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Pre-War Blues 78's:

105. Washboard Sam And His Washboard Band — "Brown And Yellow Woman Blues/She Belongs To The Devil" BLUEBIRD 8937 E MB $20

106. Washboard Sam And His Washboard Band — "Let Me Play Your Vendor/Broadcast Blues" BLUEBIRD 8967 E+/E MB $20

107. Washboard Sam And His Washboard Band — "I've Been Treated Wrong/Lover's Lane Blues" BLUEBIRD 9007 E+/E MB $20

108. Washboard Sam And His Washboard Band — "Get Down Brother/You Stole My Love" BLUEBIRD 9018 E+ MB $25

109. Washboard Sam And His Washboard Band — "River Hip Mama/How Can You Love Me" BLUEBIRD 9039 E+ MB $25

110. Harry "Freddie" Shayne — "Original Mr. Freddie Blues/Lonesome Man Blues" DECCA 7663 E MB $20

111. Bumble Bee Slim And Memphis Minnie — "New Orleans Slop Time/When Somebody Loses" VOCALION 03197 V MB $20

112. Bumble Bee Slim — "New Bricks In My Pillow/Any Time A Night" VOCALION 03298 V+ MB $20

113. Bumble Bee Slim — "The Death Of Leroy Carr/Blues Blues" DECCA 7098 V+ MB $20

114. Bumble Bee Slim — "Santa Claus Bring Me A New Woman/Christmas And No Santa Claus" DECCA 7239 E- With label tear on A-side MB $20

115. Memphis Slim — "Whiskey Store Blues/You Got To Help Me Some" BLUEBIRD 8834 E+/E- MB $20

116. Memphis Slim — "Old Taylor/I Believe I'll Settle Down" BLUEBIRD 8903 E- MB $20

117. Bessie Smith And Her Blue Boys — "Alexander's Ragtime Band/There'll Be A Hot Time In The Old Town Tonight" COLUMBIA 3173 E+ MB $50

118. Bessie Smith — "Down-Hearted Blues/Gulf Coast Blues" COLUMBIA 3844 E- MB $20

119. Bessie Smith — "Jail-House Blues/Graveyard Dream Blues" COLUMBIA 4001 E MB $25

120. Bessie Smith — "Ticket Agent Ease Your Window Down/Pinchbacks-Take 'Em Away" COLUMBIA 14025 E-/E MB $20

121. Bessie Smith — "Careless Love Blues/He's Gone Blues" COLUMBIA 14083 E- MB $20

122. Bessie Smith — "J. C. Holmes Blues/I Ain't Got Nobody" COLUMBIA 14095 V+ MB $10

123. Bessie Smith — "Squeeze Me/Jazzbo Brown From Memphis Town" COLUMBIA 14133 E- MB $20

124. Bessie Smith — "I'm Wild About That Thing/You've Got To Give Me Some" COLUMBIA 14427 V+ MB $10

125. Bessie Smith — "Blue Spirit Blues/Worn Out Papa Blues" COLUMBIA 14527 E- MB $20

126. Trixie Smith And Her Down Home Syncopaters — "Freight Train Blues/Don't Shake It No More" PARAMOUNT 12211 V+ MB $25

127. Trixie Smith — "Freight Train Blues/My Unusual Man" DECCA 7489 E- MB $20

128. Pinetop Smith — "Now I Ain't Got Nothin' At All/Jump Steady Blues" VOCALION 1298 V+ With small edge bite, not into grooves MB $20

129. Pine Top Smith — "Pine Top Blues/Pine Top's Boogie Woogie" VOCALION 1245 V MB $5

130. Jack Sneed And His Sneezers — "West Indian Blues/Sly Mongoose" DECCA 7566 E MB $25

131. Sweet Pease Spivey — ".410 Blues/You Weren't True" DECCA 7237 V MB $5

132. Charlie Spand — "Back To The Woods Blues/Good Gal" PARAMOUNT 12817 POOR With label damage . . . basically a wall hanger MB $5

133. State Street Swingers — "Whippin' That Jelly/Oh, Red" VOCALION 03319 E- MB $20

134. Vol Stevens With The Memphis Jug Band — "Vol Stevens Blues /Baby Got The Rickets"VICTOR 21356 E+ All Time Classic and PRETTY DARN SCARCE—ESPECIALLY THIS CLEAN MB $750

135. Art Tatum And His Band With JOE TURNER vocals — "Rock Me Mama/Lucille" DECCA 8577 E- MB $20

136. Johnny Temple — "What Is That She Got?/Big Woman Blues" BLUEBIRD 8968 E+/E- MB $25

137. Johnny Temple And Harlem Hamfats — "Gimme Some Of That Yum Yum Yum/Hoodoo Woman" DECCA 7385 E MB $20

138. Johnny Temple — "Big Leg Woman/Between Midnight And Dawn" DECCA 7547 V+ MB $5

139. Johnny Temple — "Up Today And Down Tomorrow/The Sun Goes Down In Blood" DECCA 7632 E- MB $20

140. Johnnie Temple — "Fix It Up And Go/Jive Me Baby" DECCA 7800 E+ MB $25

141. Sister Rosetta Tharpe — "Sleep On Darling Mother/I Want To Live So God Can Use Me" DECCA 8657 E/E+ MB $25

142. Sister Rosetta Tharpe — "I Looked Down The Line/God Don't Like It" DECCA 2328 E MB $25

143. Sister Rosetta Tharpe — "Beams Of Heaven/Saviour Don't Pass Me By" DECCA 3254 E MB $25

144. Lovin' Sam Theard (The Mad Comic) — "Rubbin' On The Darned Old Thing/That Rhythm Gal" DECCA 7025 V+ MB $5

145. Skeets Tolbert And His Gentlemen Of Swing — "Lazy Gal Blues/Git It" DECCA 8589 E+/E- MB $5

146. Skeets Tolbert And His Gentlemen Of Swing — "Hey Man! Hey Man!/C.O.D." DECCA 8641 E-/E MB $10

147. Big Joe Turner — "Somebody's Got To Go/Ice Man" DECCA 7856 E+ MB $25

148. Joe Turner — "Sun Risin' Blues/Blues On Central Avenue" DECCA 7889 V+ MB $5

149. Joe Turner — "Rocks In My Bed/Goin' To Chicago Blues" DECCA 4093 E+ MB $25

150. Joe Turner And Pete Johnson — "Roll 'Em Pete/Goin' Away Blues" VOCALION 4607 E With 1/2 inch hair crack MB $5

151. The Virginia Four — "I'd Feel Much Better/Queen Street Rag" DECCA 7808 E- MB $25

152. Curly Weaver — "Sometime Mama/Two Faced Woman" DECCA 7906 E- MB $50

153. Peetie Wheatstraw (The Devil's Son-In-Law) — "Me No Likea You/Hot Spring Blues" DECCA 7544 V- MB $5

154. Peetie Wheatstraw (The Devil's Son-In-Law) — "Big Apple Blues/Two Time Mama" DECCA 7753 E+ MB $25

155. Peetie Wheatstraw (The Devil's Son-In-Law) — "Cuttin' Em Slow/Jaybird Blues" DECCA 7798 E-/E+ MB $10

156. Peetie Wheatstraw (The Devil's Son-In-Law) — "Mister Livingood/The Good Lawd's Children" DECCA 7879 E MB $25

157. Georgia White — "Your Hellish Ways/Marble Stone Blues" DECCA 7254 V+ MB $10

158. Georgia White — "Territory Blues/When You're Away" DECCA 7853 E+ MB $25

159. Joe Williams — "Break 'Em On Down/Please Don't Go" BLUEBIRD 8969 E-/E MB $25

160. Joe Williams — "Someday, Baby/Highway 49" BLUEBIRD 9025 E-/E MB $20

161. Sonny Boy Williamson — "Jivin' The Blues/My Little Machine" BLUEBIRD 8674 E/E- MB $25

162. Sonny Boy Williamson — "Western Union Man/Shotgun Blues" BLUEBIRD 8731 V+ MB $20

163. Sonny Boy Williamson — "My Baby Made A Change/Big Apple Blues" BLUEBIRD 8766 V+ MB $20

164. Sonny Boy Williamson — "Shady Grove Blues/She Was A Dreamer" BLUEBIRD 8914 E-/E MB $20

165. Sonny Boy Williamson — "Ground-Hog Blues/Broken Heart Blues" BLUEBIRD 9031 E- MB $20

166. Sonny Boy Williamson — "Win The War Blues/Check Up On My Baby" BLUEBIRD 34-0722 E/E+ MB $20

167. Sonny Boy Williams — "I Want A Little Girl/One Little Date With You" DECCA 8513 E MB $20

168. Lena Wilson And The Jazz Masters — "The Wicked Fives Blues/You've Got Everything A SweetDaddy Needs But Me" BLACK SWAN 14129 V+ MB $10

169. Buddy Woods And The Wampus Cats — "Don't Sell It/Muscat Hill Blues" VOCALION 03906 V+/E+ MB $10

170. The Yas Yas Girl — "Jelly Bean Blues/Runnin' Down My Man" VOCALION 04188 E- With several small lam cracks MB $5

171. The Yas Yas Girl — "Don't You Make Me High/Love With A Feeling" VOCALION 04455 V+/E MB $10

172. The Yas Yas Girl — "You Can't Have None Of That/I'd Rather Be Drunk" VOCALION 05180 V+ MB $5

173. The Yas Yas Girl — "Want To Woogie Some More/I'll Try To Forget" VOCALION 05337 E-/E+ MB $20

174. The Yas Yas Girl — "Black Gypsy Blues/I'm Not Your Fool" VOCALION 05614 E+ MB $25

175. The Yas Yas Girl — "I Got To Have It Daddy/I Just Keep On Drinking" OKEH 05286 E+ MB $25

 

Post War Blues 78's:

176. Marion Abernathy — "Ee-Tid-Ee-Dee/It's Lonesome Without You" KING 4294 E+/E MB $10

177. Marion Abernathy — "Undecided/Love Me Or Please Let Me Be" KING 4490 E- MB $10

178. Buddy Ace And His Band — "Back Home/What Can I Do" DUKE 155 E- MB $10

179. "Doc" Jo Jo Adams with Tom Archia's All Stars — "Cabbage Head Part One/Part Two" ARISTOCRAT 803 V+ MB $20

180. Ray Agee And His Orchestra — "My Lonesome Days Are Gone/No More Blue Shadows Fall" MODERN 891 E+ MB $25

181. Norman Alexander And The Shades Of Rhythm — "The Sheet Shaker/My Baby Left Me" UNIQUE 009 E RARE JUMP BLUES FROM LOS ANGELES with hairline crack to the label MB $25

182. Annisteen Allen — "Lies, Lies, Lies/Cloudy Day Blues" FEDERAL 12012 E WHITE LABEL PROMO MB $25

183. Annisteen Allen — "Hard To Get Along/Too Long" FEDERAL 12020 E- WHITE LABEL PROMO with wol MB $20

184. Annisteen Allen — "Yes I Know/Baby I'm Doin' It" KING 4608 E MB $20

185. Annisteen Allen — "Trying To Live Without You/My Baby Keeps Rollin' " KING 4622 E+ MB $25

186. Annisteen Allen — "Wanted/My Brand Of Loving" KING 4642 E+ MB $25

187. Annisteen Allen — "I Don't Want No Substitute/Down By The River" KING 4691 E+ WHITE LABEL PROMO with #ol MB $25

188. Jesse Allen — "Rockin' And Rollin'/I Love You So" IMPERIAL 5315 E+ WHITE LABEL PROMO with #ol MB $50

189. Jesse Allen — "Rock This Morning/Gonna Move Away From Town" ALADDIN 3129 E MB $50

190. Gene Allison — "Goodbye My Love/If Things Don't Change" CHAMPION 1008 E- MB $10

191. Johnny Alston — "Weary Blues/Sam The Boogie Woogie Man" ATLAS 139 E MB $20

192. Cat Anderson And His Orchestra — "I Gotta Go Baby/Swingin' The Cat" APOLLO 771 E- MB $10

193. Elton Anderson — "Roll On Train/Shed So Many Tears" VIN 1001 E- MB $20

194. Big Sis Andrews And Her Blues Busters — "It's A Shame To Take The Money/Easy Goin' Mama" CAPITOL 15334 E+ MB $25

195. Big Sis Andrews And Her Blues Blasters — "That Ain't The Way To Do It/Muddy Water" CAPITOL 15408 E+ MB $25

196. Big Sis Andrews And Her Huckle-Busters — "Satisfyin' Papa/Then Was Then And Now Is Now" CAPITOL 57-70041 E+ MB $25

197. Ernie Andrews And The Drifters — "Go 'Way Blues/Nobody Told Your Lips To Say "Hello" " LONDON 17010 E+ MB $25

198. Angel Face With Frank Motley And His Crew — "Don't Ever Leave Me/When The Saints Go Marching In" BIG TOWN 114 E+ B-side has label damage, Rare MB $25

199. Dorothy Ann — "I'm Nobody's Baby/June Night" ATLANTIC 915 E-/V+ TOUGH ONE ON ATLANTIC MB $10

200. Patty Anne — "I Don't Know Any Better/The River" ALADDIN 3145 E+ MB $25

201. Patty Anne — "Beginning To Miss You/Sorrowful Heart" ALADDIN 3198 E MB $20

202. Archibald — "Stack-A'Lee Part I/Part II" IMPERIAL 5068 E- MB $20

203. Archibald — "Shake Baby Shake/Ballin' With Archie" IMPERIAL 5082 E MB $25

204. Archibald — "My Gal/She's Scattered Everywhere" IMPERIAL 5101 E MB $25

205. Archibald — "Great Big Eyes/Early Morning Blues" IMPERIAL 5212 E GREAT ONE MB $50

206. Archibald — "Stack-A-Lee (Part 1)/(Part 2)" IMPERIAL 5358 V MB $5

207. Richard Armstrong — "Gene Nobles Boogie/Gene Nobles Blues" CHECKER 104 E ULTRA RARE RECORD!!! This was for Nashville DJ Gene Nobles—only copy I've ever seen!!! Sol on B-side label MB $100

208. Bee Arnold And The Tune Toppers — "Way Down Under Blues/Little Girl Of Mine" GOLDBAND 1129 E+ CLASSIC NEW ORLEANS MB $50

209. Billy Boy Arnold — "I Ain't Got No Money/Hello Stranger" COOL 103 POOR HIS FIRST RECORD!!! Thin VINYL pressing but it is really abused with lots of scratches and label damage—RARE!!! MB $25

210. Billy Boy Arnold — "I Was Fooled/I Wish You Would" VEE-JAY 146 E- MB $20

211. Billy Boy Arnold — "I Ain't Got You/Don't Stay Out All Night" VEE-JAY 171 E MB $25

212. Billy Boy — "Here's My Picture/You've Got Me Wrong" VEE-JAY 192 E+ MB $50

213. Billy Boy — "My Heart Is Crying/Kissing At Midnight" VEE-JAY 238 E+ MB $50

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