Emile Berliner 7in Discs: + Others as described (100)+,
7X, 13X, 19Y, 62Z, 104, 113, 117, 119, 175ZZ, 190ZZ, 196Z, 200, 211, 218, 225, 228, 241Z, 246Z, 2-2006, 307Z, 403V, 495Y, 643, 644, 645, 646, 647, 824, 858Z, 902, 930Z, 967, 967ZZ, 981, 983W, 996X, 995, 1000, 1049, 1109, 1143, 1302Y, 1464, 1830Z, 1838, 1910, 2-2007, 2-2009, 2039E, 2-2043, 2-2052, 2-2063, 2066, 2100, 2175Z, 2195, 2253, 2269, 2302, 2337, 2485, 2525, 2527, 2528, 2568, 2670X, 2676, 2677, 2689, 2697, 2718, 2769, 2885X, 2912X, 2916, 2918, 2920, 2939, 2984, 3007H, 3007E, 3193, 3209, 32443, 32654, 3304, 4025E, 4104, 4112, 4153, 4506, 40192, 6000, 6304, 7554, 7850E, 7921, 8031, 9277E, 9317E.
Also included in the lot: UN-NUMBERED Berliner 7in disc produced and promoted by the Daily Mail newspaper, London, its purpose being to raise funds for soldiers wounded during the Boer War in South Africa, as disabled ex-soldiers were begging in the streets of London which was causing considerable social discord.
Also included in the group 'Improved Berliner Gram-O-Phone Record' Red Shellac X2, The Haydn Quartet (No 36) and 'Sousa’s Band' (No 641) Plus x1 'Columbia Disc Record' No 1155 (A superb example). Finally, also included is a BBC 12in Transcription disc, being a copy of Berliner Disc No 25 'The Lord’s Prayer' Spoken by Emile Berliner and recorded in 1888. (Box 1). Viewing highly recommended - (Box1).
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