There's a Universal Newsreel - I think in the context of an  
Eisenhower press conference - that shows cutting an acetate disc.  
It's at the National Archives, and I have a copy somewhere in my  
office, but I'd have to hunt for it. Can anyone else provide the  

Also, the Lomax footage at the Library of Congress would be another.  
Oh, and the Lomax / Leadbelly March of Time.

Off the top of my head,

On Mar 24, 2010, at 12:19 PM, Jim Sam wrote:

> All,
> Every now and then someone on this list links to a youtube, et al.,  
> video of
> a vintage documentary describing recording processes and disc  
> pressings.
> Does any one know of a video available online that shows someone  
> cutting a
> (preferably 16-inch) disc from the pre-tape days?  Any _video_ from
> super-cheesy to seriously-right-on would be helpful.
> Thanks,
> Jim

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