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Get Back / Don’t Let Me Down, Apple R 5777.

Published December 1st, 2011

1. First pressing, April 11, 1969. The records were housed in glossy black die-cut sleeves with green Apple logo and straight top.

Dark green label with an image of an apple on side 1 and sliced apple on side 2. First label variation have “Sold In U.K. subject to resale price conditions, see price lists” text, but does not have NCB at the end of the publishing credit. Publishing year printed with small copyright symbol (p). The labels are quite dark although the actual shade of green varies greatly among copies. With or without KT tax code. Push-out or solid center. Matrix numbers: Side A: 7XCE.21296-1U, Side B: 7XCE.21297-1U.

While the labels with NCB were printed later, they almost certainly were used on first pressings along with the earlier labels.

Push-out center:

Solid center:

2. Second pressing, summer 1969 – September 1970. Dark green label with publishing year printed with small copyright symbol (p). With or without KT tax code. Push-out or solid center. Matrix numbers: Side A: 7XCE.21296-1U, Side B: 7XCE.21297-1U.

3. Third pressing, March 6, 1976. From “The Beatles Collection 1962-1970″ box set (BS-24). These pressings have original top-opening sleeve with green front and pictures back.

Light green label with publishing year printed with big copyright symbol (P). Matrix numbers: Side A: 7XCE.21296-1, Side B: 7XCE.21297-1U.

4. Fourth pressing, December 6, 1982. From “The Beatles Singles Collection” blue box set(BSCP-1). These pressings have original top-opening pictures sleeve.

Light green-yellow label with publishing year printed with big copyright symbol (P). Matrix numbers: Side A: 7XCE.21296-1, Side B: 7XCE.21297-1U.

5. Fifth pressing, beginning of the 90s. The final pressing has silver label with black textur print and logo. Rimtext embossed on the trail off area. The rimtext wording is: “UNAUTHORISED COPYING, HIRING, RENTING, PUBLIC PERFORMANCE AND BROADCASTING…”.

The Ballade Of John And Yoko / Old Brown Shoe, Apple R 5786.

Published December 1st, 2011

1. First pressing, May 30, 1969. The records were housed in glossy black die-cut sleeves with green Apple logo and straight top.

Dark green label with an image of an apple on side 1 and sliced apple on side 2. First label variation have “Sold In U.K. subject to resale price conditions, see price lists” text. Publishing year printed with small copyright symbol (p). The labels are quite dark although the actual shade of green varies greatly among copies. With or without KT tax code. Push-out or solid center. Matrix numbers: Side A: 7XCE.21306-1U, Side B: 7XCE.21307-1U.

Push-out center:

Solid center:

2. Second pressing, October 1970 – 1971. Dark green label with publishing year printed with big copyright symbol (P). With or without KT tax code. Push-out or solid center. Matrix numbers: Side A: 7XCE.21306-1U, Side B: 7XCE.21307-1U.

Push-out center:

Solid center:

3. Third pressing, March 6, 1976. From “The Beatles Collection 1962-1970″ box set (BS-24). These pressings have original top-opening sleeve with green front and pictures back.

Light green label with publishing year printed with big copyright symbol (P). Matrix numbers: Side A: 7XCE.21306-1U, Side B: 7XCE.21307-2.

4. Fourth pressing, December 6, 1982. From “The Beatles Singles Collection” blue box set (BSCP-1). These pressings have original top-opening pictures sleeve.

Light green-yellow label with publishing year printed with big copyright symbol (P). Matrix numbers: Side A: 7XCE.21306-1U, Side B: 7XCE.21307-2.

5. Fifth pressing, beginning of the 90s. The final pressing has silver label with black textur print and logo. Rimtext embossed on the trail off area. The rimtext wording is: “UNAUTHORISED COPYING, HIRING, RENTING, PUBLIC PERFORMANCE AND BROADCASTING…”.

Something / Come Together, Apple R 5814.

Published December 1st, 2011

1. First pressing, October 31, 1969. The records were housed in glossy black die-cut sleeves with green Apple logo and straight top.

Dark green label with an image of an apple on side 1 and sliced apple on side 2. First label variation have publishing year printed with small copyright symbol (p). The labels are quite dark although the actual shade of green varies greatly among copies. With or without KT tax code. Push-out or solid center. Matrix numbers: Side A: 7YCE.21369-1U, Side B: 7YCE.21370-1U.

Push-out center:

Solid center:

2. Second pressing, March 6, 1976. From “The Beatles Collection 1962-1970″ box set (BS-24). These pressings have original top-opening sleeve with green front and pictures back.

Light green label with publishing year printed with big copyright symbol (P). Matrix numbers: Side A: 7YCE.21369-1U, Side B: 7YCE.21370-1U.

3. Third pressing, December 6, 1982. From “The Beatles Singles Collection” blue box set (BSCP-1). These pressings have original top-opening pictures sleeve.

Light green-yellow label with publishing year printed with big copyright symbol (P). Matrix numbers: Side A: 7YCE.21369-1U, Side B: 7YCE.21370-1U.

4. Fourth pressing, beginning of the 90s. The final pressing has silver label with black textur print and logo. Rimtext embossed on the trail off area. The rimtext wording is: “UNAUTHORISED COPYING, HIRING, RENTING, PUBLIC PERFORMANCE AND BROADCASTING…”.

Let It Be / You Know My Name (Look Up The Number), Apple R 5833.

Published December 1st, 2011

1. First pressing, March 6, 1970. First records were housed in original picture sleeve with rounded flaps.

Dark green label with an image of an apple on side 1 and sliced apple on side 2. Publishing year printed with small copyright symbol (p). The labels are quite dark although the actual shade of green varies greatly among copies. With or without KT tax code. Push-out or solid center. First pressing has a scratched out APPLES 1002 matrix number to run off groove on B-side. Matrix numbers: Side A: 7YCE.21407-1U, Side B: APPLES 1002 7YCE.21408-1U.

Push-out center:

Solid center:

2. Second pressing, spring 1970. Same dark green label with an image of an apple on side 1 and sliced apple on side 2. Publishing year printed with small copyright symbol (p). With or without KT tax code. Push-out or solid center. Same matrix numbers: Side A: 7YCE.21407-1U, Side B: APPLES 1002 7YCE.21408-1U. But the records were housed in standard glossy black die-cut sleeves.

3. Third pressing, summer 1970 – September 1970. Same dark green label with an image of an apple on side 1 and sliced apple on side 2. Publishing year printed with small copyright symbol (p). Without tax code. Push-out or solid center. Matrix numbers: Side A: 7YCE.21407-1U, Side B: 7YCE.21408-1U.

4. Fourth pressing, March 6, 1976. From “The Beatles Collection 1962-1970″ box set (BS-24). These pressings have original top-opening sleeve with green front and pictures back.

Light green label with publishing year printed with big copyright symbol (P). Matrix numbers: Side A: 7YCE.21407-1U, Side B: 7YCE.21408-1U.

5. Fifth pressing, December 6, 1982. From “The Beatles Singles Collection” blue box set (BSCP-1). These pressings have original top-opening pictures sleeve.

Light green-yellow label with publishing year printed with big copyright symbol (P). Matrix numbers: Side A: 7YCE.21407-1U, Side B: 7YCE.21408-2.

6. Sixth pressing, beginning of the 90s. The final pressing has silver label with black textur print and logo. Rimtext embossed on the trail off area. The rimtext wording is: “UNAUTHORISED COPYING, HIRING, RENTING, PUBLIC PERFORMANCE AND BROADCASTING…”.

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