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Pre-War Blues 78's:

18. Sleepy John Estes — "Married Woman Blues/Drop Down Mama" BRUNSWICK 03562 V+ British pressing MB $20

19. Blind Boy Fuller — "Step It Up And Go/Little Woman You're So Sweet" OKEH 05476 E/E- With small edge chip not into grooves MB $20

20. Blind Boy Fuller — "Stingy Mama/Someday You're Gonna Be Sorry" DECCA 7892 E+ MB $100

21. Jazz Gillum — "Key To The Highway/She Belongs To Me" BLUEBIRD 8529 V+ ALL TIME CLASSIC, and this is the very first pressing when it was the B-side MB $20

22. Jazz Gillum — "I'm Still Wallking The Highway/Little Woman" BLUEBIRD 8778 E- MB $20

23. Jazz Gillum — "You Drink Too Much Whiskey/Down South Blues" BLUEBIRD 9004 E MB $25

24. Gene Gilmore — "The Natchez Fire/The Death Of Walter Barnes" DECCA 7763 E/E+ Historic song, all about the fire that burned down a Black night club in Natchez Mississippi. Howlin' Wolf sang about it in the late 1950's. MB $50

25. Lil Green — "Give Your Mama One Smile/My Mellow Man" BLUEBIRD 8640 E-/E+ MB $20

26. Lil Green — "Knockin' Myself Out/I Won't Sell My Love" BLUEBIRD 8659 E-/E MB $20

27. Lil Green — "Because I Love My Daddy So/You're Just Full Of Jive" BLUEBIRD 8826 E+/E MB $20

28. Lil Green — "If I Didn't Love You/Hello Babe" BLUEBIRD 8865 E MB $20

29. Lil Green — "Keep Your Hand On Your Heart/Don't Know What I Will Do" BLUEBIRD 8949 E/E+ MB $20

30. Lil Green — "If I'm A Fool/I Have A Place To Go" BLUEBIRD 8985 E+ MB $25

31. Lil Green — "99 Blues/If You Want To Share Your Love" BLUEBIRD 9030 E/E+ MB $20

32. Harlem Harley And His Washboard Band — "Hold It/Best Ever Did It" DECCA 7492 V MB $5

33. Tony Hollins — "Crawlin' King Snake/Stamp Blues" OKEH 06351 V/V+ MB $10

34. Tony Hollins — "Big Time Woman/Married Woman Blues" OKEH 06605 E- With label ring on B-side MB $20

35. Whistling Bob Howe And Frankie Griggs — "The Coldest Stuff In Town/The Hottest Stuff In Town" DECCA 7085 V+ MB $5

36. Alberta Hunter — "You Shall Reap Just What You Sow/Bleeding Hearted" PARAMOUNT 12021 V With edge chip into two grooves on B-side and 1 inch hair crack, A-side label faded and torn . . . but it's a Paramount and you can play it! MB $5

37. Springback James — "Poor Coal Loader/Lonesome Love Blues" CHAMPION 50076 V+ MB $25

38. Frankie (Half Pint) Jackson — "When They Play Them Blues/Something's Goin' On Wrong" DECCA 7742 V+/E- MB $5

39. Blind Lemon Jefferson — "Black Snake Moan/Match Box Blues" OKEH 8455 V MB $25

40. George Jefferson — "Blues For Six Nights/Honey Bee" BLUEBIRD 7926 V+ MB $10

41. Gladys Johnson — "Black Snake Blues/Body And Soul" VARIETY 5085 V RARE LABEL MB $20

42. Lil Johnson — "Get 'Em From The Peanut Man (Hot Nuts!)/Press My Button" VOCALION 03199 E/E+ MB $50

43. Lil Johnson — "Can't Read, Can't Write/Ramblin' Man Blues" VOCALION 03331 E- MB $20

44. Lil Johnson — "Grandpa Said "Let's Susie Q"/New Shave 'Em Dry" VOCALION 03428 V+ MB $10

45. Lil Johnson — "Was I?/Two Timin' Man" OKEH 03266 E+ MB $25

46. Lonnie Johnson And Spencer Williams — "It Feels So Good Part 1/Part 2" VOCALION 03094 V+/E MB $20

47. Lonnie Johnson And Victoria Spivey — "Toothache Blues - Part 1/Part 2" VOCALION 03243 E/E+ MB $25

48. Lonnie Johnson — "Heart Of Iron/The Devil's Woman" BLUEBIRD 9022 E+ MB $50

49. Curtis Jones — "Glamour And Glory Blues/Bed Side Blues" OKEH 06615 E+ MB $25

50. Richard M. Jones — "Trouble In Mind/Black Rider" BLUEBIRD 6569 V PLAYS E MB $20

51. The Jubilee Quartet — "Father Prepare Me/My Lord's Gonna Move This Wicked Race" PARAMOUNT 12035 V+ MB $25

52. Huddie Leadbelly — "I'm On My Last Go-Round/Thirsty Mama Blues" BLUEBIRD 8981 E MB $50

53. Furry Lewis — "Kassie Jones_Part 1 / Part 2" VICTOR 21664 E+ ABSOLUTE MASTERPIECE!!! Gorgeous copy!!! Furry Lewis 78's are almost never for sale clean and when they are, collectors go wild . . . ready . . . set . . . GO WILD!! MB $2000

54. Meade Lux Lewis — "Bear Cat Crawl/Shout For Joy" VOCALION 4608 E+ MB $20

55. Big Maceo — "Texas Blues/Worried Life Blues" BLUEBIRD 8827 E/E+ MB $20

56. Big Maceo — "It's All Up To You/Tuff Luck Blues" BLUEBIRD 8973 E/E- MB $10

57. Big Maceo — "Bye, Bye, Baby/Poor Kelly Blues" BLUEBIRD 9012 E/E+ MB $20

58. Tommy McClennan — "Whiskey Head Woman/Bottle It Up And Go" BLUEBIRD 8373 E+ Tommy McClennan records are all just fabulous!!! WAY, WAY undervalued by Blues collectors. They HAVE been rising in price lately, but still stone cold bargains. MB $100

59. Tommy McClennan — "Baby, Don't You Want To Go?/Cotton Patch Blues" BLUEBIRD 8408 E/E- The A-side is his take on ROBERT JOHNSON'S "Sweet Home Chicago" MB $75

60. Tommy McClennan — "Katy Mae Blues/Love With A Feeling" BLUEBIRD 8689 E MB $75

61. Tommy McClennan — "Travelin' Highway Man/I'm A Guitar King" BLUEBIRD 8957 E/E- MB $75

62. Tommy McClennan — "Deep Blue Sea Blues/It's A Cryin' Pity" BLUEBIRD 9005 E MB $75

63. Tommy McClennan — "Mozelle Blues/Mr. So And So" BLUEBIRD 9015 E+ MB $100

64. Tommy McClennan — "I Love My Baby/Shake It Up And Go" BLUEBIRD 34-0716 E+ MB $100

65. Big Joe McCoy And His Washboard Band — "I Love You Baby/If You Take Me Back" OKEH 06141 V+ MB $50

66. Memphis Minnie — "I'm A Gamblin' Woman/Caught Me Wrong Again" CONQUEROR 9025 V+ MB $25

67. Memphis Minnie With Black Bob And Bill Settles — "Joe Louis Strut/He's In The Old Ring" VOCALION 03046 V+ MB $25

68. Memphis Minnie — "I'm A Bad Luck Woman/Ball And Chain Blues" VOCALION 03541 E-/E MB $75

69. Memphis Minnie — "Me And My Chauffeur Blues/Can't Afford To Lose My Man" OKEH 06288 E- MB $20

70. Memphis Minnie — "I'm Not A Bad Girl/It Was You Baby" OKEH 06624 E-/E MB $25

71. Memphis Minnie — "When You Love Me/Love Come And Go" OKEH 6733 E+/E MB $25

72. Alice Moore — "New Black And Evil Blues/Just A Good Girl Treated Wrong" DECCA 7293 V+ MB $10

73. Sonny Boy Nelson — "Low Down/When Love Comes In" BLUEBIRD 7091 V+/E+ MB $100

74. Nora And Delle And Their Ham Trio — "Keep A Knockin'/You Ain't Been Doin' Right" DECCA 7858 E+ MB $25

75. Oscar's Chicago Swingers — "Try Some Of That/My Gal's Been Foolin' Me" DECCA 7201 V+ MB $5

76. Arthur Petties — "Two Time Blues/Out On Santa Fe Blues" VICTOR 21282 E- RARE AND GREAT ONE—plays magnificent! MB $300

77. Robert Petway — "Boogie Woogie Woman/Hollow Log Blues" BLUEBIRD 8987 E MB $100

78. Robert Petway — "In The Evening/Bertha Lee Blues" BLUEBIRD 9008 E MB $100

79. Sam Price And His Texas Blusicians — "Things 'Bout Coming My Way/Just Jivin' Around" DECCA 8557 E+ MB $25

80. Yank Rachell — "38 Pistol Blues/It Seems Like A Dream" BLUEBIRD 8732 E-/E+ ALL TIME CLASSIC and this is the real True First Pressing when it was the B-side MB $50

81. Ma Rainey And Lovie Austins Blues Serenaders — "Ma Rainey's Mystery Record/Honey Where You Been So Long" PARAMOUNT 12200 E- MB $50

82. Tampa Red And Georgia Tom — "It's Tight Like That/Grievin' Me Blues" VOCALION 1216 E- MB $75

83. Tampa Red's Hokum Jug Band — "She Can Love So Good/Once Or Twice" VOCALION 1540 E MB $50

84. Tampa Red And His Chicago Five — "Let's Get Drunk And Truck/Maybe It's Someone Else" BLUEBIRD 6353 E- MB $25

85. Tampa Red And The Chicago Five — "You Stole My Heart/I Hate Myself" BLUEBIRD 6620 E-/E MB $25

86. Tampa Red — "Crazy With The Blues/When Bad Luck Is On You" BLUEBIRD 7879 E/E+ With 1 inch hair crack MB $10

87. Tampa Red — "She Loves Just Right/I Want To Swing" BLUEBIRD 8715 E- MB $10

88. Tampa Red — "You Better Be Ready To Go/No, Baby, No" BLUEBIRD 8890 E MB $20

89. Tampa Red — "She's Love Crazy/So Far, So Good" BLUEBIRD 8962 E-/E+ MB $20

90. Tampa Red — "I Got A Right To Be Blue/Don't Deal With The Devil" BLUEBIRD 8991 E MB $20

91. Tampa Red — "Gin Head Woman/Don't Jive Me Mama" BLUEBIRD 9009 E/E- MB $20

92. Shufflin' Sam And His Rhythm — "Dirty Mother For You/Good Liquor" VOCALION 03329 V MB $5

93. Washboard Sam And His Washboard Band — "Back Door/We Gonna Move" BLUEBIRD 7001 E MB $20

94. Washboard Sam And His Washboard Band — "Ladies Man/Beer Garden Blues" BLUEBIRD 7328 V MB $5

95. Washboard Sam And His Washboard Band — "Diggin' My Potatoes/Booker T. Blues" BLUEBIRD 8211 V+ MB $10

96. Washboard Sam And His Washboard Band — "I'm Going To St. Louis/Good Luck Blues" BLUEBIRD 8569 E+ MB $50

97. Washboard Sam And His Washboard Band — "Ain't You Comin' Out Tonight/She's A Bad Luck Woman" BLUEBIRD 8675 E+ MB $50

98. Washboard Sam And His Washboard Band — "Every Tub Stands On It's Own Bottom/She's Makin' A Fool Out Of Me" BLUEBIRD 8727 E-/E+ MB $20

99. Washboard Sam And His Washboard Band — "Traveling Man/I Can Beat You Playing That Hand" BLUEBIRD 8761 E+ MB $25

100. Washboard Sam And His Washboard Band — "He's A Creepin' Man/She's All In My LIfe" BLUEBIRD 8815 E MB $20

101. Washboard Sam And His Washboard Band — "My Feet Jumped Salty/Flying Crow Blues" BLUEBIRD 8844 E+ MB $25

102. Washboard Sam And His Washboard Band — "I'm Not The Lad/I'm Feelin' Low Down" BLUEBIRD 8878 E+/E- MB $20

103. Washboard Sam And His Washboard Band — "Evil Blues/Gonna Hit The Highway" BLUEBIRD 8997 E+ MB $25

104. Washboard Sam And His Washboard Band — "Levee Camp Blues/Life Is Just A Book" BLUEBIRD 8909 E-/E+ MB $20

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