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 Post subject: Interesting Victrola Dealer Tags and Labels
PostPosted: Wed Nov 01, 2017 11:44 am 
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My Victrola IV has this metal tag from the original dealer. Apparently, this was from an undertaker who sold Victrolas on the side, or vice versa. Maybe grieving widows proved to be easy prey for talking machine salesmen. :D I have been attempted to sell this rather ordinary machine on many occasions, but this tag holds me back. I was wondering if anyone else had equally interesting dealer markings on their machines.


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 Post subject: Re: Interesting Victrola Dealer Tags and Labels
PostPosted: Wed Nov 01, 2017 1:33 pm 
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Pretty cool.
This machine surrounds hate and forces it to surrender-Pete Seeger.


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 Post subject: Re: Interesting Victrola Dealer Tags and Labels
PostPosted: Wed Nov 01, 2017 2:04 pm 
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music is time travel and strings moments in time together like nothing else I know -- Kathleen Lane
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I have several machines with dealer tags, but none as cool as this one!
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 Post subject: Re: Interesting Victrola Dealer Tags and Labels
PostPosted: Wed Nov 01, 2017 5:28 pm 
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I know it's not a dealer tag but instead I have a brush, likely a promotion giveaway with similar offerings from this dealer.
Mike, if you want to sell it, I'm a buyer. Joe


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 Post subject: Re: Interesting Victrola Dealer Tags and Labels
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Not as cool as an undertaker, but still a strange combination of products.


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 Post subject: Re: Interesting Victrola Dealer Tags and Labels
PostPosted: Sat Nov 04, 2017 4:35 pm 
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