Canadian Music Trades Journal, March 1917, p. 52: "The Melodia Company of Canada is being organized with headquarters at 230 McGill St., Montreal, to manufacture a line of talking machines to retail from $45 to $350."
Talking Machine World, June, 1917, p. 41: "The Melodia Co. of Canada, Ltd., will shortly place on the market an electric machine retailing at $125."
Canadian Music Trades Journal
, April, 1918, p. 52 and 77. The Melodia Phonograph was introduced to the music trade in a display ad and brief article about the motor.