Various ‎– Remembering The 40s

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Reader's Digest ‎– RDM 9691- 9698
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1940
A1 Al And Bob Harvey In The Quarter Master's Stores
Written-By – Reed*, Cox*, Box*
A2 Bertha Wilmott Bless 'Em All
Written-By – Lake*, Hughes*
A3 Glenn Miller And His Orchestra When You Wish Upon A Star
Vocals – Ray EberleWritten-By – Harline*, Wahsington*
A4 Bing Crosby With The Bob Crosby Orchestra* San Antonio Rose
Written-By – Willis*
A5 Flanagan And Allen Run Rabbit Run
Written-By – Gay*, Butler*
A6 Artie Shaw And His Orchestra Frenesi
Written-By – Dominguez*, Russell*, Charles*
A7 Bebe Daniels & Ben Lyon There's A Boy Coming Home On Leave
Written-By – Kennedy*
A8 Flanagan And Allen We're Gonna Hang Out The Washing On The Siegfried Line
Written-By – Kennedy*, Carr*
B1 Glenn Miller Pennsylvania 6-5000
Written-By – Sigman*, Gray*
B2 Jack Payne It's A Lovely Day Tomorrow
Written-By – Berlin*
B3 Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra Vocals Frank Sinatra And The Pied Pipers I'll Never Smile Again
Written-By – Lowe*
B4 Ray Bradley And His Orchestra Beat Me Daddy, Eight To The Bar
Vocals – Ray McKinleyWritten-By – Ray*, Sheeby*, Prince*
B5 Bing Crosby With Dick McIntyre And His Hawaiians* Trade Winds
Written-By – Tabias*, Friend*
B6 Elsie Carlisle A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square
Written-By – Maschwitz*, Sherwin*
B7 The Rex Massed Bands And Chorus Roll Out The Barrel
Written-By – Vejvoda*, Brown*, Timm*
B8 Vera Lynn We'll Meet Again
Written-By – Charles*, Parker*
1941-42
C1 Glenn Miller And His Orchestra American Patrol
Written-By – Meacham*
C2 Anne Shelton A Pair Of Silver Wings
Written-By – Maschwitz*, Carr*
C3 Freddy Martin And His Orchestra The Hut-Sut Song
Written-By – Owens*, Killion*, McMichael*
C4 The Ink Spots Do I Worry?
Written-By – Worth*, Cowen*
C5 Donald Peers When They Sound The Last All-Clear
Written-By – Charles*, Elton*
C6 Bing Crosby With The Max Terr Choir And The John Scott Trotter Orchestra* Silent Night
Written-By – Gruber*, Möhr*
C7 Vera Lynn The White Cliffs Of Dover
Written-By – Burton*, Kent*
C8 Helen O'Connell And Bob Eberly With Jimmy Dorsey And His Orchestra Yours
Written-By – Roig*, Sherr*
D1 Lale Anderson* Lili Marlene
Written-By – Schultze*, Connor*
D2 Glenn Miller Orchestra, The* With Tex Beneke, Marion Hutton & The Modernaires Chatanooga Choo-Choo
Written-By – Warren*, Gordon*
D3 Kay Kyser And His Orchestra Praise The Lord And Pass The Ammunition
Written-By – Loesser*
D4 Flanagan And Allen Down Forget-Me-Not Lane
Written-By – Chester*, Nicholls*, Morgan*
D5 Kate Smith (2) Rose O'Day
Written-By – Lewis*, Tobias*
D6 The Mills Brothers Paper Doll
Written-By – Black*
D7 Carmen Miranda I, Yi Yi Yi Yi (I Like You Very Much)
Written-By – Warren*, Gordon*
D8 Billy Mayerl Room Five Hundred And Four
Piano – Billy MayerlWritten-By – Maschwitz*, Pasford*
1943-44
E1 David Rose And His Orchestra* Holiday For Strings
Written-By – Rose*
E2 Ambrose And His Orchestra* Vocals Anne Shelton Coming In On A Wing And A Prayer
Vocals – Anne SheltonWritten-By – Adamson*, McHugh*
E3 Alfred Drake And Joan Roberts People Will Say We're In Love
Written-By – Hammerstein Rogers*
E4 Billy Cotton And His Band Vocals Alan Breeze Sailor, Who Are You Dreaming Of Tonight?
Written-By – Damerell*, Butler*, Evans*
E5 Benny Goodman After You've Gone
Written-By – Creamer*, Layton*
E6 Kitty Kallen, Bob Eberly With Jimmy Dorsey And His Orchestra Besame Mucho
Written-By – Velasquez*, Wilke*, Skylor*
E7 Donald Peers The Homecoming Waltz
Written-By – Musel*, Sonin*, Connelly*
E8 Bing Crosby And The Andrews Sisters Jingle Bells
Written-By – Pierpont*
F1 Alan Breeze With Billy Cotton And His Band I'm Going To Get Lit Up
Written-By – Gregg*
F2 Bing Crosby And The Andrews Sisters Pistol-Packin' Mama
Written-By – Dexter*
F3 Ella Fitzgerald With The Ink Spots Into Each Life Some Rain Must Fall
Written-By – Roberts*, Fisher*
F4 Dick Haymes And The Song Spinners You'll Never Know
Written-By – Warren*, Gordon*
F5 Eddie Heywood And His Orchestra Begin The Beguine
Piano – Eddie HeywoodWritten-By – Porter*
F6 Louis Jordan And His Timpani Five* Is You Is Or Is You Ain't My Baby?
Written-By – Austin*, Jordan*
F7 Bing Crosby Swingin' On A Star
Written-By – Burke And Van Heusen*
F8 Charlie Barnet And His Orchestra Skyliner (Public Performance)
Written-By – Barnet*
1944-45
G1 Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra With The Sentimentalists On The Sunny Side Of The Street
Written-By – Fields, McHugh*
G2 The Ink Spots Bless You (For Being An Angel)
Written-By – Baker*, Lane*
G3 Judy Garland The Trolley Song
Written-By – Marton*, Blane*
G4 Les Brown And His Orchestra With Doris Day Sentimental Journey
Vocals – Doris DayWritten-By – Hamer*, Green*, Brown*
G5 Bing Crosby And The Andrews Sisters Don't Fence Me In
Written-By – Porter*
G6 Adelaide Hall There Goes That Song Again
Written-By – Cahn/Styne*
G7 The Mills Brothers You Always Hurt The One You Love
Written-By – Roberts*, Fisher*
G8 Olive Gilbert And Muriel Barron We'll Gather Lilacs
Written-By – Novello*
H1 Bing Crosby And The Andrews Sisters Ac-cent-tchu-ate The Positive (Mister In-Between)
Written-By – Arlen/Mercer*
H2 Dick Haymes It Might As Well Be Spring
Written-By – Rogers And Hammerstein*
H3 The Andrews Sisters Money Is The Root Of All Evil
Written-By – Kramer*, Whitney*
H4 Perry Como To The End Of Time
Written-By – Kaye*, Massman*
H5 Primo Scala And His Accordion Band* Roll Me Over
Written-By – O'Connor*
H6 Vaughn Monroe And The Norton Sisters There, I've Said It Again
Written-By – Mann*, Evans*
H7 Bing Crosby And Carmen Cavallaro I Can't Begin To Tell You
Written-By – Monaco*, Gordon*
H8 Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra Opus One
Written-By – Garis*, Oliver*
1946
I1 The Squadronaires (Give Me) Five Minutes More
Written-By – Cahn/Styne*
I2 Lew Stone And His Nova Tones Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow
Written-By – Cahn/Styne*
I3 Sammy Kaye And His Orchestra With The Billy Williams Choir The Old Lamp Lighter
Written-By – Tobias*, Simon*
I4 Bing Crosby And The Andrews Sisters With Vic Schoen And His Orchestra South America, Take It Away
Written-By – Rome*
I5 Spike Jones And His City Slickers Glow-Worm
Written-By – Mercer*, Robinson*, Lincke*
I6 Perry Como I'm Always Chasing Rainbows
Written-By – Carroll*, McCarthy*
I7 Anne Shelton Anniversary Song
Written-By – Jolson*, Chaplin*
I8 Bing Crosby With The Jesters And Bob Haggart And His Orchestra McNamara's Band
Written-By – Latham*, Bonham*, Stamford*, O'Connor*, Carlson*
J1 Hoagy Carmichael Ole Buttermilk Sky
Written-By – Carmichael*, Brooks*
J2 Perry Como They Say It's Wonderful (From Annie Get Your Gun)
Written-By – Berlin*
J3 Guy Lombardo And His Royal Canadians Humoresque
Composed By – Dvořák*
J4 Issy Bonn Let Bygones Be Bygones
Written-By – Gilbert*
J5 The Ink Spots To Each His Own
Written-By – Gramus, Livingston*
J6 Edmundo Ros The Coffee Song
Written-By – Hillard*, Miles*
J7 Perry Como Prisoner Of Love
Written-By – Gaskill*, Conrad (7), Robin*, Columbo*
J8 The Squadronaires Cement Mixer (Pu-Ti Put-Ti)
Written-By – Ricks*, Gallard*
1947
K1 Doris Day And Buddy Clark (3) Confess
Written-By – Benjamin*, Weiss*
K2 Louis Jordan And His Tympani Five* Open The Door, Richard
Written-By – Howell*, Fletcher*, McVea*, Mason*
K3 Vaughn Monroe And His Orchestra Ballerina (Dance,, Ballerina, Dance)
Vocals – Vaughn MonroeWritten-By – Russell*, Sigman*
K4 Vera Lynn I'll Make Up For Everything
Written-By – Parker*
K5 Johnny Denis And His Ranchmen The Shoemaker's Serenade
Written-By – Lisbana*, Lubin*
K6 Eddie Arnold And His Tennessee Plowboys* I'll Hold You In My Heart
Written-By – Horton*, Dilbeck*
K7 Matovani* Hear My Song, Violetta
Written-By – Pepper*, Klose*, Luckesch*
K8 Perry Como Chi-Baba, Chi-Baba (My Bambino Go To Sleep)
Written-By – Hoffman*, Livingston*, David*
L1 Kingsway Symphony Orchestra* Fiddle-Faddle
Conductor – Camarata*Written-By – Anderson*
L2 Primo Scala And His Accordion Band* My Love Is Only For You
Written-By – Leonard (16), Rose (21)
L3 Guy Lombardo And His Royal Canadians Easter Parade
Written-By – Berlin*
L4 Scotty McHarg The Stars Will Remember You
Written-By – Pelasi*, Towers*
L5 Dick Haymes I Wish I Didn't Love You So
Written-By – Loesser*
L6 Bing Crosby And Al Jolson With Morris Stoloff Orchestra* Alexander's Ragtime Band
Conductor – Morris StoloffWritten-By – Berlin*
L7 Issy Bonn May I Call You Sweetheart?
Written-By – Derby*, Iida*, Watson*
L8 Phil Harris The Downtown Poker Club
Written-By – Williams*, Havez*, Vadery*
1948
M1 Dinah Shore Buttons And Bows
Written-By – Evans/Livingston*
M2 Mantovani Nature Boy
M3 Sam Browne A Tree In A Meadow
Written-By – Reid*
M4 Bing Crosby With Orchestra Directed By Victor Young Galway Bay
Conductor – Victor YoungWritten-By – Cox*, Box*, Calahan*
M5 Perry Como With The Russ Case Orchestra* Because
Written-By – Teschemaker*, D'Hardalot*
M6 Vera Lynn Silver Wedding Waltz
Written By – M. & H. NesbittWritten-By – H. Nesbitt*, M. Nesbitt*
M7 Reggie Goff When You're In Love
Written-By – O'Connor*, John*, Fields*
M8 Edmundo Ros Mañana
Written-By – Barbour*, Lee*
N1 Robert Farnon Conducting The Kingsway Symphony Orchestra Jumping Bean
Conductor – Robert FarnonWritten-By – Farnon*
N2 The Mills Brothers Lazy River
Written-By – Carmichael*, Arodin*
N3 Spike Jones And His City Slickers All I Want For Christmas Is My Two Front Teeth
Written-By – Gardner*
N4 Sam Browne And The Squadronaires The Wishing Waltz
Written-By – Noel*
N5 Bing Crosby With The Ken Darby Choir Now Is The Hour
Written-By – Scott*, Stewart*, Kaihau*
N6 Issy Bonn You're Still The Only Girl In The World
Written-By – Tate (8)
N7 Fats Domino The Fat Man
Piano, Vocals – Fats DominoWritten-By – Bartholamew*, Domino*
N8 Raymond Legrand La Vie En Rose
Written-By – Piaf*, Louiguy
1949
O1 Vaughn Monroe And His Orchestra Riders In The Sky
Vocals – Vaughn MonroeWritten-By – Jones*
O2 Gene Autry Roodolf The Red-Nosed Reindeer
Written-By – Marks*
O3 Ronnie Ronalde Birdsong At Eventide
Written-By – Coates*
O4 Bing Crosby Careless Hands
Written-By – Hilliard*, Sigman*
O5 Guy Lombardo And His Royal Canadians Hop-Scotch Polka
Written-By – Sigman*, Rayburn*, Whitlock*
O6 Joy Nicholls* And Benny Lee On The 5.45
Written-By – Warren*
O7 Perry Como And The Fontane Sisters 'A' - You're Adorable
Written-By – Kaye*, Wise*, Lippman*
O8 Reg Dixon Confidentially
Organ – Reg DixonWritten-By – Dixon*
P1 Billy Cotton And His Band With Alan Breeze I've Got A Lovely Bunch Of Coconuts
Vocals – Alan BreezeWritten-By – Heatherton*
P2 Russ Morgan (2) Cruising Down The River
Written-By – Beadell*, Tollerton*
P3 Lee Lawrence How Can You Buy Killarney?
Written-By – Grundland*, Morrison*, Kennedy*, Steele*
P4 Gene Autry Peter Cottontail
Written-By – Rollins*, Nelson*
P5 Denny Dennis Is It Too Late?
Written-By – Towers*, White*
P6 Bing Crosby And Carmen Cavallaro And His Latin Rhythms The Four Winds And The Seven Seas
Written-By – Rodney*, David*
P7 Reggie Goff The Crystal Gaxer
Written-By – Petch*
P8 Fred Waring's Pennsylvanians* Dry Bones

Notes

All recordings in mono

Printed in England by Robert Stace

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Other (LP 1 - Catalog Number): RDM 9691
  • Other (LP 2 - Catalog Number): RDM 9692
  • Other (LP 3 - Catalog Number): RDM 9693
  • Other (LP 4 - Catalog Number): RDM 9694
  • Other (LP 5 - Catalog Number): RDM 9695
  • Other (LP 6 - Catalog Number): RDM 9696
  • Other (LP 7 - Catalog Number): RDM 9697
  • Other (LP 8 - Catalog Number): RDM 9698

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