Surrender / Lonely Man 

Modified: February 24, 2017

         Release: RCA Victor 61-7850 Surrender / Lonely Man (45)
              Artist: Elvis Presley
Release Date: 2/1961

livingstereox400 Surrender / Lonely Man (Elvis Presley)

61 7850 side2 small Surrender / Lonely Man (Elvis Presley)61 7850 side1 small Surrender / Lonely Man (Elvis Presley)

Disc: (2/1961) Black label, dog on top. LIVING STEREO on either side of dog on top. 45 RPM1
Matrix numbers: M2PA-1884-1S / M2PA-1882-1S (Indianapolis pressing)2

61 7850 side2 var1 small Surrender / Lonely Man (Elvis Presley)61 7850 side1 var1 small Surrender / Lonely Man (Elvis Presley)

Disc: (2/1961) Black label, dog on top. LIVING STEREO only once on top. 45 R.P.M.3
Matrix numbers: M2PA-1884-?S / M2PA-1882-?S (Hollywood pressing?)

This one of a kind example sold on eBay, February 21, 2017 with the buy-it-now of $675.00. It has all the characteristics of being a Hollywood pressing. This is a logical guess.

Released in 1961 on 45 RPM as Surrender / Lonely Man. Released in 1961 on Compact 33 as Surrender / Lonely Man. Released in 1961 on Living Stereo Compact 33 as Surrender / Lonely Man.

  1. Images courtesy of Boija, John. "First pressings of US Elvis Presley 45 rpm singles." John Boija's Home Page. 2 February, 2011.
  2. Jerry Osborne, Presleyana V (Port Townsend: Osborne Enterprises, 2002), p. 67.
  3. eBay reference 172543382529 (February 21,2017)