Willamette Records

Homebase: Melody Ranch: 2272 Roosevelt Blvd, Eugene, OR.
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Misc Notes: Lloyd “Grandpappy” Smith owned the Melody Ranch Dance Hall and was bandleader and upright bassist for the house-band, the Western Valley Boys. Smith also hosted a show on KASH radio, and operated a small recording empire with a studio, Orbit Sound Company, two record labels (Orbit Sound and Willamette Records), plus a song publishing company, Myrtle Mountain Publishing. His grandson was the musician Leon Smith.
SEE ALSO:
1.) Orbit Records

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RECORDING PERSONNEL: THE PONSONBY SISTERS
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SIZE: 7"
SPEED: 45 rpm
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1978. "Little Forty Ford" reissued on Bopabilly Records (101)
2002. "Little For Ford" reissued as Side One Track #2 compilation lp Chicken Session (Norton Records NW 911)

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A-SIDE COMPOSER: L. Coleman
A-SIDE PUBLISHER: Myrtle Mt. Pub. Co.

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B-SIDE COMPOSER: Marshall
B-SIDE PUBLISHER: Myrtle Mtn. Pub. Co.

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FORMAT:vinyl disc
SIZE:7"

SPEED:45 rpm
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2002. "Star Light, Star Bright reissued on compilation lp Chicken Session. (Side One Track #5 Norton Records NW 911)

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A-SIDE COMPOSER:Sylvia Hicks
A-SIDE PUBLISHER: Cedarwood Music Co.

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B-SIDE COMPOSER: Johnson
B-SIDE PUBLISHER:Myrtle Mtn. Pub. Co.

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SIZE: 7"
SPEED: 45 rpm
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FORMAT: disc
SIZE: 7"
SPEED: 45 rpm
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A-SIDE MATRIX:
A-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
A-SIDE COMPOSER: Merylen Cohn
A-SIDE PUBLISHER: Myrtle Mt. Pub. Co.

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B-SIDE COMPOSER: Lonnie Coleman
B-SIDE PUBLISHER: Myrtle Mt. Pub. Co.

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FORMAT: disc
SIZE: 7"
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"Honey Honey" Album Reissues: 
2002.  Side two, track #7 on compilation LP Chicken Session.( Norton Records NW 911)

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A-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
A-SIDE COMPOSER: Sneed - Harris
A-SIDE PUBLISHER: Myrtle Mt. Pub. Co.

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B-SIDE COMPOSER: Coleman - Smith-
SIDE PUBLISHER
: Myrtle Mt. Pub. Co

MISC NOTES: This disc credits LEON SMITH and ORBIT ROCKERS. We have opted to list it under LEON SMITH and the BASICS in order to help keep his discography coherent.

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FORMAT:  disc
SIZE: 7"
SPEED: 45 rpm
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A-SIDE MATRIX:
A-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
A-SIDE COMPOSER: Smith - Moran
A-SIDE PUBLISHER: Myrtle Mt. Pub. Co.

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B-SIDE COMPOSER:  Sherer - Smith
B-SIDE PUBLISHER: Myrtle Mt. Pub. Co.

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FORMAT: disc
SIZE: 7"
SPEED: 45 rpm
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A-SIDE MATRIX:
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A-SIDE COMPOSER: The Orbit Rockers
A-SIDE PUBLISHER: Myrtle Mt. Pub. Co.

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B-SIDE COMPOSER: The Orbit Rockers
B-SIDE PUBLISHER: Myrtle Mt. Pub. Co.

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FORMAT: disc
SIZE:7"
SPEED: 45 rpm

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A-SIDE MATRIX:
A-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
A-SIDE COMPOSER: Lonnie Coleman
A-SIDE PUBLISHER: Myrtle Mt. Pub. Co.

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B-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
B-SIDE COMPOSER: Miller - Williams - Yount
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FORMAT: disc
SIZE: 7"
SPEED: 45 rpm
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A-SIDE MATRIX:
A-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
A-SIDE COMPOSER: Wayne Marshall
A-SIDE PUBLISHER: Myrtle Mt. Pub. Co.

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B-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
B-SIDE COMPOSER: Calhoun - Turner
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