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THE SUPER SOUND SURVEY

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Survey courtesy Aaron Mintz

AUGUST 24, 1969

THIS                                     LAST
WEEK     TITLE        ARTIST             WEEK

 1 HONKY TONK WOMAN - ROLLING STONES -  1
 2 A BOY NAMED SUE - JOHNNY CASH -  4
 3 MY CHERIE AMOUR - STEVIE WONDER -  2
 4 HUMMIN' - THE MAJIC SHIP -  5
 5 ILL NEVER FALL IN LOVE AGAIN - TOM JONES -  9
 6 GIVE PEACE A CHANCE - PLASTIC ONO BAND -  7
 7 PUT A LITTLE LOVE IN YOUR HEART - JACKIE DeSHANNON -  8
 8 LAUGHING - THE GUESS WHO -  3
 9 COMMOTION - CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REV. - 11
10 CHOICE OF COLORS - IMPRESSIONS - 12
11 LAY, LADY LAY - BOB DYLAN -  6
12 GET TOGETHER - THE YOUNG BLOODS - 13
13 RUBY, DON'T TAKE YOUR LOVE TO TOWN - 1ST EDITION - 14
14 WORKING ON A GROOVEY THING - 5TH DIMENSION - 15
15 MARRAKESH EXPRESS - CROSBY, NASH & STILLS - 18
16 IN THE YEAR 2525 - ZAGER & EVANS - 10
17 YOUR GOOD THING - LOU RAWLS - 25
18 YOUR HUSBAND, MY WIFE - BROOKLYN BRIDGE - 24
19 GOO GOO BARABAJAGAL - DONOVAN - 23
20 LITTLE WOMEN - BOBBY SHERMAN - 30
21 RECONSIDER ME - JOHNNY ADAMS - 16
22 ABERGAVENNY - SHANNON - 36
23 HOT FUN IN THE SUMMERTIME - SLY & FAMILY SYONE - 37
24 I'D WAIT A MILLION YEARS - GRASS ROOTS - 19
25 SHARE YOUR LOVE WITH ME - ARETHA FRANKLIN - 38
26 BABY, I LOVE YOU - ANDY KIM - 17
27 EASY TO BE HARD - 3 DOG NIGHT - 39
28 SWEET CAROLINE - NEIL DIAMOND - 20
29 KEEM-O-SABE - ELECTRIC INDIAN - 40
30 JEAN - OLIVER - FPP
31 TRUE GRIT - GLEN CAMPBELL - 22
32 MUDDY RIVER - JOHNNY RIVERS - 29
33 NOBODY BUT YOU BABE - CLARENCE REID - PP
34 DID YOU SEE HER EYES - THE ILLUSION - PP
35 BIRTHDAY - UNDERGROUND SUNSHINE - PP
36 MOVE OVER - STEPPENWOLF - PP
37 SIMPLE SONG OF FREEDOM - TIM HARDIN - PP
38 WHEN I DIE - THE MOTHERLODE - PP
39 MOTHER POP CORN - JAMES BROWN - 31
40 SUGAR SUGAR - ARCHIES - PP

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AND THAT REMINDS ME - FOUR SEASONS
THAT'S THE WAY LOVE IS - MARVIN GAYE
MAKE BELIEVE - THE WIND
I'M FREE - THE WHO
MAYBE THE RAIN WILL FALL - THE CASCADES
LIVING IN THE U.S.A. - WILMER ALEXANDER & DUKES
DADDY'S LITTLE MAN - O. C. SMITH
ARMSTRONG - JOHN STEWART
THIS GIRL'S A WOMAN NOW - GARY PUCKETT/UNION GAP
I CAN'T GET NEXT TO YOU - THE TEMPTATIONS
I'M A BETTER MAN - ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK
WHAT'S THE USE OF BREAKING UP - JERRY BUTLER
WHAT KIND OF FOOL DO YOU THINK I AM - BILL DEAL & RHONDELLS
SAUSALITO - OHIO EXPRESS
I'M GONNA MAKE YOU MINE - LOU CHRISTIE
SUGAR ON SUNDAY - CLIQUE
OH WHAT A NIGHT - THE DELLS
YOU, I - THE RUGBY'S
RUNNIN' BLUE - THE DOORS
MAH'-NA'-MAH'-NA' - TAKE YOUR PICK (PIERO UMILIANI)

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AND THAT REMINDS ME - FOUR SEASONS

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WHAT ABOUT TODAY - BARBRA STREISAND

THE WPTR SUPER SOUND SURVEY REPRESENTS THE RELATIVE 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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