Edward Moogk's Roll Back The Years, p. 81 states:
"[at the start of the 1920s] A period of inflation
followed and then gave way to a general economic
depression in the early 1920s. While this did not
produce a crisis situation for the young industry, it
began to undertake a more realistic assessment of the
overall operation. "New companies, nevertheless, continued to enter the
field, and they included the Windsor Phonograph and Record
Company Ltd., located on Papineau Avenue in
Montreal. It advertised the Windsor as an
all-Canadian phonograph and also issued a line of Windsor
Talking Machine World, July 15, 1920, p. 226: "Cabinet gramophones of high class finish and design would seem to be a specialized trade in
Canada, for it is of this type principally that the
exhibits consist. A fine display is made by the
Windsor Phonograph & Record Co., Ltd.
George S. Pequenat, in charge, tells me that
he has received many inquiries for territorial
agencies and that the British trade has accorded
a good reception to the Windsor line.
Canadian Music Trades Journal
, March, 1920, p. 74.
, March, 1920, p. 92-93. Announcement of the Windsor phonograph.
Toronto Daily Star
, May 4, 1920 p. 24.
, May, 1920, p. 39.
, May 12, 1920, p. 7. Image digitally enhanced by Hopkin Design
, May 26, 1920, p. 5. Image digitally enhanced by Hopkin Design
, September 6, 1920, p. 4. Image digitally enhanced by Hopkin Design
Ray Brousseau of Coboconk, Ontario sent the following picture of a needle tin in June, 2010:
Needle pack KW collection acquired in July, 2012:
ID plate from a Windsor table model phonograph in very distressed condition. Photo submitted by Norman Brooks.