Afterworders who can recall the ration may well have ventured into the world of label samplers, which cost 17/6 d in 1970 and were single or double lps with a single offering from pretty well each of the label’s acts.
This was paper-round wages well-spent.
I’ve just dug out a few of mine and have been Jazz – rocking my way thru’ “Fill your head with Rock,”
Blood, Sweat and Tears, Chicago, Flock and also soft -rocking along to Island Records ” Bumpers,” with Bronco, Traffic, John and Beverley Martin.
There were loads.Was it just last night’s hop extract which induced the rosy glow, or were they really quite wonderful and still are ?