Decca DL-5142 (12-in. long-playing (monaural))

The following matrix(es) were released with this catalog number:

CompanyMatrix No.Take NumberDateTitle/Artist 
Decca TNYS 876 [A] 7/25/1940 Love me and the world is mine ; Just a dream of you, dear ; When the harbor lights are burning / Bartlesville Barflies
Decca TNYS 877 [A] 7/25/1940 Wait 'till the sun shines, Nellie ; By the watermelon vine, Lindy Lou ; By the light of the silvery moon / Bartlesville Barflies
Decca TNYS 878 [A] 7/25/1940 Sweetness ; Honey that I love you / Four Beacon
Decca TNYS 879 [A] 7/25/1940 Mandy Lee ; Somebody stole my gal / Four Beacon
Decca TNY 881S [A] 7/26/1940 Bringin' home the bacon / Kansas City Police Quartet
Decca 67976 A 8/14/1940 When you were sweet sixteen / New York Police Quartet
Decca 68344 A 11/14/1940 Sweet Adeline / The Commuters
Decca 68345 A 11/14/1940 You tell me your dreams, I'll tell you mine / The Commuters

Primary Performers:

Bartlesville Barflies (Vocal group)
Four Beacon (Vocal group)
Kansas City Police Quartet (Vocal group)
New York Police Quartet (Vocal group)
The Commuters (Vocal group)


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