Previous Single Artist Record Of The Week
From The Collection Of Paul Ressler

(Biweekly 12/13/03 - 12/26/03)

"Does It Have To Be Christmas"
by Ray Pettis
on Drexel 911
released in 1956

Photo Of Ray Pettis

Above: Photo of Ray Pettis. Ray was lead singer of The Gems (1954-57) and The Foster Brothers (1958-?).

Click HERE for a short article about The Gems by J.C. Marion.

Drexel Label-Does It Have To Be Christmas-1956

Above: Label image of Drexel 911 released in 1956. On Drexel, Ray Pettis had six vocal group records (with The Gems) and two solo records.

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