1953 Ad Capitol Records Billy May Orchestra Dance Band - ORIGINAL MZ1

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This is an original 1953 black and white print ad for the General Artists Corporation and Capitol Records, featuring a musical release from Billy May and his Orchestra (with "The Encores"), a great dance band. May was a trumpeter and composer who also wrote musical scores for films and movies.

CONDITION

This 58+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Moderate aging throughout. Moderate creasing.Original mailing center crease. Some moderate surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is bleed-through from the print on the reverse. Please also note that the creasing in this ad is from the original folding and shipping of the publication.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10.25 x 7 inches; 26 x 18 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: Vintage Advertising, dancer, dancing, music, musician, orchestral, big band, recording, album, instrument, instrumental, instrumentalist, performer, entertainer, trumpet, G. A. C., GAC, arranger

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