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    Beatles Yesterday And Today First State Stereo "Butcher" Cover (Capitol ST-2553, 1966). A beautiful first state copy of the rare stereo version of the Beatles' most infamous release. This one-owner LP was the personal possession of a music critic for a major American newspaper, and has been consigned by his family. Minor professional restoration has recently been performed to the top right and library spine, and it is ready for display! There are slight corner dings on the right, a slightly visible 3.5" horizontal crease to the back right above the RIAA logo, and minor tanning on the back cover. Pressing plant 2. LP: EX-7.5, Sleeve: EX-7.

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    September, 2015
    19th-20th Saturday-Sunday
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