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On Thu, Apr 25, 2013 at 12:34 AM, Roger Kulp <[log in to unmask]>wrote:

> I have a few 50s London mono Lps that are pressed in the US.These are on a
> flat maroon label,with golden lettering.Not the glossy reds of the British
> pressings.With the advent of stereo,American Telefunken records were
> pressed in the US.In 1965,the switch was made to press US London popular
> records in the US.You can judge this by the Rolling Stones records.I think
> early copies of December's Children may have been the last one pressed in
> the UK for the US market.Either that or Out of Our Heads.I am not sure if
> the first Moody Blues album had a UK London pressing for the US or not. I
> do not believe the American Telefunken of the late 50s and early 60s had
> the connection to Decca/London that their British and German counterparts
> did.Did they??? Roger
>  > Date: Wed, 24 Apr 2013 10:54:08 -0400
> > From: [log in to unmask]
> > Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] LP packaging question
> > To: [log in to unmask]
> >
> > For most of the fifties and sixties, London Records releases of UK Decca
> > group product were imported pressings. The few exceptions during that
> time
> > were pop and the Richmond and Telefunken budget lines. Thus London,
> > Telefunken, Ducretet-Thomson and London International were all imported
> > pressings.
> >
> > DDR
> >
> > On Tue, Apr 23, 2013 at 10:47 PM, Roger Kulp <
> [log in to unmask]>wrote:
> >
> > > The Telefunken records I have like these are British pressings.Were
> these
> > > imported into the US like this? Roger > Date: Tue, 23 Apr 2013 15:49:46
> > > -0400> From: [log in to unmask]> Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] LP
> packaging
> > > question> To: [log in to unmask]> >   Telefunkens, also part of
> > > the Decca group, were packaged this way too in the 1950s, at least in
> the
> > > USA. Both 12" and 10" LPs in boxes. I have checked a number of them and
> > > find no independent text insert. But then it wasn't needed because the
> > > backs of the LP jackets have program notes.> >   A couple of my
> Telefunkens
> > > have the enclosed LP sleeves in very heavy clear plastic sleeves.> >
> Don
> > > Tait> >   > >  > >  > >  > > -----Original Message-----> From: Steve
> > > Smolian <[log in to unmask]>> To: ARSCLIST <[log in to unmask]
> >>
> > > Sent: Tue, Apr 23, 2013 4:07 am> Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] LP packaging
> > > question> > > All I've seen are imports in more fragile, thinner covers
> > > than we used in > the U.S. but were standard abroad.  Most are from the
> > > London import group- > L'Oiseau-Lyre, Ducretet-Thompson, etc.  These
> were
> > > specialty items, imported > in smaller numbers and tended to get lost
> on
> > > the shelves.  The box increased > visibility and provided a printed
> spine
> > > which the records otherwise lacked > but which U.S. records had by the
> time
> > > these were brought in, c. 1957? > Offhand, I can't think of any that
> were
> > > in stereo in these boxes.> > Steve Smolian> > > -----Original
> Message-----
> > > > From: Paul Stamler> Sent: Tuesday, April 23, 2013 2:46 AM> To:
> > > [log in to unmask]> Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] LP packaging
> question>
> > > > On 4/22/2013 4:23 PM, Thomas Stern wrote:> > Anyone recognise this
> type
> > > of package -  assuming there was NOT a booklet, > > why the additional
> box
> > > ????> > I've seen a few of them. I think the answer is prestige.> >
> Peace,>
> > > Paul > >
> >
> >
> >
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