- n. Any upright or console model phonograph from the early 1900s, usually with a wooden cabinet body and an interior horn for the projection of sound, that plays 78 rpm records using a steel needle.
- n. a brand of gramophone
“It's the old victrola he and Quimby used to listen to and its appearance makes the head burst into copious tears of regret.”
“It was not that the white American worker was threatened with starvation, but it was what was, after all, a more important question,—whether or not he should lose his frontroom and victrola and even the dream of a Ford car.”
“Insist that you are 300 years old and think the phone is a malfunctioning victrola.”
“And he remembers well summer evenings spent listening to the victrola with WJB or taking rides in WJB's horseless carriage with his sweetheart.”
“The Little Sparrow," "Je Ne Regrette Rien", the tragic fate of her boxer-lover, do we really need to crank that victrola one more time -- haven't we had enough?”
“Well I give them both credit, they both still know how to crank the victrola, But i would have to give the Debate to Joe Biden for the accounting on the credit problems.”
“A Complete Bunch of Pants: A dinosaur victrola listening to Buck Owens skip to main”
“Search in other blogs: be advised that victrola is between sandwich makers”
“The chorus appeared only as voices on a wind-up victrola.”
“Also fascinated to learn that "payola" came from "victrola" which I never knew...”
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