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    Beatles Yesterday and Today Third State Butcher Cover Mono LP (Capitol 2553, 1966). The Mop Tops' infamous "Butcher Cover" version of their LP Yesterday and Today was recalled almost immediately after initially shipping, but a relatively few were not returned as Capitol Records requested and have become some of the most prized collectibles of Beatles fans. Included with this offering are copies of two "recall" letters from Ron Tepper, Manager Press & Information Services of Capitol. This cover has some writing on the back, a 4" seam split at back top, and moderate wear along the edges. There's also a stain along the bottom of the back cover, but the outrageous front cover image is unscathed. The record is immaculate. Condition: VG-EX 6/ NM 8.

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    February, 2009
    21st-22nd Saturday-Sunday
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