Monthly Archives: December 2013

the next few Maas covers – Mercury and Philips

These are the next few Maas (and potentially Maas) covers in my collection. Philips, the Dutch electronics company, bought Mercury in 1962. So Maas wound up designing for the Philips label as well. Nothing special, in my opinion, but someone … Continue reading

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Maas at Mercury – some stereo covers

Moving now into Mercury SR numbers, stereo records. The McCoy is a ringer – not by Maas or anyone else I collect, just a pretty cover. Now that it is blogged, I am getting rid of it. The rest are … Continue reading

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More Mercury covers, mostly Maas

More Maas covers, in catalog order. The MG80000 series is much earlier than the rest. Most are signed George Maas, and the rest might be.

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a few Steinweiss covers on Decca and Columbia

The first of these is particularly interesting- Les Compagnons. I have owned it for years in my playable collection. I have always thought it was a Monogram design, by the design company Monogram. And it might be. But the last … Continue reading

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