Various ‎– Hits Of The Forties Volume 2

Decca ‎– RFLD 14
2 × Vinyl, LP, Compilation

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A1 Ambrose & His Orchestra It Can't Be Wrong
Vocals – Anne Shelton
A2 Squadronaires Dance Orchestra* I've Heard That Song Before
Vocals – Jimmy Miller (6)
A3 Oscar Rabin & His Band* This Is No Laughing Matter
Vocals – Beryl Davis
A4 Squadronaires Dance Orchestra* American Patrol
A5 Frank Weir & His Astor Club Seven* I Didn't Know About You
Vocals – Anne Lenner
A6 Lew Stone & His Band* The Hut-Sut Song (A Swedish Serenade)
Vocals – Carl Barriteau
A7 Jay Wilbur & His Band* It's A Hap-Hap-Happy Day
Vocals – Sam Browne & Three J's
A8 Ambrose & His Orchestra Where In The World
Vocals – Anne Shelton
A9 Billy Ternent & His Orchestra You're The Rainbow
Vocals – Ken Beaumont, Ruth Howard (2)
B1 Jay Wilbur & His Band* We Three
Vocals – Dorothy Carless
B2 Billy Ternent & His Orchestra When They Ask About You
Vocals – Anita Best (2)
B3 Squadronaires Dance Band* I've Got A Gal In Kalamazoo
Vocals – Sid Colin
B4 Oscar Rabin & His Band* Two In Love
Vocals – Bob Dale, Diane Dale
B5 Ambrose & His Orchestra I Don't Want To Set The World On Fire
Vocals – Anne Shelton
B6 Squadronaires Dance Orchestra* A String Of Pearls
B7 Oscar Rabin & His Band* I Should Have Known You Years Ago
Vocals – Diane*
B8 Billy Ternent & His Orchestra I Wish That I Could Hide Inside This Letter
Vocals – Irene King
B9 Billy Cotton & His Band* Hey! Mabel
Vocals – Alan Breeze, Dolly Elsie
C1 Ambrose & His Orchestra I'll Walk Alone
Vocals – Anne Shelton
C2 Jay Wilbur & His Band* I Don't Want To Walk WIthout You
Vocals – Jack Cooper (6)
C3 Carl Barriteau & His Orchestra* I'll Get By (As Long As I Have You)
Vocals – Mae Cooper
C4 Jay Wilbur & His Band* Room Five-Hundred-And-Four
Vocals – Anne Lenner
C5 Squadronaires Dance Orchestra* Jersey Bounce
C6 Ambrose & His Orchestra Where's My Love
Vocals – Anne Shelton
C7 Oscar Rabin & His Band* Bluebirds In The Moonlight
Vocals – Diane*
C8 Ambrose & His Orchestra I'll Never Make The Same Mistake Again
Vocals – Anne Shelton
C9 Oscar Rabin & His Band* I Ain't Got Nobody
Vocals – Beryl Davis, Bob Dale, Diane*
D1 Squadronaires Dance Band* Be Careful, It's My Heart
Vocals – Jimmy Miller (6)
D2 Jay Wilbur & His Band* Five O'Clock Whistle
Vocals – Dorothy Carless
D3 Billy Cotton & His Band* Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate The Positive
Vocals – Alan Breeze
D4 Billy Ternent & His Orchestra Sunday, Monday Or Always
Vocals – Ken Beaumont
D5 Ambrose & His Orchestra Arm In Arm (Just You And Me)
Vocals – Jack Cooper (6)
D6 Billy Cotton & His Band* That Lovely Week-End
Vocals – Dolly Elsie
D7 Lew Stone & His Band* Yours
Vocals – Benny Lee
D8 Ambrose & His Orchestra Ev'ry Night About This Time
Vocals – Anne Shelton
D9 Billy Cotton & His Band* I've Got Sixpence
Vocals – Alan Breeze

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All titles are original mono recordings

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: Britco, Gema, NCN
  • Matrix / Runout (Label, Record 1, side 1): ARL 17152
  • Matrix / Runout (Label, Record 1, side 2): ARL 17153
  • Matrix / Runout (Label, Record 2, side 1): ARL 17154
  • Matrix / Runout (Label, Record 2, side 2): ARL 17155
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Record 1, side 1): ARL 17152 1X ▽ ED 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Record 1, side 2): ARL 17153 1X ▽ ED 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Record 2, side 1): ARL 17154 1X ▽ ED 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Record 2, side 2): ARL 17155 1X ▽ ED 1