[SOUND RECORDINGS] ROBESON, Paul
Robeson Sings: Othello Records R-101. Signed 'Subscriber's Edition'
New York: Othello Records, (1952). First in a planned series of Robeson albums issued by this small New York production studio. Includes the songs "Wandering," "Curly-Headed Baby," "Witness," "Night," "Four Rivers," and "Hassidic Chant." Mounted to the first album sleeve is a program for a May, 1952 concert by Robeson at The Macedonian Baptist Church in San Francisco. Three 78-rpm records, housed kraft-paper sleeves in pictorial board-and-cloth album, as issued. One of an unspecified number in the "Subscribers' Edition," signed by Robeson in blue ink inside front board. Album bright and sound, with minor rubbing to board edges and a faint scratch across portrait on front cover. The three vinyl discs bright and clean with good gloss, a few shallow surface scratches; Near Fine.