Archive for December, 2012

Half Hot

Tuesday, December 11th, 2012

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EMI promotional flyer for a ‘Ain’t These Quavers Half Hot’ ad campaign, or some such.
But who’s made off with Lofty’s gob and Windsor Davies left eye?


Gilbert the Expert

Sunday, December 9th, 2012

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Groovy 7″ record store bag, nice use of colour for a change.

Paisley Party

Saturday, December 8th, 2012

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An unflattering snap, tossed into a stack of records never to be seen again.

Little Boxes

Friday, December 7th, 2012


Packing / Complaint slip from a Cambrasound 50 LP storage case, like this one:


I Love you, you dummy.

Thursday, December 6th, 2012

Odd piece of ventriloquist soft-porn. Torn from a copy of Mayfair or Penthouse and stashed in a copy of Roy Orbisons Greatest Hits. The Big O indeed.

Squires of Ealing

Thursday, December 6th, 2012

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Nice 1950s record store bag from EE Squire of Ealing. Used for packing 78s.

An Emu By Your Fireside

Tuesday, December 4th, 2012


From a copy of The Evening News October 12th 1950 – found in a box of 78s.

Triang at Woburn Abbey

Monday, December 3rd, 2012


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