor Little Allison (Reprise 0974, 1971 Canadian).

NM; $3.00
Item # 2691

 

Lighthouse, Pretty Lady / Bright Side (GRT 1230-63, 1973 Canadian; stereo).

VG+; $3.00
Item # 5141

 

Martha & The Muffins, Echo Beach / Teddy The Dink (Virgin VS-1111, 1980 Canadian).

NM; $3.00
Item # 2694

 

Joni Mitchell, California / A Case Of You (Reprise REP-1049, 1971 Canadian).

VG; $2.00
Item # 2695

 

Anne Murray See Canadian Country & Western

 

Northern Lights, Tears Are Not Enough [instrumental version] (Columbia 7BEN-7073, 1985 Canadian).

VG, with VG picture sleeve; $2.00
Item # 2696

 

Ocean, One More Chance / Funnier Man (Yorkville YVS-45062, 1972 Canadian).

VG; $3.00
Item # 9055

 

Buffy Sainte-Marie, Mister Can’t You See / Moonshot (Vanguard VFS 35151, 1972 Canadian).

VG; delete hole in disc; $3.00
Item # 9056

The Scepters, I Never Had A Love Like That / One Lonely Tear (RCA Victor Canada International 57-3436, 1967 Canadian). Hard-to-find single from this Montreal-based garage/psych rock band. Nice clean copy, just a few surface scratches.

VG; $15.00
Item # 7898

 

Jack Scott, My True Love / Leroy (Carlton C-462X, 1958 Canadian).

G+; sticker residue on label; $3.00
Item # 2697

 

The Staccatos, Walker Street / Super Girl (Capitol 72526, 1968 Canadian). The Staccatos later became the Five Man Electrical Band.

VG; $5.00
Item # 6574

 

The Staccatos, Weatherman / Half Past Midnight (Capitol 72453, 1967 Canadian).

VG; writing on label; $5.00
Item # 2698

 

Stampeders, Sweet City Woman / Gator Road (MWC 1004X, 1971 Canadian; mono).

VG; $2.00
Item #5142

 

Lucille Starr See Francophone_Artists

 

Wednesday, Fly Away / Good Time Girl (Ampex AC 1365, 1974 Canadian).

NM; includes scarce Ampex sleeve; $5.00
Item # 9484

 

Wednesday, Roses Are Red / Ride (Ampex AC 1362, 1974 Canadian).

NM; includes scarce Ampex sleeve; $5.00
Item # 9485

 

Wednesday, Without You / Last Kiss (Ampex AC1325, 1973 Canadian).

NM; includes scarce Ampex sleeve; $5.00
Item # 9486

 

78 rpm Albums & Singles

 

 

Paul Anka, with orch. & chorus dir. by Don Costa, Diana / Don’t Gamble With Love (Sparton 457R, 1957 Canadian).

VG; $5.00
Item # 2701

 
* * * *
 
Henry Burr [Harry McClaskey]
Born in St. Andrews, New Brunswick, usually recording under the
pseudonym “Henry Burr” and a member of the Peerless Quartet and the Sterling Trio,
McClaskey was one of the most prolific recording artists of the early 20th century.
See the website dedicated to him: henryburr.com.
 

Frank C. Stanley & Harry McClaskey [as “Henry Burr”], Bye, Bye Dearie / Byron G. Harlan, When The Sunset TurnsThe Ocean’s Blue To Gold (Columbia A439, 1909 U.S.).

VG; $3.00
Item # 2702 [Also listed under Vintage 78 rpm Recordings]

 

Harry McClaskey [as “Henry Burr”], Each Stitch Is A Thought Of You, Dear / Charles Hart & The Shannon Four, A Little Bit Of Sunshine (His Master’s Voice-Victor 18453, 1918 Canadian).

VG; $5.00
Item # 2703 [Also listed under Vintage 78 rpm Recordings]

 

Charles Hart & Elliott Shaw, Don’t Cry Frenchy, Don’t Cry / Harry McClaskey [as “Henry Burr”], I Know What It Means To Be Lonesome (His Master’s Voice-Victor 18538, 1919 Canadian).

VG; $5.00
Item # 2705 [Also listed under Vintage 78 rpm Recordings]

 

Columbia Saxophone Quartette; Albert Campbell & Harry McClaskey [as “Henry Burr”], chorus, I’m Forever Blowing Bubbles / Columbia Saxophone Quartette, Beautiful Ohio Blues (Columbia A2784, 1919 Canadian).

G+; $3.00
Item # 2706 [Also listed under Vintage 78 rpm Recordings]

 

Harry McClaskey [as “Henry Burr”], In A Hammock Built For Two (single-sided, Columbia 3395, 1906 U.S.).

VG; $5.00
Item # 2707 [Also listed under Vintage 78 rpm Recordings]

 

Harry McClaskey [as “Henry Burr”], Lorraine (My Beautiful Alsace Lorraine) / A Baby’s Prayer At Midnight (For Her Daddy Over There) (Columbia A-2490, 1917 Canadian).

G; sticker on label; $3.00
Item # 2708 [Also listed under Vintage 78 rpm Recordings]

 

Harry McClaskey [as “Henry Burr”], Mother’s Hands /Charles Hart & Lewis James, When The Harvest Moon Is Shining (Victor 18668, 1920 U.S.).

VG; $3.00
Item # 2709 [Also listed under Vintage 78 rpm Recordings]

 

Al Jolson, Avalon / Harry McClaskey [as “Henry Burr”], Old Pal, Why Don’t You Answer Me? (Columbia A2995 copper label, 1920 U.S.).

NM; $10.00
Item # 2710 [Also listed under Personalities; Vintage 78 rpm Recordings]

 

Albert Campbell & Harry McClaskey [as “Henry Burr”], Runaway June / Herbert Stuart & Charles Harrison [as “Billy Burton”], I’m On My Way To Dublin Bay (Columbia A1756, 1915 U.S.).

G+; $2.00
Item # 2711 [Also listed under Vintage 78 rpm Recordings]

 

Harry McClaskey, Somewhere A Voice Is Calling / Elsie Baker & Frederick Wheeler, The Maiden Grey (His Master’s Voice-Victor 17475, 1913 Canadian).

VG+; $5.00
Item # 2713 [Also listed under Vintage 78 rpm Recordings]

 

Herbert Stuart & Charles Harrison [as “Billy Burton”], There’s A Long, Long Trail / Harry McClaskey [as “Henry Burr”], There’s A Little Lane Without A Turning On The Way To Home Sweet Home (Columbia A-1791, 1915 U.S.).

G+; $2.00
Item # 2714 [Also listed under Vintage 78 rpm Recordings]

 

The Peerless Quartet, My Daddy Long-Legs / Harry McClaskey [as “Henry Burr”], When You’re A Long, Long Way From Home (Columbia A1681, 1914 Canadian).

VG; $5.00
Item # 2715 [Also listed under Vintage 78 rpm Recordings]

 

* * * *

 

The Crewcuts, Sh-Boom / I Spoke Too Soon (Mercury 70404, 1954 Canadian).

G+; $3.00
Item # 9246

 

The Diamonds, with David Carroll & His Orch., Why Do Fools Fall In Love / You Baby You (Mercury 70790, 1956 Canadian). Great cover of the Frankie Lymon hit — just listen to lead singer Dave Somerville hold “Why.”

VG; $10.00
Item # 2716

 

The Diamonds, with David Carroll & His Orch., The Church Bells May Ring / Little Girl Of Mine (Mercury 70835, 1956 Canadian). Pretty good doo-wop on the A-side.

G+; writing [in pencil] on B-side label; $3.00
Item # 5624

 

The Diamonds, with David Carroll & His Orch., Love, Love, Love / Ev’ry Night About This Time (Mercury 70889, 1956 Canadian). Canadian doo-wop at its finest!

G+; writing [in pencil] on label, both sides; $3.00
Item # 5625

Deanna Durbin, Because / Ave Maria (Decca 2757, 1939 Canadian).

VG; $3.00
Item # 2717

 

Deanna Durbin, with Victor Young & His Orch., Cielito Lindo / La Estrellita (Decca 18216, 1942 Canadian).

VG+; $5.00
Item # 2718

 

Johnnie Ray & The Four Lads, Cry / The Little White Cloud That Cried (Columbia C-1887, 1951 Canadian).

VG; $3.00
Item # 4186

 

Johnnie Ray & The Four Lads, Cry / The Little White Cloud That Cried (Okeh 6840, 1951 U.S.).

VG; $3.00
Item # 9494

 

Johnnie Ray, with The Four Lads; orch. dir. by Jimmy Carroll, (Here Am I) Broken Hearted / Please Mr. Sun (Columbia C-1899, 1952 Canadian).

VG+; $5.00
Item # 4187

 

Johnnie Ray, with The Four Lads, Out In The Cold Again / with The Buddy Cole Quartet, Walkin’ My Baby Back Home (Columbia C-1899, 1952 Canadian).

VG+; minor scuff marks; $4.00
Item # 4188

 

The Four Lads, with Ray Ellis & His Orch. & Chorus, No, Not Much! / I’ll Never Know (Columbia 40629, 1956 Canadian).

VG; $2.00
Item # 2719

 

Bobby Hill with The Kasper Sisters, Dark As A Dungeon (In Cape Breton Mines) / Red Toupee (Sparton 306R, 1956 Canadian).

G+; address sticker on label; $3.00
Item # 5639

 

Bobby Hill with The Kasper Sisters, I’ll Be True / Evergreen Love (Sparton 348R, 1956 Canadian).

G+; address sticker on label, both sides; $3.00
Item # 5640

 

Harold Jarvis, tenor, Mary Of Argyle / The Bay Of Biscay (HMV-Victor 16033, 1908 Canadian).

VG+; $5.00
Item # 2720 [Also listed under Vintage 78 rpm Recordings]

 

Mart Kenney & His Western Gentlemen; Art Hallman, vocal, The West, A Nest And You! / Georgia Day & Three Of A Kind, vocals, Sometime (His Master’s Voice-Victor 216593, 1939 Canadian). B.C.-based Big Band of the 1930s, ’40s, much radio work; A-side was a big hit for them in Canada.

VG; $5.00
Item # 2721

 

Gisele MacKenzie, with orch. cond. by Buddy Cole, My Favorite Song / Don’t Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes (Capitol C-1043, 1952 Canadian).

VG; $5.00
Item # 5621

 

Gisele MacKenzie, with George Siravo & His Orch. & Chorus, He Knows (By The Way I Live Each Day) / Hello, There (Vik X-0249, 1956 Canadian).

VG+; $5.00
Item # 2722

Oscar Peterson, piano, Lover / Little White Lies (Mercury 8926, 1951 Canadian).

VG; $5.00
Item # 2723

 

Oscar Peterson, piano, My Blue Heaven / Louise (His Master’s Voice-Victor 56-0003, 1946 Canadian). Rare early Peterson.

VG; $10.00
Item # 7854

 

Ron Scott with Bobby Hill & His Rank Band, The White Rose / When The Bees Are In Their Hive (Sparton 447R, 1957 Canadian).

VG; address sticker on label, both sides; $3.00
Item # 5641

Dick Todd [“The Canadian Crosby”], I Promise You / I Get Along Without You Very Well (Bluebird B-10150, 1939 Canadian cream & light blue label). The A-side is nothing special, but the Hoagy Carmichael classic on the B-side is well done.

VG; $5.00
Item # 5614

Dick Todd [“The Canadian Crosby”], The Creaking Old Mill On The Creek / It’s A Hap-Hap-Happy Day (Bluebird B-10488, 1939 Canadian “staff” label). B-side is a nice jaunty number.

VG; $5.00
Item # 2724

Dick Todd [“The Canadian Crosby”], Make-Believe Island / Devil May Care (Bluebird B-10729, 1940 Canadian dark blue label with dog).

VG+; $10.00
Item # 2725

Dick Todd [“The Canadian Crosby”], All This And Heaven Too / Where Do You Keep Your Heart (Bluebird B-10789, 1940 Canadian dark blue label with dog). Todd does a nice job on the Eddie DeLange-Jimmy Van Heusen song on the A-side.

VG; $5.00
Item # 5615

Dick Todd [“The Canadian Crosby”], When The Lights Go On Again (All Over The World) / I’m Old Fashioned (Bluebird B-11577, 1942 Canadian dark blue label with dog).

VG+; $10.00
Item # 2726

Dick Todd [“The Canadian Crosby”], with Eddie “Piano” Miller & His Orch. & Chorus, Daddy’s Little Boy / Red Apple Cheeks (Quality 1011, 1950 Canadian).

VG; $5.00
Item # 2727

Dick Todd [“The Canadian Crosby”], with orch. dir. by Jerry Jerome Oh, Happy Day / Till I Waltz Again With You (Decca 28506, 1952 Canadian).

G+; $3.00
Item # 2728

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