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(Happiness Will Cost You) One Thin Dime

January 8, 2022

“(Happiness Will Cost You) One Thin Dime,” written by Bill Halley (William H. Heagney) and Carl Spencer, recorded by Bettye LaVette in 1964 but unreleased until 1994.

Young people: back in the 1960s, before cell phones, there were payphones on each corner, and individual local telephone calls cost ten cents apiece.

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