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    Alan Freed 1950s Rock and Roll Show Concert Program Collection (Eleven). An amazing grouping of original and complete 9" x 12" souvenir photo and bio books from the man who started it all. Includes: "Alan Freed and his 'Rock 'n Roll' Holiday Jubilee" (December 1955); "Alan Freed 'Rock n Roll' Second Anniversary" (September 1956); "Alan Freed's Easter Jubilee" (April 1957); "Alan Freed's Summer Festival" (July 1957); "Alan Freed's Third Anniversary Show" (September 1957); "Alan Freed Christmas Jubilee" (December 1957); "Alan Freed Presents The Big Beat" (April 1958); "Alan Freed Presents The Big Beat" (September 1958); "Alan Freed's Easter Jubilee" (April 1959); and "Alan Freed's 5th Anniversary Show (September 1959). Also included is an additional book from Super Attractions: "The Biggest In Person Show of '56". This would be a really tough group to assemble. A virtual time capsule of the early days of Rock. Generally Fine or better condition.

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    Auction Dates
    August, 2013
    10th Saturday
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