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Do You Want To Know A Secret / Thank You Girl, VJ-587.

Published February 15th, 2010

Do You Want To Know A Secret / Thank You Girl, Vee-Jay VJ-587. March 23, 1964. Record has thin silver lettering on a black label backdrop with an oval logo and an outer rim colorband. Its thin compressed type allows the A side’s long song title to appear on one line. The initials “URJ” are hand etched in the trail off areas of both sides. The trail off area on the A side has the master number 63-3191, followed by “-1”, and “T1”. The B side has the master number 31-3219, followed “-3” and “T1”. This record was manufactured by Columbia Records.

The single was released with a picture sleeve, which features hand-painted faces of the boys on black background with “The Beatles” in yellow, the record number and Vee-Jay brackets logo in grey and the song titles in white. The texture of the black paper used for the sleeve is similar to that of a paper back. The are straight cut (photo) and die insert tab version of the sleeve.

Do You Want To Know A Secret / Thank You Girl, VJ-587.

Published February 15th, 2010

Do You Want To Know A Secret / Thank You Girl, Vee-Jay VJ-587. March 23, 1964. Record has silver print on an all black label with the brackets logo and two thick horizontal bars running through the label’s center hole. The initials “URJ” and matrix numbers are hand etched  in its trail off area, which also contains a barely legible Audio Matrix machine stamped logo. This record was pressed by Southern Plastics. Record released with original picture sleeve.

Do You Want To Know A Secret / Thank You Girl, VJ-587.

Published February 15th, 2010

Do You Want To Know A Secret / Thank You Girl, Vee-Jay VJ-587. March 23, 1964. Record has all silver print on an all black label with the oval logo. Its trail off area markings the hand etched initials “RA” and master and job numbers, along with the Audio Matrix and “MR” machine stamped logos. The “ARP” machine stamped logo appears once on the A side and twice on the B side. In all probability, the stampers used by ARP to press this record were previously used by Monarch Records and then forwarded to ARP. Record released with original picture sleeve.

Do You Want To Know A Secret / Thank You Girl, VJ-587.

Published February 15th, 2010

Do You Want To Know A Secret / Thank You Girl, Vee-Jay VJ-587. March 23, 1964. Record has all silver prin on an all black label with “Vee Jay Records” printed in small print below large “VJ” letters. Its typesetting, with its thin upper and lower case A side title printed on one line. Its trail off area markings hand etched initials “URJ” and master numbers and barely legible Aydio Matrix machine stamped logo. This record was manufactured by Southern Plastics. Record released with picture sleeve.

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