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Started adding the 45 collection in 2014 after buying a jukebox. Currently working on the "M"'s. Next will be the Lp's, then CD's, if I live long enough! I used to work at Mr. Record in Santa Monica, CA during the 80's for most of its existence, and started collecting in the late 70's.

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Capitol pressing plant logos:
-◁ 'Longhorn' = Winchester, PA
★ 'Shining Star' = Los Angeles, CA
IAM 'Triangle' = Scranton, PA
() 'Octogon' = Jacksonville, IL

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
PL = Plastic Products, Inc., Memphis, TN
RI = PRC Recording Corp., Richmond, IN
AR = Allied Record Co., Inc., Los Angeles, CA
CT or CTH = Columbia, Terra Haute, IN
CP = Columbia (Pitman, NJ)
CS or CSM = Columbia (Santa Maria, CA)
MG = MGM Record Mfg. Division in Bloomfield, NJ

Others:
MR = Monarch Record Mfg. Co.

L-100000-X = Mastered At - Greg Lee Processing
Drumsticks = Artisan Sound Recorders
LW = Mastered At – Longwear Plating

Resources:
https://sleeves.bigboppa.co.uk/index.html
https://www.bigboppa.co.uk/
http://www.recordcollectorsguild.org/
http://www.goldminemag.com/
http://www.bsnpubs.com/
http://www.anorakscorner.com/
https://richmondaudiosociety.com/2012/07/02/dead_wax_inscriptions/
https://www.discogs.com/lists/US-Record-Pressing-Plants/213755
https://www.discogs.com/lists/UK-Record-Pressing-Plants/337081
https://manytools.org/facebook-twitter/strikethrough-text/
https://www.classic45s.com/textpage.php?page=45s

http://www.bmi.com/search/
https://www.ascap.com/Home/ace-title-search/index.aspx
http://cocatalog.loc.gov/cgi-bin/Pwebrecon.cgi?DB=local&PAGE=First
http://playlists.christmachine.com/cutting-vinyl/dead-wax-deadwax-list-full-length-continued-from-main-day-page/
https://www.discogs.com/forum/thread/743281
https://www.discogs.com/forum/thread/792347
https://www.discogs.com/forum/thread/810326

http://www.45rpmrecords.com/date_monarch.php
http://copypastecharacter.com/all-characters
https://reference.discogslabs.com/wiki/identifiers-on-european-cbs-and-sony-music-releases
https://support.discogs.com/hc/en-us/articles/360007331734-How-Can-I-Format-Text-

Recent Activity

Action Description
Amy* - 12X7
submitted Amy* - 12X7. 8 months ago
submitted Glenn Miller And His Orch.* - Rhapsody In Blue / Along The Santa Fé Trail. 11 months ago
The Yardbirds - Little Games / Puzzles
submitted The Yardbirds - Little Games / Puzzles. 11 months ago
submitted Bob Wills And His Texas Playboys* - Bob Wills Round Up. about 1 year ago
Led Zeppelin - BBC Sessions
submitted Led Zeppelin - BBC Sessions. over 3 years ago
Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin III
submitted Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin III. over 3 years ago
Robert Gordon (2) With Link Wray - Fire
submitted Robert Gordon (2) With Link Wray - Fire. over 4 years ago
Ritchie Valens - Donna / La Bamba
submitted Ritchie Valens - Donna / La Bamba. over 4 years ago
submitted Count Basie - Piano Rhythms. over 4 years ago
Jimi Hendrix - Last American Concert
submitted Jimi Hendrix - Last American Concert. over 4 years ago
Rolf Harris With His Wobble Board And The Rhythm Spinners - Tie Me Kangaroo Down, Sport
submitted Rolf Harris With His Wobble Board And The Rhythm Spinners - Tie Me Kangaroo Down, Sport. over 4 years ago
Nilsson* - I'll Be Home
submitted Nilsson* - I'll Be Home. over 4 years ago
Electric Light Orchestra - Do Ya
submitted Electric Light Orchestra - Do Ya. over 4 years ago
Don Young (4) - Early In The Morning
submitted Don Young (4) - Early In The Morning. over 4 years ago
Nick Lowe - So It Goes
submitted Nick Lowe - So It Goes. over 4 years ago
Pretenders* - Stop Your Sobbing
submitted Pretenders* - Stop Your Sobbing. over 4 years ago
Crowded House - Now We're Getting Somewhere
submitted Crowded House - Now We're Getting Somewhere. over 4 years ago
The Spencer Davis Group - Gimme Some Lovin'
submitted The Spencer Davis Group - Gimme Some Lovin'. over 4 years ago
Bob Dylan & The Band - Million Dollar Bash
submitted Bob Dylan & The Band - Million Dollar Bash. over 4 years ago
Booker T. & The M.G.'s* - My Sweet Potato / Booker-Loo
submitted Booker T. & The M.G.'s* - My Sweet Potato / Booker-Loo. over 4 years ago
The Chords - Sh-Boom / Little Maiden
submitted The Chords - Sh-Boom / Little Maiden. over 4 years ago
Derek And The Dominos* - Layla
submitted Derek And The Dominos* - Layla. over 4 years ago
Bobby Womack - Across 110th Street
submitted Bobby Womack - Across 110th Street. over 5 years ago
Cream (2) - Wheels Of Fire
submitted Cream (2) - Wheels Of Fire. over 5 years ago
Jimi Hendrix - The Hendrix Conversations
submitted Jimi Hendrix - The Hendrix Conversations. over 5 years ago
Elvis Costello / Robert Gordon (2) - Elvis Costello / Robert Gordon
submitted Elvis Costello / Robert Gordon (2) - Elvis Costello / Robert Gordon. over 5 years ago
Eric Weissberg - Dueling Banjos
submitted Eric Weissberg - Dueling Banjos. over 5 years ago
Electric Light Orchestra - Showdown
submitted Electric Light Orchestra - Showdown. over 5 years ago
Bunny Sigler - Love Train
submitted Bunny Sigler - Love Train. over 5 years ago
The Kinks - 20th Century Man
submitted The Kinks - 20th Century Man. over 5 years ago
Soul Survivors - Expressway To Your Heart
submitted Soul Survivors - Expressway To Your Heart. over 5 years ago
World Party - Ship Of Fools
submitted World Party - Ship Of Fools. over 5 years ago
Rockpile - Heart
submitted Rockpile - Heart. over 5 years ago
Rockpile - Teacher Teacher
submitted Rockpile - Teacher Teacher. over 5 years ago
Freddy King* - Takin' Care Of Business
submitted Freddy King* - Takin' Care Of Business. over 6 years ago
Kate Bush - Sat In Your Lap
submitted Kate Bush - Sat In Your Lap. over 6 years ago
Wes Montgomery Quartet* - Summertime
submitted Wes Montgomery Quartet* - Summertime. over 6 years ago
James Brown And The Famous Flames* - I Got You (I Feel Good)
submitted James Brown And The Famous Flames* - I Got You (I Feel Good). over 6 years ago
Aerosmith - Dream On / Sweet Emotion
submitted Aerosmith - Dream On / Sweet Emotion. over 6 years ago
Aerosmith - Remember (Walking In The Sand)
submitted Aerosmith - Remember (Walking In The Sand). over 6 years ago
Aerosmith - Chip Away The Stone
submitted Aerosmith - Chip Away The Stone. over 6 years ago
Aerosmith - Come Together
submitted Aerosmith - Come Together. over 6 years ago
Aerosmith - Draw The Line / Bright, Light, Fright
submitted Aerosmith - Draw The Line / Bright, Light, Fright. over 6 years ago
Aerosmith - Back In The Saddle
submitted Aerosmith - Back In The Saddle. over 6 years ago
Aerosmith - Walk This Way / Uncle Salty
submitted Aerosmith - Walk This Way / Uncle Salty. over 6 years ago
Aerosmith - Train Kept A Rollin'
submitted Aerosmith - Train Kept A Rollin'. over 6 years ago
Count Basie - The Complete Atomic Basie
submitted Count Basie - The Complete Atomic Basie. over 6 years ago
James Brown - Let A Man Come In And Do The Popcorn Part One
submitted James Brown - Let A Man Come In And Do The Popcorn Part One. over 6 years ago
Sly & The Family Stone - Dance To The Music / Let Me Hear It From You
submitted Sly & The Family Stone - Dance To The Music / Let Me Hear It From You. over 6 years ago
Solomon Burke - You're Good For Me
submitted Solomon Burke - You're Good For Me . over 6 years ago