EPA-993 Elvis, Volume 2 

Modified: May 19, 2018

         Release: RCA Victor EPA-993 Elvis, Volume 2 (EP)
              Artist: Elvis Presley
Release Date: 10/19/1956

Side 1: So Glad You're Mine / Old Shep
Side 2: Ready Teddy / Anyplace Is Paradise

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Cover: picture sleeve front and back. Track listings and catalog number on front. On back1, date © by Radio Corporation of America, 1956.

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Disc: (10/1956)2 Black label, dog on top without horizontal line. New Orthophonic High Fidelity on side. Hooked "1" for side. Elvis Presley is capitalized. Camden N.J. on bottom.
Matrix numbers: G2WH-7211-1S A2 / G2WH-7212-1S A1 (machine stamped) (Indianapolis pressing)
Matrix numbers: G2WH-7211-1S / G2WH-7212-1S A2 (machine stamped) (Indianapolis pressing)
Matrix numbers: G2WH-7211-1S 2 / G2WH-7212-1S A4 (machine stamped) (Indianapolis pressing)3
Matrix numbers: G2WH-7211-1S A3 / G2WH-7212-1S A6 (machine stamped) (Indianapolis pressing)
Matrix numbers: G2WH-7211-1S D1 / G2WH-7212-1S A3 (machine stamped) (Indianapolis pressing)3

epa-993-1956-side1-varepa-993-1956-side2-var

Disc: (1959) Black label, dog on top without horizontal line. Without New Orthophonic High Fidelity on side. Hooked "1" for side. Elvis Presley is capitalized. No Camden N.J. on bottom.5
Matrix numbers: G2WH-7211--8S A3 / G2WH-7212--8S (Indianapolis pressing)

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Disc: (10/1956) Black label, dog on top with horizontal line. 45 EP on right side.6
Matrix numbers: G2 WH7211-2S A1 RCA A / G2 WH7212-2S A1 RCA B (machine stamped) (Rockaway pressing)7

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Disc: (10/1956) Black label, dog on top with horizontal line. No 45 EP on right side.
Matrix numbers: G2 WH7211-2S A2 RCA D / G2 WH7212-2S A2 RCA E (machine stamped) (Rockaway pressing)

epa-993-side1-nodogepa-993-side2-nodog

Disc: (10/1956) Black label. No dog on top with horizontal line.
Matrix numbers: G2 WH7211-2S A (machine stamped) RCA (hand etched) D (machine stamped) (Rockaway pressing) / G2 WH7212-2S A (machine stamped) RCA (hand etched) E (machine stamped) (Rockaway pressing)

epa-993-dot-h-side1epa-993-dot-h-side2

Disc: (10/1956) Black label, dog on top without horizontal line. New Orthophonic High Fidelity on side. Straight "1" for side. ELVIS PRESLEY is all caps.
Matrix numbers: G2WH-7211-3S A1 / G2WH-7212-3S A1 (machine stamped) (Hollywood pressing)

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Cover: picture sleeve front and back. No track listings or catalog number on front. EPA-992 EPA-993 on lower right corner.8 On back, date © 1956, RCA, New York, N.Y. with a "2" lower right corner.6

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Disc: (1965) Black label, dog on side.6
Matrix numbers: G2WH-7211-8S / G2WH-7212-8S (machine stamped) (Indianapolis pressing)7.

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Disc: (1968) Orange label.8
Matrix numbers: G2WH-7211-8S / G2WH-7212-8S (machine stamped) (Indianapolis pressing)

  1. eBay reference 230727539633 (January 13, 2012)
  2. Date from "Elvis Presley: Discography | The Official Elvis Presley Site." Elvis The Music. Sony Music Entertainment. January 25, 2011.
  3. Matrix numbers from the collection of PIOTRULA (of Poland)
  4. Matrix numbers from the collection of PIOTRULA (of Poland)
  5. eBay reference 260715961126 (January 9, 2011)
  6. Images from the collection of Christian (of France)
  7. Matrix numbers from the collection of Christian (of France)
  8. eBay reference 350385881588 (September, 10, 2013)
  9. Images from the collection of Christian (of France)
  10. Images from the collection of Christian (of France)
  11. Matrix numbers from the collection of Christian (of France)
  12. eBay reference 350385881588 (September, 10, 2013)