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The Best of Monte Rey

Monte Rey, the "Spanish" tenor from Scotland (1900 - 1982), appeared with the Ovaltineys on Radio Luxembourg.

Monte Rey was also famed for the radio record adored by children, Lady of Spain I adore you" - see Children Records.

An Article about Monte Rey appears in the Summer 2000 edition of the quarterly magazine, "Evergreen" (for more about Evergreen see This England.

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Monte Rey - The Radio Pictorial

In 1937, Monte Rey appeared on the front cover of Radio Pictorial, the journal which publicised all independent radio stations and programmes. See also Radio Normandy.

Monte Ray record from "Evergreen"

The above advertisement appears in Evergreen.

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