Records were also bought from Patrick Corera agent for the Phillips label, pioneer in recording original Sinhala group songs.
Commenced trading of imported records.
Children’s Bookshop was the first to import Beatles records to Sri Lanka. The first 125 records imported sold out on the first day itself.
The Children’s Bookshop was the first to import records of Herb Albert, Tom Jones and Engelbert Humperdinck as well.
The business was an instant success.