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Pressings

Capitol/WB pressing plant logos:
-◁ 'Longhorn' = Winchester, PA
★ ,✽,or * 'Shining Star' = Los Angeles, CA
IAM 'Triangle' = Scranton, PA
() 'Octogon' = Jacksonville, IL (big O)
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/ I \ or anvil or & Scranton, PA
/ A M \
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Capitol/WB identifiers
-CAP J for Jacksonville Plant
- JW - for Jacksonville Plant
- WW - for Winchester Plant
- LW - for Los Angeles Plant (Do not confuse with Longwear Plating LW)

RCA identifiers
RCA Records Pressing Plant,Indianapolis (identified by "Ⅰ" in runout).
RCA Records Pressing Plant, Rockaway (identified by 'R' in runout).
RCA Records Pressing Plant, Hollywood (identified by 'H' in runout).

Decca:
(1) ✤ / ◉ = Gloversville
(2) ◆ = Pinckneyville
(3) ◈ = Richmond

MCA:
(1) ⧈-G-⧈ = Gloversville
(2) ◈-P-◈ = Pinckneyville

Atlantic:
PR = Presswell Records Mfg. Co., Ancora, NJ
LY = Shelley Products, Huntington Station, NY
SP = Specialty Records Corp., Olyphant, PA
MO = Monarch Record Mfg. Co., Los Angeles, CA △00000 common to many pressings
PL = Plastic Products, Inc., Memphis, TN
RI or PRC, PRCR=PRC Recording Corp. ,Richmond, IN
PRCW PRCC=PRC Recording Corp Compton CA (west)
AR = Allied Record Co., Inc., Los Angeles, CA
CT or CTH = Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Terra Haute, IN
CP or P = Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Pitman, NJ
CS or CSM = Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Santa Maria, CA
G1 = Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Carrollton, GA
MG = MGM Record Mfg. Division in Bloomfield, NJ

Others:
MR = Monarch Record Mfg. Co.

Mastered By
° = Customatrix
L-100000-X = Mastered At - Greg Lee Processing
◵ Drumsticks = Artisan Sound Recorders
LW = Mastered At – Longwear Plating -On some Warner Bros. and Capitol releases "LW" is in the matrix code but this an incorrect entry for this profile. See Capitol Records Pressing Plant, Los Angeles
MDS = Masterdisc Studios also known as Masterdisc

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