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MELODIOUS MEMORIES

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recalled by The J. H. Squire Celeste Octet That popular conductor and great personality. J. H. Squire , is to give his first broadcast to the Forces today with the famous Celeste Octet which he founded over a quarter of a century ago.
It was on the air regularly from
1923 to 1936, and was the father of all small orchestras. The Octet holds the record of going on the air without an audition and of having three dates fixed before its first broadcast.

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Unknown: J. H. Squire Celeste
Unknown: J. H. Squire

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