This was used on all classical records pressed by Victor during this period.
It indicates a shellac, etc mix that made the records quieter.
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From: "Paul Charosh" <[log in to unmask]>
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Sent: Friday, October 28, 2005 12:43 PM
Subject: [ARSCLIST] code on Victor label
> It's on pressings of 12" album C-9 --- Friml's Music, by the Victor Salon
> Group. A lower case "z" appears at 12 o'clock, under the oval containing
> familiar "V.E." The label: scroll, with "RCA Manufacturing Co." at 6
> I've either never seen this before or never noticed. What does the "z"
> Paul Charosh
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