cosimo code
LPs
  Originally thought to only apply to 45s, in the course of compiling this list we've learned that The Code was also used for EPs and LPs, following the same sequential pattern. The 'suffix' number was apparently assigned to each side of a master 'plate', no matter how many tracks it might contain. In the case of LPs, that number was usually preceded by an 'L'...
- Many thanks go to Peter Hoogers for digging deep once again and unearthing these rarities. Most of the scans below come from his collection. Lauriers also to Serge Tillard and his excellent website MONOLA! As always, we welcome you to post any new additions you might have on the forum.

Jimmy Clanton - My Best To You
   ACE LP 1011    94-L 207 / 94-L 208   (1961)

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1. Just A Dream
2. Another Sleepless Night
3. Go Jimmy Go
4. My Own True Love
5. Come Back
6. Wait

94-L 208
1. What Am I Gonna Do
2. If I
3. Little Boy In Love
4. I Trusted You
5. I'm Gonna Try
6. A Letter To An Angel


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J.B. Kling Jr. - "Cajun" Humor On The Bayou
   MONTEL LP 101    64 L-211 / 64 L-212   (1961)

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1. Introduction; Sherrif's Badge
2. Crossing the Bayou; Davy Crockett; Bathing Beauties; Mardi Gras & Weighing Scale; Gumbo & Alligator
3. No Left Turn; Circus Parade
4. Dept. Store Shopping; Tourist from Chicago
5. Arthritis

64 L-212
1. Bull Alligator; Layoff At The Plant; No No Leblanc
2. Coon Supper; Baptist & Catholic
3. Sex Talk; Baseball Game; Declaration Of Independence; Hurricane Audrey
4. Airplane Trip; Halo Statue; Closing

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More Laughs With C.Z. 'The Cajun' Breaux
   ACE LP 1013    94-L 234 / 94-L 235   (1961)

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94-L 234
"More Laughs With C.Z. 'The Cajun' Breaux"

94-L 235
"More Laughs With C.Z. 'The Cajun' Breaux"







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Various Artists - The Greatest 15 Hits On Ace
   ACE LP 1012    94-L-240 / 94-L-241   (1961)

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1. Just A Dream - by Jimmy Clanton
2. Sea Cruise - by Frankie Ford
3. Let The Good Times Roll - by Scotty McKay
4. Gee Baby - by Joe and Ann
5. Don't You Just Know It - by Huey 'Piano' Smith
6. High Blood Pressure - by The Clowns
7. New Orleans - by Big Boy Myles
8. Those Lonely Lonely Nights - by Earl King
94-L-241
1. We Like Birdland - by Bobby Marchan
2. Happy Sax - by Red Tyler
3. Teen Age Rock - by Little 'Gonzo' Booker
4. I'll Keep On Trying - by Eddi Bo
5. I Wanna Go Home - by C. Brown & A. Milburn
6. Such A Mess - by Lloyd Price
7. Little Chick Wah Wah - by Huey & Jerry


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Jimmy Clanton - Teenage Millionaire
   ACE LP 1014    94-L 323 / 94-L 324   (1961)

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1. Teenage Millionaire
2. Possibility
3. Smokey
4. Yogi
5. Kissin' Game
6. Somebody Nobody Wants
7. Back To School Blues - 8. Hello Mister Dream

94-L 324
1. Greenlight
2. Happy Times
3. Let's Twist Again
4. The Jet
5. The Way I Am
6. Lonely Life
7. Show Me
8. Oh Mary - 9. I Wait

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Huey Smith and His Clowns - For Dancing
   ACE LP 1015    94-L 370 / 94-L 371   (1961)

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1. She Got Low Down
2. Somewhere
3. Rockin Behind The Iron Curtain
4. Somebody Put A Tack
5. Doin The Beatnik Twist
6. We Want Him Under Alimony

94-L 371
1. Scald Dog
2. Susie Q
3. Free Single and Disengaged
4. Tuber-Cu-Lucas & The Sinus Flu
5. I Tried
6. Mean, Mean Man


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Kenny Gill - Fascinating Guitar
   MONTEL LP 102    64 L-420 / 64 L-421   (1961)

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1. Pledging My Love
2. Mary Ann
3. Golden Angel
4. Re-enlistment Blues
5. Song of the Islands
6. Lullaby of the Leaves

64 L-421
1. Blue Echo
2. Malaguena
3. I'll See You In My Dreams
4. Song From Moulin Rouge
5. Medley: Side by Side, The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise


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Roland Stone - Just A Moment
   ACE LP 1018    94-L 538 / 94-L 539   (1962)

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1. Just A Moment
2. Something Special
3. Because I Do
4. Desert Winds
5. I Can't Help It
6. Preacher's Daughter

94-L 539
1. I was A Fool
2. Everybody's Lonesome
3. Remember Me
4. Down The Road
5. I Wanna
6. Symphony Two


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Various Artists - Let's Have A Dance Party
   ACE LP 1019    94-L 542 / 94-L 543   (1962)

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1. The Pop-Eye - by Huey Smith & The Clowns
2. Charleston In The U.S.A. - by The Clowns
3. Come On Let's Hully Gully - by The Clowns
4. Stomping Everywhere - by The Clowns
5. Strollin' My Baby Back Home - by The Clowns
6. Do The Slop - by The Clowns

94-L 543
1. Crazy Bout The U.T. - by The Marvels
2. Continental Time - by The Marvels
3. Doin' Everything - by The Marvels
4. Don't Pony With Tony - by The Marvels
5. Gonna Do THe Fish - by Cliff Thomas
6. Twist On Little Girl - by Jimmy Clanton


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Scotty McKay - Tonight In Person
   ACE LP 1017    94-L 552 / 94-L 553   (1962)

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1. Olive Learned To Popeye
2. Sea Cruise
3. Roberta
4. Lonely, Lonely Nights
5. I've Got My Eyes On You
6. Shattered Dreams

94-L 553
1. Cry Me A River
2. Little Liza Jane
3. Let The Good Times Roll
4. Brown Eyed Handsome Man
5. You're So Square
6. Shame


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Emanuel Sayles Trio - Banjos On Bourbon
   NOBILITY LP 701    186 L-781 / 186 L-782   (1963)

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1. Alabama Jubilee
2. Sweet Georgia Brown
3. King Darktown Strutters Ball
4. Doodley Doo Doo

186 L-782
1. Dixie
2. Bill Bailey
3. Camptown Races
4. Ring De Banjo
5. Bye Bye Blackbird






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Guitar Moods of Kenny Gill + 2
   MONTEL LP 103    64 L-799 / 64 L-800   (1963)

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1. Easy Street
2. Laura
3. How High The Moon
4. Misty
5. Stomping at The Savoy
6. Return To Me
7. Don't Blame Me
64 L-800
1. September Song
2. September In The Rain
3. Moonlight In Vermont
4. Arrivaderci Roma
5. Blue Moon
6. As Time Goes By
7. It's Only A Paper Moon
8. Goofin' Off
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Albert 'Papa' French - A Night At Heritage Hall
   NOBILITY LP 702    186 L-842 / 186 L-843   (1963)

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1. Rampart Street Parade
2. Way Down Yonder In New Orleans
3. Marie Laveau
4. Shine
5. Darktown Strutters Ball
6. Mack The Knife

186 L-843
1. Alabama Jubilee
2. St. James Infirmary
3. Twelfth Street Rag
4. Savoy Blues
5. Bourbon Street Parade



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The Coventry Singers - Run Come See
   DOVER LP 1001    192 L-881 / 192 L-882   (1963)

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1. Wild Goose
2. Tom Dula
3. Little Tyke
4. Born In Bethlehem
5. The River Was Open
6. Gypsy Rover

192 L-882
1. Run Come See
2. Babe I'm Gonna Leave You
3. Chto Mne Gorge
4. My Love Doesn't Leave Me
5. Make Me A Pallet On Your Floor
6. Times Are Getting Hard Boys


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Louis Cottrell - Dixieland Hall Presents
   NOBILITY LP 703    186 L979 / 186 L980   (1963)

backbeat 186 L-979
1. When The Saints Go Marching In
2. You Don't Love Me
3. Let's Take A Ferryboat To New Orleans
4. Just A Closer Walk With Thee
5. Who's Sorry Now?

186 L-980
1. Back Home Again In Indiana
2. Down By The Riverside
3. Clarinet Marmalade
4. Bogalusa Strut





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'Frog' and his Friends - At Dixieland Hall
   NOBILITY LP 704    186 L-1038 / 186 L-1039   (1964)

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1. Wolverine Blues
2. Lassus Trombone
3. Wabash Blues
4. Hindustan

186 L-1039
1. Slide, Frog, Slide
2. Dixieland Hall Blues
3. Over The Waves
4. Dill Pickles
5. Walk Through The Streets Of The City





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Lee Harvey Oswald - Self Portrait In Red
   EYEWITNESS LP 1001    175-1058 / 175-1059   (1964)

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1. Introduction
2. Conversation Carte Blanche
3. Impressions of Oswald

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Blanche Thomas with 'Papa' French - Am I Blue
   NOBILITY LP 705    186 L-1088 / 186 L-1089   (1964)

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1. Some Of These Days
2. A Good Man Nowadays Is Hard To Find
3. Am I Blue
4. Bye Bye Blues
5. St. Louis Blues

186 L-1089
1. Basin Street Blues
2. Jelly Roll
3. Bill Bailey
4. Careless Love
5. Shimmy Like My Sister Kate




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'Kid' Howard - At Zion Hill Church (Great Spirituals)
   NOBILITY LP 706    186 L-1134 / 186 L-1135   (1964)

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1. Welcome Address by Rev. Alexander Griffin
2. Old Time Religion
3. In The Sweet Bye And Bye
4. Old Rugged Cross
5. He'll Understand And Say Well Done

186 L-1135
1. Over In The Gloryland
2. Just A Closer Walk With Thee
3. Lily of The Valley
4. Just A Little While To Stay Here





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Southland Spiritual Chanters - Walking The Heavenly Way
   WAJO LP 133    133 L-1231 / 133 L-1232   (1965)

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1. Walking The Heavenly Way
2. Hail Comes The Christian Army
3. I Am Thine O Lord
4. Leaning On The everlasting Arms
5. God Answers Prayer

133 L-1232
1. There's Nothing Like The Spirit
2. Lord Help Me Stay On The Road
3. He's Almighty
4. I'm Happy With Jesus Alone
5. I Walk With The King




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Paul Barbarin - Barbarin's Best At Dixieland Hall
   NOBILITY LP 707    186 L-1298 / 186 L-1299   (1965)

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1. Second Line
2. What Can I Say After I Say I'm Sorry
3. Maryland, My Maryland
4. Sugar Blues
5. Tiger Rag

186 L-1299
1. Little Liza Jane
2. Back Of Town Blues
3. Pallet On The Floor
4. High Society





Paul Barbarin - Last Journey of a Jazzman
   NOBILITY LP 708    186 L-1381 / 186 L-1382   (1965)

backbeat 186 L-1381
1. Just A Little While To Stay Here
2. What A Friend I Have In Jesus


186 L-1382
1. Lead Me Savior
2. Just A Closer Walk With Thee
3. Nearer My God To Thee
4. Abide With Me
5. When The Saints Go Marching In
6. Bourbon Street Parade
7. Bill Bailey
8. Second Line
9. Darktown Strutters Ball


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Paul Barbarin - Last Journey of a Jazzman Vol.2
   NOBILITY LP 709    186 L-1383 / 186 L-1384   (1965)

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1. Just A Little While To Stay Here
2. What A Friend I Have In Jesus
3. Lead Me, Savior
4. Just A Closer walk With Thee
5. Nearer My God To Thee

186 L-1384
1. Lead Me Savior
2. Just A Closer Walk With Thee
3. Abide With Me
4. When The Saints Go Marching In
5. Bourbon Street Parade
6. Bill Bailey
7. Second Line
8. Darktown Strutters Ball

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Albert 'Papa' French - A Night At Heritage Hall Vol.2
   NOBILITY LP 702b    186 L-1445 / 186 L-1446   (1965)

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1. Panama Rag
2. Angry
3. Just A Closer Walk With Thee
4. Mississippi Mud
5. Yes Sir, That's My Baby

186 L-1446
1. Beale Street Blues
2. Down By The Riverside
3. Yellow Dog Blues
4. Ting A Ling
5. Didn't He Ramble!




Luke Thompson and his Green Valley Boys
   HAMMOND LP 4495    67-L 1451 / 67-L 1452   (1965)

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At this point, we are unsure if an actual cover for this LP exists.

George Lewis - At Dixieland Hall
   NOBILITY LP 710    186 L-1660 / 186 L-1661   (1966)

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1. Gettysburg March
2. Canal Street Blues
3. Perdido
4. Memphis Blues
5. Burgundy Street Blues

186 L-1661
1. Bugle Boy March
2. Alexander's Ragtime Band
3. Over The Waves
4. Redwing





Sweet Emma - At Heritage Hall
   SHALOM LP 711    133 L-1701 / 186 L-1702   (1966)

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1. Somebody Stole My Gal
2. Chinatown
3. Bye And Bye
4. Whenever You're Lonesome, Telephone Me
5. Bill Bailey

133 L-1702
1. Down In Honky Tonk Town
2. I Ain't Gonna Give Nobody None
3. Yes Sir, That's My Baby
4. Black And Blue
5. Saint Louis Blues




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Robert Parker - Barefootin'
   NOLA LP 1001    205-L 1761 / 205-L 1762   (1966)

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1. Barefootin'
2. Let's Go Baby (Where The Action Is)
3. Mr. Pitiful
4. I've Been Loving You Too Long
5. Soul Kind of Loving
6. C.C. Rider

205-L 1762
1. The Scratch
2. Happy Feet
3. In The Midnight Hour
4. Directly From The Heart
5. Heading For A Fall
6. I Can't Help Myself


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Varieties Of Tempos - Volumes I & II
   THE DRESDEN CO. INC. LP    133-L 1774 / 133-L 1775   (1966)

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1. Mimi
2. A Little Bit Independent
3. Little Girl
4. Give My Rgards To Broadway
5. Jealous
6. Green Eyes
7. The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise
133-L 1775
1. A Fine Romance
2. Blue Skies
3. Honeysuckle Rose
4. Cecelia
5. Shine
6. Bye Bye Baby
7. I'll See You In My Dreams
8. Tiptoe Through The Tulips
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Ronnie Kole - Live at Kole's Corner
   WHITE CLIFFS LP 1001    205-L 1829 / 205-L 1830   (1966)

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1. Love In A Minor Chord
2. Wedding In Israel
3. Warsaw Concerto
4. The Magic Is You
5. Ebb Tide
6. Satin Doll

205-L 1830
1. More
2. Misty
3. Tony's Tune
4. Laura
5. Granada
6. Jax Jingle


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Aaron Neville - Tell It Like It Is
   PAR LO LP 1    232-L 2067 / 232-L 2068   (1967)

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1. Tell It Like It Is
2. Why Worry
3. She Took You For A Ride
4. A Hard Nut To Crack
5. You Think You're So Smart
6. Jailhouse

205-L 2068
1. Bet You're Surprised
2. Love, Love, Love
3. Since You're Gone
4. Space Man
5. Hold On, Help Is On The Way



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Pilgrim's Rest Baptist Church Choir - Recorded Live
  ROSEMONT LP 1001    133-L 2276 / 133-L 2277   (1967)

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1. Blessed Is He
2. He's Merciful
3. King Jesus Is A-Listening
4. Let Me Ride

133-L 2277
1. If You Pray
2. Wonderful, Wonderful, Wonderful
3. He's Sweet I Know







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Various Artists - All These Things
  INSTANT LP 71000    11-L-2305 / 11-L-2306   (1967)

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1. All These Things - by Art Neville
2. Lover Of Loves - by Lee Dorsey
3. Something You Got - by Chris Kenner
4. Pass The Hatchet - by Roger & The Gypsies
5. It Do Me Good - by The Pitter Pats
6. I've Done It Again - by Aaron Neville

11-L-2306
1. Young Man Old Man - by The Stokes
2. Land Of 1000 Dances - by Chris Kenner
3. Lottie Mo - by Lee Dorsey
4. New Kind Of Love - by Willie Harper
5. I'm Gonna Put Some Hurt On You - by Raymond Lewis
6. For Every Boy There's A Girl - by Aaron Neville
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El Formidable Ciro at Chateau Flamenco
   COSIMO'S STUDIO LP    133-L2407 / 133-L2408   (1967)

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1. Sevillana I (Company)
2. Sevillana III (Rosa Montoya)
3. Alegrias (Rosa Montoya)
4. Zapateado (Luisa Escobar)
5. Solea (Ciro)
6. La Luna Y El Toro (Ciro)

133-L2408
1. La Nina De La Venta (Rosa Montoya)
2. Seguiriya (Rosa Montoya)
3. Farruca (Ciro)
4. Bulerias (Company)





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Waldron 'Frog' Joseph - Old New Orleans Dixieland
   DULAI LP 800    255 L-2413 / 255 L-2414   (1967)

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1. We Danced At The Mardi Gras
2. If I Ever Cease To Love
3. The Saints
4. Muskrat Ramble

255 L-2414
1. 2189 Rag
2. Tishmingo Blues
3. Dipper Mouth Blues
4. Petite Fleur
5. Ory's Creole Trombone





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Nickie's Jass Band
   WHITE CLIFFS LP 1003    133-L2488 / 133-L2489   (1967)

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1. Yearning
2.Wabash Blues
3. Liebestraum
4. I Get The Blues When It Rains

133-L2489
1. Fidgety Feet
2. Georgia On My Mind
3. When The Saints Go Marching In
4. Memphis Blues
5. Do You Know What It Means To Miss New Orleans




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Trombones Beaucoup - Swing Low
   WHITE CLIFFS LP 1002    255-L2490S / 255-2491S   (1967)

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1. Swing Low Sweet Chariot
2. Down By The Riverside
3. Standing In The Need Of Prayer
4. Green Leaves Of Summer
5. Trombone Polka
6. Georgy Girl

255-2491S
1. Saints
2. The Shadow Of Your Smile
3. Baby Get Away From Me
4. Alley Cat
5. Happy Go Lucky
6. Born Free


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Armand Hug Plays Jazz At The Royal Orleans
  WHITE CLIFFS LP 1005    205-L2560 / 205-L2561   (1968)

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1. Maple Leaf Rag
2. Basin Street Blues
3. Poor Butterfly
4. The Saints
5. Ain't Misbehavin'...
6. Royal Orleans Moods
7. Huggin' The Keys

205-L2561
1. Just A Closer Walk With Thee
2. Tiger Rag
3. Original Dixieland One Step
4. Rinky-Tinky Waltz
5. High Society
6. Float Me Down The River...

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The Fabulous Last Straws - When The Saints Go Marching In
  DULAI LP 803    2621 / 2622   (1968)

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1. Alabama Jubilee
2. Sweet Georgia Brown
3. Darktown Strutters Ball
4. Doodely Doo Doo

2622
1. Dixie
2. Bill Bailey
3. Camptown Races
4. Ring De Banjo
5. Bye Bye Blackbird






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Seven B Test Pressing
  219-4190 / 219-L4191   (1970)

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This LP apparently never saw actual release. It is interesting to note that the blank disk for this test pressing originated at Buster Williams' Plastic Products in Memphis, Tennessee.

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