Winner takes all

Winner Records 78 rpm labelIs this where the phrase Disc Jockey comes from? This horse rider, dashing for the last furlong with a record in each hand, was painted for an early label called Winner Records, and appeared on their labels for twenty years or more between the wars.  This gallery showcases four of the variations of the label, simply because they all turned up in a shop recently and were too good to leave behind!

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About simon robinson

Having worked as a designer mostly in the music industry, and mainly in the reissue sector, I now concentrate on the design and publication of books about popular culture - and even write some of them.
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