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My Bonnie / The Saints (When The Saints Go Marching In), Polydor NH 66833.

Published February 4th, 2012

My Bonnie / The Saints (When The Saints Go Marching In), Polydor, NH 66833, This is the first official publication of The Beatles single in England! English intro for “My Bonnie”. The recording was also made in Harburg’s Friedrich-Ebert-Halle on June 22 & 23, 1961.

1. First pressing, January 5, 1962. Original Polydor company orange sleeves have “MADE IN ENGLAND” text on the back side.

The first UK pressings have orange “scroll” (white-orange Polydor banner) labels with wide bold print and with “broad” (long) artist name. “Made In England” & “Recording first published 1961″ texts on the labels. The label lists the artists as “Tony Sheridan & The Beatles”. “Mfd. By Deutsche Gramophone (Great Britain) Ltd” rim print. Matrix numbers: Side One: NH66833-A1; Side Two: NH66833-B1.

2. Second pressing, May 25, 1963. Orange “scroll” (white-orange Polydor banner) labels with wide thin print and with “narrow” (short) artist name. “Made In England” & “Recording first published 1961″ texts on the labels. The label lists the artists as “Tony Sheridan & The Beatles”. “Mfd. By Deutsche Gramophone (Great Britain) Ltd” rim print. Matrix numbers: Side One: NH66833-A1; Side Two: NH66833-B1.

Tony Sheridan With The Beatles, Polydor EPN 21610 Hi-Fi.

Published February 4th, 2012

Tony Sheridan With The Beatles, Polydor EPN 21610 Hi-Fi. German import only. Unissued in U.K. EP include: “My Bonnie”, “Cry For A Shadow”, “The Saints” & “Why”.

First pressing, July 12, 1963. Original English green picture Evelyn House outer sleeve with “Copyright subsists in all Deutsche Grammophone recordings text.

Orange “scroll” labels have “Variable grade” & “Extended play” text. Trail off areas have “Made in Gemany”  stamped on the both sides and OF3-K stamped on side A and OXXF3-K stamped on the side B. Matrix numbers: Side One: 21610-A; Side Two: 21610-B.

Cry For A Shadow / Why (Can’t You Love Me Again), Polydor NH 52275.

Published February 4th, 2012

Cry For A Shadow / Why (Can’t You Love Me Again), Polydor, NH 52275. Second British-manufactured single featuring Beatles Hamburg regordings. The recording was also made in Harburg’s Friedrich-Ebert-Halle on June 22 & 23, 1961.

1. First pressing, February 28, 1964. Original Polydor company orange sleeves have “MADE IN ENGLAND” text on the back side.

Orange “scroll” labels have A-side credited as “The Beatles” & with B-side credited as “Tony Sheridan with The Beatles”. “Made In England” & “Recording first published 1961″ texts on the labels. “Mfd. By Deutsche Gramophone (Great Britain) Ltd” rim print. Matrix numbers: Side One: NH52275-A1; Side Two: NH52275-B1. The single was pressed with push-out centers, although some copies were manufactured with solid center.

Push-out center:

Solid center:

German import, March 1964. Original picture German sleeve.

Red labels with black half-circle logos. The label lists the artists as The Beatles on the side A and as The Beatles with Tony Sheridan on the side B.

Cry For A Shadow. John on rhythm guitar, Paul on bass and shouting in the background, George on lead guitar, Pete Best on drums.

Why. Tony Sheridan on rhythm  guitar and lead vocal, John on rhythm guitar and hand clapping, Paul on bass, George on lead guitar, Pete Best on drums. John, Paul and George also provide backing vocals.

Ain’t She Sweet / If You Love Me, Baby, Polydor NH 52317.

Published February 4th, 2012

Ain’t She Sweet / If You Love Me, Baby, Polydor NH 52317. The recording was also made in Harburg’s Friedrich-Ebert-Halle on June 22 & 23, 1961.

1. First pressing, May 29, 1964. Original Polydor company orange sleeves have “MADE IN ENGLAND” text on the back side.

Orange “scroll” labels. The label lists the artists as The Beatles vocal: John Lennon on the side A and as The Beatles with Tony Sheridan, vocal on the side B. “Made In Englandwhite print on the labels. “Mfd. By Deutsche Gramophone (Great Britain) Ltd” rim print. Push-out center. Matrix numbers: Side One: NH52317-A1; Side Two: NH52317-B1.

Push-out center:

Solid center:

2. Second pressing, 1967. Red Polydor company sleeves.

Red labels with black half-circle logos. The label lists the artists as The Beatles vocal: John Lennon on the side A and as The Beatles with Tony Sheridan, vocal on the side B. “Made In England” black print above copyright credits. Boxed “Lowrence Wright” and “Copyright Reserved” credits on the labels. “Mfd. By Deutsche Gramophone (Great Britain) Ltd” rim print. Push-out center. Matrix numbers: Side One: NH52317-A1; Side Two: NH52317-B1.

Ain’t She Sweet. John on rhythm guitar and lead vocal, Paul on the bass, George on lead guitar, Pete Best on drums.

If You Love Me, Baby. Tony Sheridan on rhythm guitar and lead vocal, Paul on the bass, George on lead guitar, Pete Best on drums.

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