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PARLOPHONE Original Inner Sleeve


#1 Please Please Me (1st. Press: PCS 3042)
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#2 With The Beatles (1st. Press? : PCS 3045)
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#3 A Hard Day's Night (1st. Press: PCS 3058)
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#4 Beatles For Sale (1st. Press: PCS 3062)
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#5 Help! (1st. Press: PCS 3071)
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#6-1 Rubber Soul (1st. Press? "Regd. Td. Mk. of The Parlophone": PCS 3075)
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#6-2 Rubber Soul (2nd. Press? "Regd. Td. Mk. of The Gramophone": PCS 3075)
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TITLE RUBBER SOUL
CATALOG NUMBER PCS 3075
RELEASE DATE 1965? /Second Press?
TRACK LISTING SIDE 1 SIDE 2
Drive My Car
What Goes On
Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown)
Girl
You Won't See Me
I'm Looking Through You
Nowhere Man
In My Life
Think For Yourself
Wait
The Word
If I Needed Someone
Michelle Run For Your Life 
FRONT --> Click! BACK --> Click! SIDE 1 --> Click! SIDE 2 --> Click! DISK
sleeve sleeve
label label label
INNER SLEEVE FRONT COVER CLOSE UP
Polythene-lined "Use Emitex" die-cut  sleeve
(maybe)
cover-up sleeve The words "TRADE MARK OF THE GRAMOPHONE CO. LTD."  was not printed under the Parlophone logomark.
In the original photo taken for the cover, there is a loose thread on right shoulder of John's jacket. This was airbrushed out on most covers in the U.K. Some countries did not alter the photo (ex. Mexico)
BACK COVER CLOSE UP
cover-up "EAGLE LITMD" is printer's name?
Sorry, I don't know.
cover-up Housed in a front laminated, tri-flipback cover.
Catalog No. "PCS 3075" was printed on upper right corner of the back cover.
BACK COVER CLOSE UP
sleeve sleeve
THE GRAMOPHONE COMPANY LTD." logo mark was printed at the left corner, and "THE GRAMOPHONE COMPANY OF INDIA (PRIVATE) LIMITED" was printed at the bottom of the back cover.
LABEL CLOSE UP
label label label "Made in India by The Gramophone Co., Ltd."  was printed at the outer rim.
"Regd. Td. Mk. of The Gramophone Co., Ltd." was printed at the center of the label.
LABEL CLOSE UP
label label
label label label
"(P) 1965" statement was printed at the left corner of the label. SIDE 1 SIDE 2
Matrix No. is
Side-1: YEX 178-2
Side-2: YEX 179-2
OTHER ITEM
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LABEL Yellow Parlophone Type-5
MIX STEREO
MATRIX No. SIDE 1 YEX 178-2
SIDE 2 YEX 179-2
VINYL COLOR BLACK
RECORD COMPANY'S NAME LABEL The Gramophone Co., Ltd.
COVER THE GRAMOPHONE COMPANY OF INDIA (PRIVATE) LIMITED
RECORDING PUBLISHED CREDIT (P) 1965
"Regd. Td. Mks" TEXT Regd. Td. Mk. of The Gramophone Co., Ltd.
COVER FORM Single type. Housed in a front laminated, tri-flipback cover.
PRINTER CREDIT EAGLE LITMD (?)
COVER DESIGN/ PHOTO/ NOTES Photo: Robert Freeman
INNER SLEEVE Polythene-lined "Use Emitex" die-cut sleeve (maybe)
PRODUCER George Martin
COMMENTS
Originally released in INDIA and pressed at the DUM DUM pressing plant near Calcutta.

Yellow Parlophone label type-5.
"Made in India by The Gramophone Co., Ltd."  was printed at the outer rim.
"Regd. Td. Mk. of The Gramophone Co., Ltd." was printed at the center of the label.
On the back cover, name of the company changed to "THE GRAMOPHONE COMPANY OF INDIA (PRIVATE) LIMITED"

The matrix No.: -2/-2



#6-3 Rubber Soul (3rd. Press? "THE GRAMOPHONE CO. OF INDIA LTD. rim": PCS 3075)
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TITLE RUBBER SOUL
CATALOG NUMBER PCS 3075
RELEASE DATE 1966? /Third Press?
TRACK LISTING SIDE 1 SIDE 2
Drive My Car
What Goes On
Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown)
Girl
You Won't See Me
I'm Looking Through You
Nowhere Man
In My Life
Think For Yourself
Wait
The Word
If I Needed Someone
Michelle Run For Your Life 
FRONT --> Click! BACK --> Click! SIDE 1 --> Click! SIDE 2 --> Click! DISK
sleeve sleeve
label label label
INNER SLEEVE FRONT COVER CLOSE UP
Polythene-lined "Use Emitex" die-cut  sleeve
(maybe)
cover-up sleeve The words "TRADE MARK OF THE GRAMOPHONE CO. LTD."  was not printed under the Parlophone logomark.
In the original photo taken for the cover, there is a loose thread on right shoulder of John's jacket. This was airbrushed out on most covers in the U.K. Some countries did not alter the photo (ex. Mexico)
BACK COVER CLOSE UP
cover-up "EAGLE LITMD" is printer's name?
Sorry, I don't know.
cover-up Single type. Housed in a non-laminated printed cover.
Catalog No. "PCS 3075" was printed on upper right corner of the back cover.
BACK COVER CLOSE UP
sleeve sleeve
"Manufactured & Distributed by THE GRAMOPHONE COMPANY OF INDIA LIMITED" was printed at the bottom of the back cover.
LABEL CLOSE UP
label label label "THE GRAMOPHONE CO. OF INDIA LTD."  was printed at the outer rim.
"Regd. Td. Mk. of The Gramophone Co., Ltd." was printed at the center of the label.
LABEL CLOSE UP
label label
label label label
"(P) 1965" statement was printed at the left corner of the label. SIDE 1 SIDE 2
Matrix No. is
Side-1: YEX 178-2-T1
Side-2: YEX 179-2
OTHER ITEM
-
LABEL Yellow Parlophone Type-6
MIX STEREO
MATRIX No. SIDE 1 YEX 178-2-T1
SIDE 2 YEX 179-2
VINYL COLOR BLACK
RECORD COMPANY'S NAME LABEL THE GRAMOPHONE CO. OF INDIA LTD.
COVER THE GRAMOPHONE COMPANY OF INDIA LIMITED
RECORDING PUBLISHED CREDIT (P) 1965
"Regd. Td. Mks" TEXT Regd. Td. Mk. of The Gramophone Co., Ltd.
COVER FORM Single type. Housed in a non-laminated printed cover.
PRINTER CREDIT EAGLE LITMD (?)
COVER DESIGN/ PHOTO/ NOTES Photo: Robert Freeman
INNER SLEEVE Polythene-lined "Use Emitex" die-cut sleeve (maybe)
PRODUCER George Martin
COMMENTS
Originally released in INDIA and pressed at the DUM DUM pressing plant near Calcutta.

Yellow Parlophone label type-6.
"THE GRAMOPHONE CO. OF INDIA LTD." was printed at the outer rim.
"Regd. Td. Mk. of The Gramophone Co., Ltd." was printed at the center of the label.
On the back cover, name of the company changed to "THE GRAMOPHONE COMPANY OF INDIA LIMITED"

The matrix combination -2/-2 have been replaced by the matrix combination -2-T1/-2.



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