July 3, 1954 – Billboard

from “Reviews of New Pop Records,” p. 22.

        I Found a New Kind of Love . . . . 73

COLUMBIA 40263—A vocal combo harmonizes effectively as it chants the pretty ballad in slow and dreamy tempo. Will attract spins. (Harvey, BMI)

        Mr. Flamingo . . . . 69
Okay ballad is built on rhymes to flamingo, but the tune is pleasant, and the rendition, danceable. (Terrier, BMI)