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By Tim Gracyk Lots of people, have thanked me for this "crash course" on the value of 78s and how to sell them. I wrote it to help people so they can get a fair price when selling their 78s.

For additional help, see my other article on this topic, called The Value of Old 78s.

covers all confirmed issues on Leeds' succession of flagship labels (Leeds, Imperial, Sun, and Peerless) as well as its numerous client and subsidiary brands.

A provisional listing of Leeds & Catlin and Radium cylinders is also included.

Various gospel, blues and swing recordings used the phrase before it became used more frequently – but still intermittently – in the late 1930s and 1940s, principally on recordings and in reviews of what became known as rhythm and blues music aimed at a black audience.