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THE SUPER SOUND SURVEY

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Survey courtesy Aaron Mintz

MARCH 2, 1969

THIS                                     LAST
WEEK     TITLE        ARTIST             WEEK

 1 TIME OF THE SEASON - ZOMBIES -  2
 2 DIZZY - TOMMY ROE - 10
 3 THIS MAGIC MOMENT - JAY & AMERICANS -  1
 4 CAN I CHANGE MY MIND - TYRONE DAVIS -  3
 5 INDIAN GIVER - 1910 FRUITGUM CO. -  9
 6 I'VE GOTTA BE ME - SAMMY DAVIS, JR. -  7
 7 MR. SUN, MR. MOON - PAUL REVERE & RAIDERS - 18
 8 TRACES - CLASSICS IV - 24
 9 PROUD MARY - CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REV. - 23
10 CRIMSON & CLOVER - T. JAMES & SHONDELLS -  8
11 YOU GAVE ME A MOUNTAIN - FRANKIE LAINE - 15
12 TAKE CARE OF YOUR HOMEWORK - JOHNNIE TAYLOR - 13
13 RUN AWAY CHILD - TEMPTATIONS - 14
14 CINNAMON - DEREK -  4
15 CROSSROADS - THE CREAM - 32
16 BUT YOU KNOW I LOVE YOU - FIRST EDITION -  5
17 YOU SHOWED ME - THE TURTLES - 11
18 HOT SMOKE & SASSAFRASS - BUBBLE PUPPY - 30
19 THIS GIRL'S IN LOVE WITH YOU - DIONNE WARWICK - 19
20 GIVE IT UP - JAMES BROWN - 27
21 NOT ON THE OUTSIDE - THE MOMENTS - 12
22 I'M LIVING IN SHAME - D. ROSS/SUPREMES -  6
23 WORST THAT COULD HAPPEN - BROOKLYN BRIDGE - 16
24 SHE'S NOT THERE - ROAD - 20
25 BABY BABY DON'T CRY - S. ROBINSON & MIRACLES - 17
26 TO SUSAN ON THE WEST COAST WAITING - DONOVAN - 28
27 BUILD ME UP BUTTERCUP - FOUNDATIONS - 29
28 GAMES PEOPLE PLAY - JOE SOUTH - 33
29 TEARDROP CITY - THE MONKEES - 36
30 THE WEIGHT - ARETHA FRANKLIN - 40
31 HEAVEN - THE RASCALS - 39
32 THERE'LL COME A TIME - BETTY EVERETT - 38
33 TOUCH ME - THE DOORS - 21
34 EVERYDAY PEOPLE - SLY & FAMILY STONE - 22
35 WOMAN HELPING MAN - THE VOGUES - 35
36 MY WHOLE WORLD ENDED - DAVID RUFFIN - 37
37 MAYBE TOMORROW - IVEYS - FPP
38 ROCK ME - STEPPENWOLF - PP
39 MENDOCINO - SIR DOUGLAS QNT. - PP
40 GOOD LOVIN' AIN'T EASY TO COME BY - MARVIN & TAMMI

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GOODBYE COLUMBUS - ASSOCIATION
GALVESTON - GLEN CAMPBELL
BACK DOOR MAN - DEREK
LOVIN' THINGS - GRASS ROOTS
ILL TRY SOMETHING NEW - SUPREMES/TEMPTATIONS
WHAT'S WRONG WITH MY WORLD - RONNIE DOVE
BROTHER LOVES TRAVELLING SALVATION SHOW - NEIL DIAMOND
WHEN HE TOUCHES ME - PEACHES & HERB
DON'T FORGET ABOUT ME - DUSTY SPRINGFIELD
THE LETTER - THE ARBORS
SNATHING IT BACK - CLARENCE CARTER
LOVER'S QUESTION - OTIS REDDING
HAIR - THE COWSILLS
I DON'T KNOW WHY - STEVIE WONDER
GOD KNOWS I LOVE YOU - NANCY SINATRA
BLESSED IS THE RAIN - BROOKLYN BRIDGE
SOPHISTICATED SISSY - THE METERS
TWENTY FIVE MILES - EDWIN STARR
ONLY THE STRONG SURVIVE - JERRY BUTLER
SOUL SHAKE - PEGGY & JO JO

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GOODBYE COLUMBUS - THE ASSOCIATION

NEW WPTR POWER ALBUM

FREEDOM SUITE - THE RASCALS 

THE WPTR SUPER SOUND SURVEY REPRESENTS THE RELETIVE POPULARITY
OF RECORDS IN THE QUAD-CITY AREA CONDITIONED BY SUCH FACTORS AS
LISTENER REQUESTS, LOCAL RECORD SALES AND INDUSTRY TABULATION.

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