Jo Stafford Discography

Capitol H-75 (Album)

Jo Stafford Sings American Folk Songs

Issued before as a Three Record Album (26th April 1948) and a 45rpm, Three Record Box Set (October 1949)

Re-issued as a 33 rpm LP, with one extra track ('I Wonder As I Wander') – 1950 (Date unknown)

Side 1:

Poor Wayfaring Stranger 
Matrix No. 3159 * Recorded 31st December 1947

He’s Gone Away
Matrix No. 2404 * Recorded 31st October 1947 

I Wonder As I Wander
Issued before on single, Capitol 57-90037 (December 1949)
Matrix No. 3842 * Recorded 5th January 1949 

Side 2:

Red Rosey Bush 
Matrix No. 2406 * Recorded 31st October 1947

Black Is The Color
Matrix No. 2580 * Recorded 21st November 1947 

The Nightingale
Matrix No. 2405 * Recorded 31st October 1947

Barbara Allen
Matrix No. 3160 * Recorded 31st December 1947


It is unknown when precisely in 1950 Capitol H-75 was issued. Can you provide information about the date of issue? Please write me at

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