Puppet on a String / Wooden Heart 

Modified: June 19, 2016

         Release: RCA Victor 447-0650 Puppet on a String / Wooden Heart (45)
              Artist: Elvis Presley
Release Date: 10/26/1965

gss 2X400 Puppet on a String / Wooden Heart (Elvis Presley)

447 0650 cover side1 small Puppet on a String / Wooden Heart (Elvis Presley)447 0650 cover side2 small Puppet on a String / Wooden Heart (Elvis Presley)

Cover: picture sleeve front and back.

447 0650 side1 wlp small Puppet on a String / Wooden Heart (Elvis Presley)447 0650 side2 wlp small Puppet on a String / Wooden Heart (Elvis Presley)

Disc: White label. NOT FOR SALE.1
Matrix numbers: SPKM-2010-4S / L2PW-3681-9S (machine stamped) (Hollywood pressing)2

447 0650 side2 small Puppet on a String / Wooden Heart (Elvis Presley)447 0650 side1 small Puppet on a String / Wooden Heart (Elvis Presley)

Disc: (10/1965)3 Gold Standard. Black label, dog on side. On the Puppet on a String side, with The Jordanaires. ASCAP on shared line. On the WOODEN HEART side, the date is closer to the matrix number than ELVIS PRESLEY.
Matrix numbers: SPKM-2010-1S / L2PW-3681-8S (Rockaway pressing)

447 0650 side2 small Puppet on a String / Wooden Heart (Elvis Presley)447 0650 1965 side1 r small Puppet on a String / Wooden Heart (Elvis Presley)

Disc: (10/1965) Gold Standard. Black label, dog on side. On the Puppet on a String side, with The Jordanaires. ASCAP on shared line. On the WOODEN HEART SIDE, the date is centered between the matrix number and ELVIS PRESLEY.4
Matrix numbers: SPKM-2010-3S A3 / L2PW-3681-5S A3 (Indianapolis pressing)5

447 0650 side1 h small Puppet on a String / Wooden Heart (Elvis Presley)447 0650 side2 h small Puppet on a String / Wooden Heart (Elvis Presley)

Disc: (10/1965) Gold Standard. Black label, dog on side. On the Puppet on a String side, with the Jordanaires. ASCAP on own line. On the WOODEN HEART SIDE, there is no date on side.
Matrix numbers: SPKM-2010-4S / L2PW-3681-9S (Hollywood pressing)

447 0650 1971 side2 small Puppet on a String / Wooden Heart (Elvis Presley)447 0650 1971 side1 1 small Puppet on a String / Wooden Heart (Elvis Presley)

Disc: 1971. Gold Standard. Red label.
Matrix numbers: SPKM-2010--7S A1 / L2PW-3681-5S A6 (Indianapolis pressing)

447 0650 1977 side1 gstop small Puppet on a String / Wooden Heart (Elvis Presley)447 0650 1977 side2 gstop small Puppet on a String / Wooden Heart (Elvis Presley)

Disc: 1976. Gold Standard. Black label, dog near top. Gold Standard on top.
Matrix numbers: SPKM-2010--7S A1 (machine stamped) / L2PW-3681-10S B2 (machine stamped) (Indianapolis pressing)

447 0650 1977 side2 small Puppet on a String / Wooden Heart (Elvis Presley)447 0650 1977 side1 small Puppet on a String / Wooden Heart (Elvis Presley)

Disc: 1976. Gold Standard. Black label, dog near top. Gold Standard on side.6
Matrix numbers: SPKM-2010--7S A1 (machine stamped) / L2PW 3681 10S B3 B (machine stamped) (Indianapolis pressing)
Matrix numbers: SPKM-2010--7S B1 (machine stamped) / L2PW 3681 10S C2 (machine stamped) (Indianapolis pressing)
Matrix numbers: SPKM 2010 9 A1 (machine stamped) / L2PW-3681-12 ga (hand etched) (Indianapolis pressing)7

  1. Images from the collection of DarylR.
  2. Matrix numbers from the collection of DarylR.
  3. Date from Elvis Presley Taking Care Of Business. "BiogrDiscography." 4 February 2011.
  4. Image of side 2 and observations from the collection of Roberto.
  5. Matrix numbers from the collection of Roberto.
  6. Images from the collection of Christian (of france).
  7. Matrix numbers from the collection of Christian (of France).