blueback

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blueback

(ˈbluːˌbæk)
n
any of several species of fish with a blue colouring
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Many will remember the high-profile campaigns in the 70s and 80s which led effectively to a ban on the killing of baby seals, but this applied only to harp seals known as whitecoats and hooded seals known as bluebacks.
Many will remember thehighprofile campaigns in the '70s and '80s which led effectively to a ban on the killing of baby seals,but this appliedonl y to harp seals kno wn as white coats and hooded seals kno wn as bluebacks.
Released in late 1957, it was among the very first Stereo London Bluebacks (CS-6006), and rightly belongs in a series devoted to distinguished recordings.