Various ‎– These Were Our Songs - The Early 50s

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Reader's Digest ‎– GTWF-A-202
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Tracklist

Record 1 - The Unforgettable No. 1s
A1 Rosemary Clooney Come On-a My House
A2 Teresa Brewer Till I Waltz Again With You
A3 David Whitfield Cara Mia
A4 Eddie Fisher Outside Of Heaven
A5 Jo Stafford You Belong To Me
A6 Don Cornell Hold My Hand
A7 Guy Mitchell She Wears Red Feathers
B1 Johnnie Ray Cry
B2 Kay Starr Come A-Long A-Love
B3 Nat King Cole Mona Lisa
B4 Les Paul & Mary Ford Vaya Con Dios
B5 Tony Bennett Cold, Cold Heart
B6 Eddie Fisher I Need You Now
B7 Vera Lynn My Son, My Son
Record 2 - All-Time Great Ballad Hits
C1 Eddie Fisher With These Hands
C2 Anne Shelton The Loveliest Night Of The Year
C3 Lee Lawrence Crying In The Chapel
C4 Frankie Laine Answer Me, My Love
C5 Joseph Locke* If I Can Help Somebody
C6 Teddy Johnson May The Good Lord Bless And Keep You
C7 Gracie Fields At The End Of The Day
D1 Mario Lanza Be My Love
D2 David Whitfield Bridge Of Sighs
D3 Lita Roza Allentown Jail
D4 Steve Conway (2) My Thanks To You
D5 Eddie Fisher Wish You Were Here
D6 Petula Clark Smile
D7 Jimmy Young (5) Be Anything But Be Mine
Record 3 - 1950
E1 Patti Page Tennessee Waltz
E2 Anne Shelton I Remember The Cornfields
E3 Bing Crosby Dear Hearts And Gentle People
E4 The Ames Brothers Rag Mop
E5 Anton Karas The Harry Lime Theme From "The Third Man"
E6 Billy Eckstine My Foolish Heart
E7 Bing Crosby And The Andrews Sisters Have I Told You Lately That I Love You
F1 Nat King Cole Orange Coloured Sky
F2 The Beverley Sisters Ferryboat Inn
F3 The Three Suns The Petite Waltz
F4 Flanagan And Allen Hey, Neighbour!
F5 Perry Como You'll Never Walk Alone
F6 Doris Day Bewitched
F7 Les Compagnons De La Chanson The Three Bells
Record 4 - 1951
G1 Guy Mitchell My Heart Cries Out For You
G2 Mantovani And His Orchestra Carmaine
G3 The Four Aces A Garden In The Rain
G4 The Weavers So Long (It's Been Good To Know You)
G5 The Ames Brothers Undecided
G6 The Weavers Kisses Sweeter Than Wine
G7 Guy Mitchell Sparrow In The Tree Top
H1 Bing Crosby And Jane Wyman In The Cool, Cool, Cool Of The Evening
H2 Teddy Johnson Mademoiselle De Paree
H3 Mantovani And His Orchestra La Ronde
H4 Jimmy Young (5) Too Young
H5 Bing Crosby And Louis Armstrong Gone Fishin'
H6 Patti Page Mockin' Bird Hill
H7 The Weavers On Top Of Old Smoky
Record 5 - 1952
I1 Eve Boswell Sugar Bush
I2 Danny Kaye (2) Anywhere I Wander
I3 Frankie Lane* High Noon (Do Not Forsake Me)
I4 Percy Faith Delicado
I5 Lita Roza The Blacksmith Blues
I6 The Mills Brothers Glow Worm
I7 Eddie Fisher Lady Of Spain
J1 Georgia Gibbs Kiss Of Fire
J2 Nat King Cole Because You're Mine
J3 Lee Lawrence At Last, At Last
J4 Rosemary Clooney Half As Much
J5 Eddie Fisher I'm Yours
J6 Jimmy Young (5) We Won't Live In A Castle
J7 Ray Martin (5) Marching Strings
Record 6 - 1953
K1 Doris Day And Johnnie Ray Let's Walk That-a-way
K2 Joan Regan Ricochet
K3 Dickie Valentine All The Time And Everywhere
K4 Patti Page (How Much Is) That Doggie In The Window?
K5 Frank Chacksfield And His Orchestra* Ebb Tide
K6 The Johnston Brothers Oh Happy Day
K7 The Beverley Sisters I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus
L1 Diana Decker Poppa Piccolino
L2 Nat King Cole Can't I
L3 Vera Lynn If You Love Me
L4 Percy Faith Theme From `Moulin Rouge' (Where Is Your Heart)
L5 Billy Cotton And His Band In A Golden Coach
L6 Victor Young And His Singing Strings The Call Of The Far Away Hills
L7 Guy Mitchell Pretty Little Black-Eyed Susie
Record 7 - 1954
M1 The Stargazers The Happy Wanderer
M2 Doris Day The Deadwood Stage
M3 Frankie Laine Blowing Wild
M4 Billy Eckstine No One But You
M5 Ruby Murray Heartbeat
M6 Alma Cogan Bell Bottom Blues
M7 Max Bygraves Heart Of My Heart
N1 Nat King Cole Tenderly
N2 Frankie Laine Granada
N3 Jo Stafford Make Love To Me
N4 Ronnie Harris The Story Of Tina
N5 Doris Day If I Give My Heart To You
N6 The Crew Cuts Sh-Boom
N7 Johnnie Ray Such A Night
Record 8 - 1950s' Hall Of Fame
O1 Frank Chacksfield And His Orchestra* `Limelight' - Theme
O2 Eddie Fisher Any Time
O3 Norman Wisdom Don't Laugh At Me
O4 Tony Martin (3) Domino
O5 Vera Lynn Forget Me Not
O6 Nat King Cole Faith Can Move Mountains
O7 Petula Clark The Little Shoemaker
P1 Mantovani And His Orchestra Swedish Rhapsody
P2 Dean Martin Sway
P3 Guy Mitchell The Roving Kind
P4 Frankie Laine Jezebel
P5 Winifred Atwell Britannia Rag
P6 Dickie Valentine The Finger Of Suspicion
P7 Rosemary Clooney This Ole House

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