Varsity

Varsity

Profile:
Initially launched as a subsidiary of United States Record Corporation in 1939 by Eli Oberstein. The company went bankrupt in 1940.
The label was revived in the late 1940s, as a subsidiary of Wright Record Corporation, first in New York, then in Meriden, Connecticut.
Parent Label:
[l100103]

Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
12 Barbara Brown (8) & Johnny Frank, Varsity Orchestra With Chorus* Barbara Brown (8) & Johnny Frank, Varsity Orchestra With Chorus* - The Pussy Cat Song (Nyow! Nyot! Nyow!) / Cruising Down The River(7", Single, Red) Varsity, Varsity 12 US Unknown Sell This Version
101 The Varsity Orchestra, Tyler Duo The Varsity Orchestra, Tyler Duo - Woody Woodpecker / My Happiness(Shellac, 10") Varsity 101 US 1948 Sell This Version
102 Varsity Orchestra Love Somebody / Maybe You'll Be There(Shellac, 10") Varsity 102 Unknown Sell This Version
102 Barbara and Frank / The Varsity Orchestra Love Somebody / Maybe You'll Be There(Shellac, 10") Varsity 102 US Unknown Sell This Version
104 Bob Stanley And His Orchestra Blue Danube / Emperor Waltz(Shellac, 10") Varsity 104 US Unknown Sell This Version
106 Barbara Brown (8) & Jimmie Valentine / Varsity Ragtime Band Barbara Brown (8) & Jimmie Valentine / Varsity Ragtime Band - Confess / 12th Street Rag(Shellac, 10") Varsity 106 US Unknown Sell This Version
108 Jimmie Valentine Quintet / Barbara Brown (8) Jimmie Valentine Quintet / Barbara Brown (8) - Blue Bird Of Happiness / A Tree In The Meadow(Shellac, 10") Varsity 108 US Unknown Sell This Version
110 Johnny Frank Every Day I Love You / It's Magic(Shellac, 10") Varsity 110 US 1948 Sell This Version
112 Russell Bennett And His Orchestra / Ted Straeter And His Orchestra Russell Bennett And His Orchestra / Ted Straeter And His Orchestra - Speak Low / The Most Beautiful Girl In The World(Shellac, 10") Varsity 112 US Unknown Sell This Version
113 Jimmie Valentine Quintet, Lee Martin Jimmie Valentine Quintet, Lee Martin - It's Too Soon To Know / You Came A Long Way From St. Louis(Shellac, 10") Varsity 113 US Unknown Sell This Version
114 Barbara Brown (8) / Jesse Rogers Barbara Brown (8) / Jesse Rogers - Buttons And Bows / The Yellow Rose Of Texas(Shellac, 10") Varsity 114 US Unknown Sell This Version
115 Bob Stanley And His Orchestra Tales From The Vienna Woods / A Thousand And One Nights(Shellac, 10") Varsity 115 US Unknown Sell This Version
116 Barbara Brown (8) With The Varsity Rhumba Band / The Varsity Orchestra With The Valentine Choir Barbara Brown (8) With The Varsity Rhumba Band / The Varsity Orchestra With The Valentine Choir - Cuando La Gusta / For You(Shellac, 10", Single) Varsity 116 US Unknown Sell This Version
117 Johnny Frank Slow Boat To China(Shellac, 10") Varsity 117 US Unknown Sell This Version
119 Johnny Frank - Tyler Duo With Varsity Orchestra, Johnny Frank With Varsity Orchestra Johnny Frank - Tyler Duo With Varsity Orchestra, Johnny Frank With Varsity Orchestra - I Still Get A Thrill / Brush Those Tears From Your Eyes(Shellac, 10") Varsity 119 US Unknown Sell This Version
120 Varsity Orchestra Who Besides You, Besides Me / You, You, You Are The One(Shellac, 10") Varsity 120 US Unknown Sell This Version
121 Various My Darling, My Darling(10", Comp, Mono) Varsity 121 US Unknown Sell This Version
124 Tyler Duo / The Varsity Orchestra Tyler Duo / The Varsity Orchestra - Lavender Blue (Dilly Dilly) / Wabash Blues)(Shellac, 10") Varsity 124 US Unknown Sell This Version
127 Barbara Brown (8) / Johnny Frank Barbara Brown (8) / Johnny Frank - Far Away Places / Galway Bay(Shellac, 10") Varsity 127 US Unknown Sell This Version
132 Johnny Frank, Tyler Duo Johnny Frank, Tyler Duo - Once In Love With Amy/Sunflower(10") Varsity 132 US Unknown Sell This Version
135 Various Forever And Ever(10", Mono) Varsity 135 US Unknown Sell This Version
136 Johnny Frank All Right Louie Drop The Gun / A Bluebird Singing In My Heart(Shellac, 10") Varsity 136 Unknown Sell This Version
137 Johnny Frank Down By The Station / "A" - You're Adorable(Shellac, 10") Varsity 137 Unknown Sell This Version
138 The Sweethearts (Jack & Jill) With Their Orchestra* Again / Need You(Shellac, 10") Varsity 138 US 1949 Sell This Version
139 Jill Jordan Everywhere You Go/I Don't See Me In Your Eyes Anymore(Shellac, 10") Varsity 139 Unknown Sell This Version
142 Paul Paine And His Society Orchestra Honey Bun / A Cock-Eyed Optimist(Shellac, 10", Single) Varsity 142 US Unknown Sell This Version
144 Jim Smith And The Buccaneers* Riders In The Sky/Five Foot Two, Eyes Of Blue (Has Anybody Seen My Girl?)(Shellac, 10") Varsity 144 US Unknown Sell This Version
149 Jim and Betty Smith and Orchestra, Betty Smith and Orchestra Jim and Betty Smith and Orchestra, Betty Smith and Orchestra - Baby It's Cold Outside / I Didn't Know The Gun Was Loaded(Shellac, 10") Varsity 149 US Unknown Sell This Version
151 Percy Faith And His Orchestra* The Touch Of Your Hand / Begin The Beguine(Shellac, 10") Varsity 151 US Unknown Sell This Version
152 Percy Faith And His Orchestra* All Through The Night / That Old Black Magic(Shellac, 10") Varsity 152 US Unknown Sell This Version
153 Percy Faith And His Orchestra* Temptation / Dancing In The Dark(Shellac, 10") Varsity 153 US Unknown Sell This Version
160 Todd Manners You're Breaking My Heart / There's Yes Yes In Your Eyes(Shellac, 10") Varsity 160 Unknown Sell This Version
161 Louis Prima And His Orchestra Angelina(Shellac, 10") Varsity 161 US Unknown Sell This Version
162 Louis Prima And His Orchestra Josephina Please No Leana On Da Bell / Oh Marie(Shellac, 10") Varsity 162 US 1946 Sell This Version
164 Jan Peerce Macushla / L'amour-Toujours-L'amour(Shellac, 10") Varsity 164 US Unknown Sell This Version
176 Phil Regan With Male Quartet Orch Directed By Phil Davis Phil Regan With Male Quartet Orch Directed By Phil Davis - Cuddle Up A Little Closer/If I Had My Way(Shellac, 10") Varsity 176 US Unknown Sell This Version
177 Morton Downey Blue Skies/My O'Darlin'!, My O'Lovely,My O'Brien(Shellac, 10") Varsity 177 Unknown Sell This Version
178 Danny O'Neil (3) Peg O' My Heart / Peggy O'Neil(Shellac, 10") Varsity 178 1949 Sell This Version
189 Lew Ayres David And The King / Noah Part 2(Shellac, 10") Varsity 189 US Unknown Sell This Version
191 Todd Manners With Orchestra / Sylvia Barry With Orchestra Todd Manners With Orchestra / Sylvia Barry With Orchestra - That Lucky Old Sun / (Where Are You) Now That I Need You(Shellac, 10") Varsity 191 US 1949 Sell This Version
193 The Three Suns Who's Sorry Now? / By The Waters Of Minnetonka(Shellac, 10") Varsity 193 US Unknown Sell This Version
194 Louis Prima And His Orchestra Chinatown, My Chinatown / Anniversary Song(Shellac, 10") Varsity 194 US Unknown Sell This Version
195 Louis Prima And His Orchestra There's A Broken Heart For Every Light On Broadway / I Can't Give You Anything But Love(Shellac, 10") Varsity 195 US 1950 Sell This Version
197 Jack Smith (3) With Noro Morales Orchestra* Jack Smith (3) With Noro Morales Orchestra* - Linda Mujur / Babalu(Shellac, 10") Varsity 197 US 1949 Sell This Version
205 Morton Downey More Than You Know / The Whole World Is Singing My Song(Shellac, 10") Varsity 205 Unknown Sell This Version
207 Ray Bloch His Orchestra And Chorus* / Kay Armen With Ray Bloch's Orchestra* Ray Bloch His Orchestra And Chorus* / Kay Armen With Ray Bloch's Orchestra* - The Band Played On(Shellac, 10") Varsity 207 US Unknown Sell This Version
208 Bob Hannon , With The Elm City Four Bob Hannon , With The Elm City Four - Sweet Marie / Sweet Genevieve(Shellac, 10") Varsity 208 US Unknown Sell This Version
213 Rex Turner And The Westerners Jealous Heart / I'm Throwing Rice At The Girl I Love(Shellac, 10", Single) Varsity 213 US Unknown Sell This Version
216 Rex Turner Slipping Around / I'll Never Slip Around Again(Shellac, 10") Varsity 216 Unknown Sell This Version
219 Juanita Hall And Choir Old Black Joe / De Camptown Races / Oh Susanna(Shellac, 10") Varsity 219 Unknown Sell This Version
227 Noro Morales & His Orchestra Junglero / Montuno In G(Shellac, 10") Varsity 227 US Unknown Sell This Version
230 Rex Turner Mule Train / Johnson Rag(Shellac, 10") Varsity 230 Unknown Sell This Version
231 Jimmie Livingston And His Orchestra* There's A Bluebird On Your Windowsill / A Dreamer's Holiday(Shellac, 10") Varsity 231 Unknown Sell This Version
233 Jimmie Livingston And His Orchestra* I've Got A Lovely Bunch Of Cocoanuts / Some Little Someone(Shellac, 10") Varsity 233 US Unknown Sell This Version
235 The Twilight Three* Soft Lights And Sweet Music / Lady Of The Evening(Shellac, 10") Varsity 235 US Unknown Sell This Version
240 Louis Prima And His Orchestra Robin Hood / Brooklyn Boogie(Shellac, 10") Varsity 240 US Unknown Sell This Version
241 Curley Marrow And His Band Dear Hearts And Gentle People / I Gotta Have My Baby Back(Shellac, 10", Mono) Varsity 241 US Unknown Sell This Version
245 Lee Wiley / Ray Heatherton Lee Wiley / Ray Heatherton - But Nt For Me / 'Swonderful(Shellac, 10") Varsity 245 UK Unknown Sell This Version
246 Alan Dale and George Paxton Orchestra* Alan Dale and George Paxton Orchestra* - Ev'rytime We Say Goodbye / I've Got You Under My Skin(Shellac, 10") Varsity 246 US Unknown Sell This Version
250 Ashley's Rhythm Men Chattanooga Shoe Shine Boy(Shellac, 10") Varsity 250 US Unknown Sell This Version
251 Art White's Orchestra, Hugh Ashley Art White's Orchestra, Hugh Ashley - A Dream Is A Wish Your Heart Makes(Shellac, 10", Mono) Varsity 251 Unknown Sell This Version
252 Art White's Orchestra The Third Man Theme / Square Dance Tonight(Shellac, 10") Varsity 252 Unknown Sell This Version
253 Louis Prima And His Orchestra St. Louis Blues / Baby Won't You Please Come Home(Shellac, 10") Varsity 253 US Unknown Sell This Version
254 Art White's Orchestra Music Music Music / Echoes(Shellac, 10") Varsity 254 US Unknown Sell This Version
255 Hugh Ashley With Orchestra* Enjoy Yourself / Wedding Samba(Shellac, 10") Varsity 255 US Unknown Sell This Version
257 Curley Marrow And His Band Daddy's Little Girl / Quicksilver(Shellac, 10") Varsity 257 US Unknown Sell This Version
259 The Five De Marco Sisters* / Jack Leonard The Five De Marco Sisters* / Jack Leonard - Doin' What Comes Natur'lly / They Say It's Wonderful(Shellac, 10") Varsity 259 US Unknown Sell This Version
262 Hugh Ashley And His Orchestra, Jimmie Livingston and his Orchestra Hugh Ashley And His Orchestra, Jimmie Livingston and his Orchestra - Cry Of The Wild Goose / Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen(Shellac, 10") Varsity 262 US Unknown Sell This Version
263 Hugh Ashley And The Four Chords (If I Knew You Were Comin') I'd I've Baked A Cake / Dearie(Shellac, 10") Varsity 263 US 1950 Sell This Version
264 Art White's Orchestra The Charleston / Varsity Drag(Shellac, 10") Varsity 264 US Unknown Sell This Version
265 Jimmie McKee With Quartet And Orchestra / Thelma Carpenter With Orchestra With The Ames Brothers Jimmie McKee With Quartet And Orchestra / Thelma Carpenter With Orchestra With The Ames Brothers - My Folish Heart / American Lullaby(Shellac, 10") Varsity 265 US Unknown Sell This Version
268 Cootie Williams And His Orchestra, Jimmie McKee and Orchestra Cootie Williams And His Orchestra, Jimmie McKee and Orchestra - I Want To Be Loved / On The Outgoing Tide(Shellac, 10") Varsity 268 US Unknown Sell This Version
273 Art White And Orchestra Count Every Star / Mona Lisa(Shellac, 10", Mono) Varsity 273 US Unknown Sell This Version
286 Danny O'Neil (4) With The Twilight Three Danny O'Neil (4) With The Twilight Three - Just A Cottage Small / Love Nest(10") Varsity 286 US 1948 Sell This Version
287 Stevens Orchestra Body And Soul / I Cover The Water Front(10") Varsity 287 US Unknown Sell This Version
294 Johnnie Guarnieri* My Gal Sal(Shellac, 10") Varsity 294 US Unknown Sell This Version
299 Eric Silver (4) First Noel; Holy Night / Little Town Of Bethlehem(10") Varsity 299 US Unknown Sell This Version
301 Eric Silver (4) Silent Night, Holy Night / God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen; Adeste Fideles(10") Varsity 301 US Unknown Sell This Version
501 Varsity Polka Band Beer Barrel Polka / Saturday Night Polka(10") Varsity 501 US Unknown Sell This Version
504 Enric Madriguera Orchestra* / D'Artega Orchestra* Enric Madriguera Orchestra* / D'Artega Orchestra* - Chiu Chiu / El Choclo(Shellac, 10") Varsity 504 US Unknown Sell This Version
505 Lani McIntire And His Hawaiians Song Of The Islands / Aloha - Farewell To Thee 505 US Unknown Sell This Version
506 Lani McIntire And His Hawaiians Hilo March / Kalima Waltz 506 US 1949 Sell This Version
509 Bob Stanley And His Orchestra Missouri Waltz / Let Me Call You Sweetheart(Shellac, 10", Single) Varsity 509 US 1949 Sell This Version
511 Various White Christmas / Oh Little Town Of Bethlehem / God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen 511 US Unknown Sell This Version
514 The Varsity Caroleers Silent Night, Holy Night / Adeste Fideles(10") Varsity 514 Unknown Sell This Version
517 Bob Stanley And His Orchestra Three O'Clock In The Morning / Merry Widow Waltz(Shellac, 10") Varsity 517 US Unknown Sell This Version
518 Bob Stanley And His Orchestra Gold And Silver Waltz / The Waltz You Saved For Me(Shellac, 10") Varsity 518 Unknown Sell This Version
519 Frank Connors I'll Take You Home Again Kathleen(Shellac, 10") Varsity 519 US Unknown Sell This Version
520 Frank Connors Rose Of Tralee / My Wild Irish Rose(Shellac, 10") Varsity 520 Unknown Sell This Version
521 Roy Smeck And The Music Men / Red River Dave Roy Smeck And The Music Men / Red River Dave - Mexicali Rose / Red River Valley(Shellac, 10") Varsity 521 US Unknown Sell This Version
522 John (Santa) Klaus, The Varsity Caroleers John (Santa) Klaus, The Varsity Caroleers - Here Comes Santa Claus(Shellac, 10", Mono) Varsity 522 US Unknown Sell This Version
523 D'Artega And His Orchestra Peanut Vendor / A Media Luz(Shellac, 10") Varsity 523 US Unknown Sell This Version
524 Lani McIntire And His Aloha Islanders Isle Of Golden Dreams / Drowsy Waters(Shellac, 10") Varsity 524 US Unknown Sell This Version
528 Varsity String Band* Uptown-Downtown / Sanita Hill(Shellac, 10") Varsity 528 US Unknown Sell This Version
531 Red River Dave / Jesse Rogers Red River Dave / Jesse Rogers - Home On The Range / The Cattle Call(Shellac, 10") Varsity 531 US Unknown Sell This Version
532 Red River Dave / Jesse Rogers Red River Dave / Jesse Rogers - Empty Saddles / When The Bloom Is On The Sage(Shellac, 10") Varsity 532 US Unknown Sell This Version
534 Noy Gorodinsky And His Gypsy Ensemble, D'Artega And His Orchestra Noy Gorodinsky And His Gypsy Ensemble, D'Artega And His Orchestra - A Gypsy's Dream / My Heart At Thy Sweet Voice(Shellac, 10") Varsity 534 US Unknown Sell This Version
535 Bob Stanley And His Orchestra, D'Artega And His Orchestra Bob Stanley And His Orchestra, D'Artega And His Orchestra - Gypsy Dance / Fire Dance(Shellac, 10") Varsity 535 US Unknown Sell This Version
536 Bob Stanley And His Orchestra Merry Widow Waltz / Count Of Luxembourg(Shellac, 10") Varsity 536 US Unknown Sell This Version
537 Bob Stanley And His Orchestra Sari / Dolores(Shellac, 10") Varsity 537 US Unknown Sell This Version