Discolux (France) / c. 1932

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Design: A winged cherub sitting on a fluted column pipes a tune. Perhaps the image is meant to represent the pagan Greek god Pan, who, in the form of a shepherd boy, enchanted hearers with his music. However, Pan in mythology was a hybrid, half-human and half goat.

History: Unknown (have info? Please send to info.re.78s@shaw.ca). Label scan courtesy of collector and musicologist Bill Dean-Myatt of the U.K., who notes that this record was made in a flexible material.

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