Thursday, December 16, 2010

Retro Hi-Fi Girl Friday

Ah Mamie Van Doren

I'm heading out of town first thing in the morning for some Austin record shopping so here is HiFi Girl a little early. I get emails if I miss a Friday.

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  1. You really shouldn't treat records that way.

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  2. Great blog, interesting contents. Happy I have found it. Keep blogging.

    Pawel

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  3. How was the Austin LP harvest? I'll be home there next week, where's the good picking these days???

    Oh, Mamie was the first woman I saw naked...in Playboy, 1964! Crap she was hot! I won't mention what evil habit she initiated for me...hairy palms, anyone!!!

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  4. Harvest was good except my credit card was stolen so my shopping was cut short.

    Have you seen Mamie in the movie Two Nuts In Search Of A Bolt? It is awesome.

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  5. I had a comparable 1950s record player with built in tube amplifier and speaker. Great sound, particularly with 78s! Missed Mamie somehow. Was she sold separately or as an add-on?

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  6. I'm guessing it's a 2-tube model? (Referring to the record player!) Usually a 50L6 beam pentode and a 35Z5 half-wave rectifier.

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