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Re: [ARSCLIST] Prices of early high-quality phonographs

In a message dated 5/13/2009 1:35:56 P.M. Eastern Daylight Time,  
clarkjohnsen@xxxxxxxxx writes:

When my  parents went shopping for our first TV in the early Fifties,
no one was  looking at the picture or listening to the sound; it was all
about  furniture.

In 1900 (when a dollar was a dollar), Columbia offered the Multiplex  
Graphophone Grand, with triple stereo wax cylinders, each 14" long, for only  
$1000. F.O.B. Bridgeport, Conn.
 Not many were sold.
 _www.phonobooks.com_ (http://www.phonobooks.com) 

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