Decca 9-40052 (45-rpm 7-in.). (Album 9-173)

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

CompanyMatrix No.Take NumberDateTitle/Artist 
Decca FO 1683 [A] early February 1947 Le geste (The gesture) / Edith Piaf
Decca FO 1686 [A] early February 1947 Monsieur Ernest a réussi (Mr. Ernest has succeeded) / Edith Piaf

Primary Performers:

Edith Piaf (vocalist)


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