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Record ID 47042
Title Winner of talent contest
Source New Zealand herald, 25 November 1971
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 9 p 123
Abstract Abe Phillips is the winner of the Schweppes 1971 talent contest.
Subjects Schweppes Talent Contest; Contests; Entertainers; Phillips, Abe


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Record ID 47339
Title New singing star Abe dies in head-on crash
Abe's fans say "yes we'll remember"
Source Sunday news, 19 December 1971; 26 December 1971
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 9 p 161 v 9 p 162
Abstract Hawkes Bay singer Abe Phillips had just released his first single before his tragic death and it is "selling like hot cakes".
Notes Includes portrait (19 December)
Subjects Phillips, Abe; Popular music; Singers


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Record ID 79191
Source New Zealand woman's weekly, 17 January 1972 p 71
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Abe Phillips, winner of a talent quest, has been killed in a road accident.
Subjects Phillips, Abe; Entertainers
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