A Sentimental Date With Perry Como ~ 1952Perry Como ~ Mr. Saturday Night!
a sentimental date
with PERRY
sings eight great songs
 
RCA VICTOR MUSICAL SMART SET P-187
MONAURAL RECORDINGS
ASSEMBLED CIRCA 1947/48

Record One ( RCA-78RPM-20-2660 Sides A & B )

When Day Is Done
~ a German song originally titled "Madonna, Du Bist Schöner als der Sonnenschein!"
Music and original German lyrics by Robert Katscher , 1926
English lyrics by B.G. DeSylva
 
When Your Hair Has Turned To Silver ( I Will Love You Just The Same )
~ a popular song on radio with leading recording by "Bud and Joe Billings"
Music by Peter De Rose and lyrics by Charles Tobias , 1930

        Record Two ( RCA-78RPM-20-2661 Sides A & B )

Carolina Moon
~ best remembered as the theme song of Morton Downey, who used it on his radio shows and public appearances.
Music by  Joe Burke and lyrics by Benny Davis , 1929
 
Body and Soul
~ from the United Artists Film "Body and Soul"
Music by Johnny Green and lyrics by Robert B. Sour, Edward Heyman, and Frank Eyton

        Record Three ( RCA-78RPM-20-2662 Sides A & B )

What'll I Do?
~ featured in "Big City", 1948, sung by Danny Thomas
Words and Music by Irving Berlin, 1924
 
Love Me Or Leave Me  ( with The Satisfiers )
~ from the 1928 Stage musical "Whoopee"
Music by Walter Donaldson and lyrics by Gus Kahn

        Record Four ( RCA-78RPM 20-2663 Sides A & B )

If We Can't Be The Same Old Sweethearts ( We'll Just Be The Same Old Friends )
~ featured by Andy Russell and The Pied Pipers in the mid-forties
Music by James V. Monaco and lyrics by Joseph McCarthy , 1915
 
I'm Always Chasing Rainbows ( with The Satisfiers )
~ melody adapted from Chopin's "Fantaisie Impromptu in C# Minor
Music by Harry Carroll and lyrics by Joseph McCarthy, 1917, 1946
 
With Russ Case and His Orchestra, with the exception of "Body and Soul" with Lloyd Shaffer
Recorded July 10th & 11th and September 25th & 30th, 1947 with the exception of "I'm Always Chasing Rainbows" which was recorded in 1945.
 
A Sentimental Date With Perry Como ~ 1952A Sentimental Date With Perry Como45 RPM Box Set Version45 Extended Play Version - 8 SongsA Sentimental Date With Perry Como ~ 1952
 
RCA 78 RPM 4 RECORD MUSICAL SMART SET P-187 ( 8 SONGS ) 
RECORD NOS. 20-2660 / 2661 / 2662 / 2663 ( circa 1947 / 48 )
 
RCA 45 RPM 3 RECORD MUSICAL SMART SET WP-187 ( 6 SONGS ) 
RECORD NOS. 47-2843 / 2844 / 2845 ( circa 1949 )
 
RCA 45 RPM EP SET EPB-3035 ( 2 DISC ) ( 8 SONGS )
RECORD NOS. 547-0033/34 ( E2PW-0173/74/75/76 ) ( circa 1952 )
 
RCA 10"  LPM-3035 ( E2VL-4469/70 )  ( 8 SONGS )
ASSEMBLED 1952
 
RCA 12"  LPM-1177 ( F2PP-7422/3 )  ( 12 SONGS )
ASSEMBLED 1956

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