[78-L] Early VICTOR RECORD recorded in Japan

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Fri Mar 14 15:10:57 PDT 2014

To me, they don't look all that different from US labels. I wonder if 
the words "Grand Prize" are somewhere in Japanese?

joe salerno

On 3/14/2014 3:17 PM, Clifford Bolling wrote:
> I just acquired a small collection of Japanese 78s which included 4 10" single sided VICTOR RECORD labels
> I've not seen before.  Also haven't been able to find any info about them, either, except the Nipper logo appears
> to date from 1906-1908.  All 4 show the VICTOR RECORD title around the top with -RECORDED IN JAPAN- under
> that.  1 of the 4 has a conditions sticker on the back dated Feb ?, 1908 stating for sale in the U.S. for 60c.  The
> other 3 have no sticker on the back and the conditions are in 3 lines around the bottom of the label.
> I posted these records to YouTube on my VintageJapaneseMusic channel:
> http://www.youtube.com/user/vintagejapanesemusic
> Has anyone seen this label?  Doesn't seem like this label was issued very much...
> Thanks!  Cliff
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Joe Salerno

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