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Collector pays $37k for rare Tommy Johnson 78

Collector pays $37k for rare Tommy Johnson 78

| October 25, 2013

Courtesy of Jazz Promo Services GRANT PASS, Ore—Longtime blues record collector and expert John Tefteller was the winning bidder at $37,100 for a super rare blues 78 rpm record by blues legend Tommy Johnson. This is highest price ever paid for a single 78 rpm blues record and one of the highest prices ever paid for any record. […]

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