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1966
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#13-1 Nowhere Man / What Goes On (1st. Press "East Coast Press": 5587)
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TRACK LISTING
SIDE 1
Nowhere Man (John Lennon-Paul McCartney)
SIDE 2
What Goes On (John Lennon-Paul McCartney)
RELEASE DATE
15th February 1966 / First Press
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East Coast singles pressed with labels printed by Keystone Printed Specialities Co., Inc. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
Picture sleeve: issued in straight cut top.
"PRINTED IN U.S.A." appears slightly inside the right border of the Nowhere Man side.
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iwant iwant
Capitol Yellow and Orange swirl label.
The labels appearing on original issue of the single failed to give Ringo co-writers credit for "What Goes On"
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label label label East Coast singles pressed with labels printed by Keystone Printed Specialities Co., Inc. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
The Capitol U.S. logo  has "REG. U.S. PAT. OFF" below the Capitol logo.
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label "MFD. BY CAPITOL RECORDS. INC., U.S.A. T.M. (logo) MARCA REG."was printed (without "subsidary") at perimeter.
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CATALOG NUMBER 5587
LABEL Capitol Yellow and Orange swirl label
MIX MONO
PRESS FACTORY
Keystone Printed Specialities Co., Inc. of Scranton, Pennsylvania
MATRIX No.
SIDE 1
45-X-45406-F3  #3       IAM mark  (machine stamped)
SIDE 2
45-X-45407-G4 #2       IAM mark  (machine stamped)
VINYL COLOR BLACK
RECORD COMPANY'S NAME
CAPITOL RECORDS
CENTER Full size center hole
PUBLISHER'S NAME SIDE 1 Maclen Music, Inc. BMI
SIDE 2 Maclen Music, Inc. BMI
RUNNING TIME
SIDE 1 2:40
SIDE 2 2:44
PRODUCER George Martin
DCOVER DESIGN / PHOTO / NOTES
The same Robert Freeman color photograph of  U.K. Beatles For Sale LP
East Coast issued in straight cut top.
COMMENTS
First Press: Orange and yellow swirl label without "subsidary" print.
The picture sleeve for the Capitol single uses the same Robert Freeman color photograph of the group, dressed in black and looking somber, that orginally served as the back cover to U.K. Beatles For Sale LP. The section above the picture is white with "THE BEATLES" in red, the song titles in tan and the catalogue number 5587 and the Capitol logo in black.
The labels appearing on original issue of the single failed to give Ringo co-writers credit for "What Goes On"

Nearly all of the Capitol Beatles' records were pressed by Capitol on both the East Coast and the West Coast.
1) East Coast singles pressed with labels printed by Keystone Printed Specialities Co., Inc. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
Picture sleeve: issued in straight cut top.
"PRINTED IN U.S.A." appears slightly inside the right border of the Nowhere Man side.
Label: contains a "(John Lennon-Paul McCartney)" credit on the "What Goes On" side. Later pressings of the discs, contains a "(Lennon-McCartney-Starkey)" credit on the "What Goes On" side.
2) West Coast singles pressed with labels printed by Bert-Co Enterprises of Los Angeles, California.
Picture sleeve: issued tub cut.
Label: contains a "(John Lennon-Paul McCartney)" credit on the "What Goes On" side. Later pressings of the discs, contains a "(Lennon-McCartney-Starkey)" credit on the "What Goes On" side.



#13-2 Nowhere Man / What Goes On (2nd. Press "East Coast Press / Starkey credit": 5407)
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TRACK LISTING
SIDE 1
Nowhere Man (John Lennon-Paul McCartney)
SIDE 2
What Goes On (Lennon-McCartney-Starkey)
RELEASE DATE
mid 1966? / First Press
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SIDE 1 --> Click!
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eight eight_back label label label
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eight eight label
East Coast singles pressed with labels printed by Keystone Printed Specialities Co., Inc. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
Picture sleeve: issued in straight cut top.
"PRINTED IN U.S.A." appears slightly inside the right border of the Nowhere Man side.
LABEL CLOSE UP
iwant iwant
Capitol Yellow and Orange swirl label.
Later pressings of the discs, contains a "(Lennon -McCartney -Starkey)" credit on the "What Goes On" side.
LABEL CLOSE UP
label label label East Coast singles pressed with labels printed by Keystone Printed Specialities Co., Inc. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
The Capitol U.S. logo  has "REG. U.S. PAT. OFF" below the Capitol logo.
LABEL CLOSE UP
label "MFD. BY CAPITOL RECORDS. INC., U.S.A. T.M. (logo) MARCA REG."was printed (without "subsidary") at perimeter.
OTHER ITEM
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CATALOG NUMBER 5587
LABEL Capitol Yellow and Orange swirl label
MIX MONO
PRESS FACTORY
Keystone Printed Specialities Co., Inc. of Scranton, Pennsylvania
MATRIX No.
SIDE 1
45-X-45406-F3  #3        IAM mark  (machine stamped)
SIDE 2
45-X-45407-G8             IAM mark  (machine stamped)
VINYL COLOR BLACK
RECORD COMPANY'S NAME
CAPITOL RECORDS
CENTER Full size center hole
PUBLISHER'S NAME SIDE 1 Maclen Music, Inc. BMI
SIDE 2 Maclen Music, Inc. BMI
RUNNING TIME
SIDE 1 2:40
SIDE 2 2:44
PRODUCER Produced in England by George Martin
DCOVER DESIGN / PHOTO / NOTES
The same Robert Freeman color photograph of  U.K. Beatles For Sale LP
East Coast issued in straight cut top.
COMMENTS
First Press: Orange and yellow swirl label without "subsidary" print.
The picture sleeve for the Capitol single uses the same Robert Freeman color photograph of the group, dressed in black and looking somber, that orginally served as the back cover to U.K. Beatles For Sale LP. The section above the picture is white with "THE BEATLES" in red, the song titles in tan and the catalogue number 5587 and the Capitol logo in black.
The labels appearing on original issue of the single failed to give Ringo co-writers credit for "What Goes On"

Nearly all of the Capitol Beatles' records were pressed by Capitol on both the East Coast and the West Coast.
1) East Coast singles pressed with labels printed by Keystone Printed Specialities Co., Inc. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
Picture sleeve: issued in straight cut top.
"PRINTED IN U.S.A." appears slightly inside the right border of the Nowhere Man side.
Label: contains a "(John Lennon-Paul McCartney)" credit on the "What Goes On" side. Later pressings of the discs, contains a "(Lennon-McCartney-Starkey)" credit on the "What Goes On" side.
2) West Coast singles pressed with labels printed by Bert-Co Enterprises of Los Angeles, California.
Picture sleeve: issued tub cut.
Label: contains a "(John Lennon-Paul McCartney)" credit on the "What Goes On" side. Later pressings of the discs, contains a "(Lennon-McCartney-Starkey)" credit on the "What Goes On" side.



#14-1 Paperback Writer / Rain (1st. Press "East Coast Press": 5651)
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TRACK LISTING
SIDE 1
Paperback Writer (John Lennon-Paul McCartney)
SIDE 2
Rain (John Lennon-Paul McCartney)
RELEASE DATE
30th May 1966 / First Press
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BACK --> Click!
SIDE 1 --> Click!
SIDE 2 --> Click!
DISK --> Click!
eight eight_back label label label
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eight eight label
East Coast singles pressed with labels printed by Keystone Printed Specialities Co., Inc. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
The picture sleeve has a straight cut top. A circled "PRINTED IN U.S.A." appears in black by John's hand  towards the lower right corner.
LABEL CLOSE UP
iwant iwant
Capitol Yellow and Orange swirl label.
Side-1 title on East Coast copies is on 1 line and on West Coast copies on 2 lines.
LABEL CLOSE UP
label label label East Coast singles pressed with labels printed by Keystone Printed Specialities Co., Inc. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
The Capitol U.S. logo  has "REG. U.S. PAT. OFF" below the Capitol logo.
LABEL CLOSE UP
label "MFD. BY CAPITOL RECORDS. INC., U.S.A. T.M. (logo) MARCA REG."was printed (without "subsidary") at perimeter.
OTHER ITEM
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CATALOG NUMBER 5651
LABEL Capitol Yellow and Orange swirl label
MIX MONO
PRESS FACTORY
Keystone Printed Specialities Co., Inc. of Scranton, Pennsylvania
MATRIX No.
SIDE 1
45-X-45493-T4 #2         IAM mark  (machine stamped)
SIDE 2
45-X-45494-T2 #3         IAM mark  (machine stamped)
VINYL COLOR BLACK
RECORD COMPANY'S NAME
CAPITOL RECORDS
CENTER Full size center hole
PUBLISHER'S NAME SIDE 1 Maclen Music, Inc. BMI
SIDE 2 Maclen Music, Inc. BMI
RUNNING TIME
SIDE 1 2:25
SIDE 2 2:59
PRODUCER Produced by: George Martin
DCOVER DESIGN / PHOTO / NOTES
East Coast issued in straight cut top.
COMMENTS
First Press: Orange and yellow swirl label without "subsidary" print.
The picture sleeve prepared for the single bt Capitol features individual color photographs of each of the band menbers on stage. The photos of John and George are reversed, making it appear that they are strumming their guitars with their left hand.
The top part of the sleeve is blue with "THE BEATLES" is in white and the song titles, Capitol logo and catalog number 5651 in black.

Nearly all of the Capitol Beatles' records were pressed by Capitol on both the East Coast and the West Coast.
1) East Coast singles pressed with labels printed by Keystone Printed Specialities Co., Inc. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
Picture sleeve: issued in straight cut top.
A circled "PRINTED IN U.S.A." appears in black by John's hand  towards the lower right corner.
2) West Coast singles pressed with labels printed by Bert-Co Enterprises of Los Angeles, California.
Picture sleeve: issued tub cut.



#14-2 Paperback Writer / Rain (1st. Press "West Coast Press": 5651)
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TRACK LISTING
SIDE 1
Paperback Writer (John Lennon-Paul McCartney)
SIDE 2
Rain (John Lennon-Paul McCartney)
RELEASE DATE
30th May 1966 / First Press
FRONT --> Click!
BACK --> Click!
SIDE 1 --> Click!
SIDE 2 --> Click!
DISK --> Click!
eight eight_back label label label
SLEEVE CLOSE UP
eight eight label
The West Coast singles pressed with labels printed by Bert-Co Enterprises of Los Angeles, California. Picture sleeve issued tub cut top on the "I'm Down" side.
"PRINTED IN U.S.A." was not printed on the label.
LABEL CLOSE UP
iwant iwant
Capitol Yellow and Orange swirl label.
Side-1 title on East Coast copies is on 1 line and on West Coast copies on 2 lines.
LABEL CLOSE UP
label label label West Coast singles pressed with labels printed by Bert-Co Enterprises of Los Angeles, California.
The Capitol U.S. logo  has "REG. U.S. PAT. OFF" below the Capitol logo.
LABEL CLOSE UP
label "MFD. BY CAPITOL RECORDS. INC., U.S.A. T.M. (logo) MARCA REG."was printed (without "subsidary") at perimeter.
OTHER ITEM
-

CATALOG NUMBER 5651
LABEL Capitol Yellow and Orange swirl label
MIX MONO
PRESS FACTORY
Bert-Co Enterprises of Los Angeles, California
MATRIX No.
SIDE 1
45-45493-G4   (hand etched)     1     * (machine stamped star)
SIDE 2
45-45494-G-2  (hand etched)     2     * (machine stamped star)
VINYL COLOR BLACK
RECORD COMPANY'S NAME
CAPITOL RECORDS
CENTER Full size center hole
PUBLISHER'S NAME SIDE 1 Maclen Music, Inc. BMI
SIDE 2 Maclen Music, Inc. BMI
RUNNING TIME
SIDE 1 2:25
SIDE 2 2:59
PRODUCER Produced by: George Martin
DCOVER DESIGN / PHOTO / NOTES
West Coast issued in tub cut top.
COMMENTS
First Press: Orange and yellow swirl label without "subsidary" print.
The picture sleeve prepared for the single bt Capitol features individual color photographs of each of the band menbers on stage. The photos of John and George are reversed, making it appear that they are strumming their guitars with their left hand.
The top part of the sleeve is blue with "THE BEATLES" is in white and the song titles, Capitol logo and catalog number 5651 in black.

Nearly all of the Capitol Beatles' records were pressed by Capitol on both the East Coast and the West Coast.
1) East Coast singles pressed with labels printed by Keystone Printed Specialities Co., Inc. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
Picture sleeve: issued in straight cut top.
A circled "PRINTED IN U.S.A." appears in black by John's hand  towards the lower right corner.
2) West Coast singles pressed with labels printed by Bert-Co Enterprises of Los Angeles, California.
Picture sleeve: issued tub cut.



#15-1 Yellow Submarine / Elenor Rigby (1st. Press "East Coast Press": 5715)
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TRACK LISTING
SIDE 1
Yellow Submarine (John Lennon-Paul McCartney)
SIDE 2
Eleanor Rigby (John Lennon-Paul McCartney)
RELEASE DATE
8th August 1966 / First Press
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SIDE 1 --> Click!
SIDE 2 --> Click!
DISK --> Click!
eight eight_back label label label
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eight eight label
East Coast singles pressed with labels printed by Keystone Printed Specialities Co., Inc. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
The picture sleeve has a straight cut top and "PRINTED IN U.S.A." in black running vertically along the lower left side of the "I'm Down" open side of the sleeve.
LABEL CLOSE UP
iwant iwant
First Press: Capitol orange and yellow swirl label without "subsidary" print.
LABEL CLOSE UP
label label label East Coast singles pressed with labels printed by Keystone Printed Specialities Co., Inc. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
The Capitol U.S. logo  has "REG. U.S. PAT. OFF" below the Capitol logo.
LABEL CLOSE UP
label "MFD. BY CAPITOL RECORDS. INC., U.S.A. T.M. (logo) MARCA REG."was printed (without "subsidary") at perimeter.
OTHER ITEM
-

CATALOG NUMBER 5715
LABEL Capitol Yellow and Orange swirl label
MIX MONO
PRESS FACTORY
Keystone Printed Specialities Co., Inc. of Scranton, Pennsylvania
MATRIX No.
SIDE 1
45-X-45619-P17 #4         IAM mark  (machine stamped)
SIDE 2
45-X-45616-T18 #4        IAM mark  (machine stamped)
VINYL COLOR BLACK
RECORD COMPANY'S NAME
CAPITOL RECORDS
CENTER Full size center hole
PUBLISHER'S NAME SIDE 1 Maclen Music, Inc. BMI
SIDE 2 Maclen Music, Inc. BMI
RUNNING TIME
SIDE 1 2:40
SIDE 2 2:11
PRODUCER Produced in England by: George Martin
DCOVER DESIGN / PHOTO / NOTES
Photo: 13th. August 1965, New York press conference.
East Coast issued in straight cut top.
COMMENTS
First Press: Orange and yellow swirl label without "subsidary" print.
The picture sleeve features an orange-tinted photograph of the group at an 13th. August 1965, New York press conference.
The upper box of sleeve has a red background with "THE BEATLES" in white and both song titles, the catalogue number 5715 and the Capitol logo in black.
"Yellow Submarine" is the featured title on both sides on the sleeve.

Nearly all of the Capitol Beatles' records were pressed by Capitol on both the East Coast and the West Coast.
1) East Coast singles pressed with labels printed by Keystone Printed Specialities Co., Inc. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
Picture sleeve: issued in straight cut top.
A circled "PRINTED IN U.S.A." appears in black under the catalogue number on the open side of the sleeve.
Label: Some East Coast discs were pressed with labels that have yellow , rather than white, perimeter print.
2) West Coast singles pressed with labels printed by Bert-Co Enterprises of Los Angeles, California.
Picture sleeve: issued tub cut.
3) There is a third variation, that has thin numbers and the group's name spaced loosely. These labels and discs were prepared by Decca Records in Gloversville, New York.



#15-2 Yellow Submarine / Elenor Rigby (1st. Press "West Coast Press": 5715)
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#15-3 Yellow Submarine / Elenor Rigby (1st. Press "Decca Press": 5715)
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TRACK LISTING
SIDE 1
Yellow Submarine (John Lennon-Paul McCartney)
SIDE 2
Eleanor Rigby (John Lennon-Paul McCartney)
RELEASE DATE
8th August 1966 / First Press
FRONT --> Click!
BACK --> Click!
SIDE 1 --> Click!
SIDE 2 --> Click!
DISK --> Click!
eight eight_back label label label
SLEEVE CLOSE UP
eight eight label
East Coast singles pressed with labels printed by Keystone Printed Specialities Co., Inc. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
The picture sleeve has a straight cut top and "PRINTED IN U.S.A." in black running vertically along the lower left side of the "I'm Down" open side of the sleeve.
LABEL CLOSE UP
iwant iwant
First Press: Capitol orange and yellow swirl label without "subsidary" print.
LABEL CLOSE UP
label label label There is a third variation, that has thin catalogue numbers and the group's name spaced loosely. These labels and discs were prepared by Decca Records in Gloversville, New York.
The Capitol U.S. logo  has "REG. U.S. PAT. OFF" below the Capitol logo.
LABEL CLOSE UP
label "MFD. BY CAPITOL RECORDS. INC., U.S.A. T.M. (logo) MARCA REG."was printed (without "subsidary") at perimeter.
OTHER ITEM
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CATALOG NUMBER 5715
LABEL Capitol Yellow and Orange swirl label
MIX MONO
PRESS FACTORY
Decca Records in Gloversville, New York
MATRIX No.
SIDE 1
45  X  45619  P3G    1  (hand etched)
SIDE 2
45  X  45616  P3G    1  (hand etched)
VINYL COLOR BLACK
RECORD COMPANY'S NAME
CAPITOL RECORDS
CENTER Full size center hole
PUBLISHER'S NAME SIDE 1 Maclen Music, Inc. BMI
SIDE 2 Maclen Music, Inc. BMI
RUNNING TIME
SIDE 1 2:40
SIDE 2 2:11
PRODUCER Produced in England by: George Martin
DCOVER DESIGN / PHOTO / NOTES
Photo: 13th. August 1965, New York press conference.
East Coast issued in straight cut top.
COMMENTS
First Press: Orange and yellow swirl label without "subsidary" print.
The picture sleeve features an orange-tinted photograph of the group at an 13th. August 1965, New York press conference.
The upper box of sleeve has a red background with "THE BEATLES" in white and both song titles, the catalogue number 5715 and the Capitol logo in black.
"Yellow Submarine" is the featured title on both sides on the sleeve.

Nearly all of the Capitol Beatles' records were pressed by Capitol on both the East Coast and the West Coast.
1) East Coast singles pressed with labels printed by Keystone Printed Specialities Co., Inc. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
Picture sleeve: issued in straight cut top.
A circled "PRINTED IN U.S.A." appears in black under the catalogue number on the open side of the sleeve.
Label: Some East Coast discs were pressed with labels that have yellow , rather than white, perimeter print.
2) West Coast singles pressed with labels printed by Bert-Co Enterprises of Los Angeles, California.
Picture sleeve: issued tub cut.
3) There is a third variation, that has thin numbers and the group's name spaced loosely. These labels and discs were prepared by Decca Records in Gloversville, New York.



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