My May 25th Auction is Killer Blues 78's!!

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Welcome to my May 25th Killer Blues 78's auction!!!



THIS AUCTION WILL BE ONE FOR THE HISTORY BOOKS!


YES, this auction is going to be talked about by record collectors for decades to come! ALL 78's, a mixture of Pre-War and Post War Blues and featuring the single most desirable post war blues 78 of all time — Joe Hill Louis on "It's The Phillips" label!!!

YES, this is THE most legendary and desirable of all Post War Blues 78's. It is the very FIRST SUN RELEASE! Before he called the label SUN, Sam Phillips issued this record using the label name of "It's The Phillips."

This is the SUPERMAN #1 of the record collecting world! The Babe Ruth Rookie Card (if there is such a thing)! The SUN collectors' Holy Grail! NO SUN label collection can be complete without this one.

SUN is THE most talked about and collected label in the record collecting world. And this one is musically stunning and almost NEVER COMES UP FOR SALE. It takes a death, a divorce or a heavily lopsided trade to pry one out of a collector's hands! WHATEVER IT SELLS FOR NOW, IT WILL BE A BARGAIN IN THE FUTURE!!!

There are less than ten known copies and this one is in KILLER condition with just a very few light scuffs. I am grading it an E- or a 7 out of 10 if you use that scale. It PLAYS like NEW — loud, clean and clear!!!

Be prepared to go to the wall to snag this gem. There is already much interest since I have alerted folks it was coming up for sale. It SHOULD sell for a world record price.

Competition will be fierce.

A call back request is a necessity on this one!

Raid your piggy bank, borrow from a rich relative, do whatever you have to do in your resolve to win this treasure. You will never regret this purchase as it will be the CROWN JEWEL of any Post War or SUN record collection.

While I have an unplayed copy in my personal Blues collection, this is my duplicate which I have owned for over 20 years. I kept this one to play and as possible trade bait, but since no good trades ever transpired, I decided to put it out for bids.

Check out the other listings too. There is something for EVERY Blues collector at every price point — many $5.00 opening bids and other KILLER Pre-War and Post War 78's as well.

I am using the old fashioned record grading system where E+ is the highest grade.

Good luck to each and every bidder and THANK YOU!!!


My name is John Tefteller-I have been buying and selling rare phonograph records for the past 35 years. I have a worldwide reputation for my knowledge of rare records, especially Blues 78's.

My personal collection contains some of the rarest records on the planet. My auctions in Discoveries magazine featured some of the rarest records on the planet. Many have sold for "record" prices. For top quality records, no one can top The World's Rarest Records!

I have the world's largest inventory of Blues, Rhythm & Blues and Rock & Roll 78's with over 75,000 in stock. I also have a fabulous selection of over 100,000 45's from the 1950's and early 1960's in the following categories: Blues, Rhythm & Blues, Rockabilly, Rock & Roll, Girl Groups, Surf and Country.

I am always interested in buying more rare records! I will pay top dollar for your rare Blues and Rhythm & Blues 45's and 78's in Near Mint condition. Before you sell your rare records to ANYONE, you should at least talk to me. I consistently pay the highest prices for records for my collection and am more than fair when buying for resale.


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