Records: Down with High Prices

Ferguson, Stanley
September 1940
New Republic;9/9/40, Vol. 103 Issue 11, p353
The article reports on the 25 to 50 percent price cuts on Columbia and Victor recordings. The reduction in prices has been accompanied by the shuffling of artists and musical organizations. Columbia has added the New York Philharmonic, the American Youth Orchestra and the Pittsburgh Orchestra. Victor's cut in record prices will probably lessen the attractiveness of its Black Seal classic series.


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