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|"SUGAR MOON" BY PAT BOONE
The top two thirds of the button has a yellow crescent moon, white stars and white text on blue background, and the button third of the button has black text on white background.
|GREEN DUCK CO CHICAGO B-3238714 ©1958 CO(illegible)
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Charles Eugene "Pat" Boone, born June 1, 1934, is an American singer, actor, and writer. He was a successful pop singer in the United States during the 1950s and early 1960s. He sold over 45 million albums, had 38 Top 40 hits and appeared in more than 12 Hollywood movies. According to Billboard, Boone was the second biggest charting artist of the late 1950s, behind only Elvis Presley but ahead of Ricky Nelson and The Platters, and was ranked at No. 9—behind The Rolling Stones and Paul McCartney but ahead of artists such as Aretha Franklin and The Beach Boys—in its listing of the Top 100 Top 40 Artists 1955–1995. Boone still holds the Billboard record for spending 220 consecutive weeks on the charts with one or more songs each week.