His Masters Voice 1

"His Master's Voice" (Canada) / 1928

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Design: A delightful picture of 'Mistress' Mary watering her garden of cockle-shells (and on the reverse side, Humpty Dumpty on the wall), in the style of the popular illustrator Arthur Rackham (1867-1939).

History: Emil Berliner founded the Berliner Gram-O-Phone company in Montreal in 1900, which featured the name 'His Master's Voice' on the label. Victor acquired Berliner's Canadian-based company in 1924, operating it as a subsidiary from then on.

Design variations of this label in this decade (click on image to view page):

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