"The 2,000 Pound Bee, Pt. I" / "The 2,000 Pound Bee Pt. II"

SERIAL#: 67
DATE: 1962 - 11

MISC NOTES:

November release date is guesstimate based on when record sales reached Billboard.

12/62: "The 2,000 Pound Bee Pt. II" charted on Billboard's Top 100.

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FORMAT:disc
SIZE:7"
SPEED:45 rpm
DISC NOTES:

Known Label Designs:
2PA). A - B promotional disc. Beige/tan label background.  2nd design three fish  fish logo centered over spindle hole. AUDITION to upper left of spindle hole.   RECORD to upper right of spindle hole.  Blue logo, numerals and lettering. Disc # right center of spindle hole.

2PB.) A - B promo disc. Beige/tan label background. 2nd design three fish logo centered over spindle hole. Blue logo, numerals and lettering. NOT FOR SALE  below right of spindle hole. Disc # left center of spindle hole.*

2PC.) A - B promotional disc. 3nd three fish logo centered above spindle hole. Beige/tan label background. 'Black logo, numerals and lettering. No audition/promo wording. Horizontal lines above and below information printed to center left and center right of spindle hole. disc # right center of spindle hole: No, 67.*

3RA.) A - B retail disc. 3rd multi-colored three fish logo left center of spindle hole. Dark blue label background. Black numerals and lettering except A DIVISION OF LIBERTY, etc. arced across lower center edge of label in white. Disc # center right of spindle hole.

A-SIDE MATRIX:
2PA.) 45DO - 733 circled 1 (etched wax); DO - 733 (label)
2PB.) Inf. Not Avail. (wax); DO - 733 (label)
2PC.)
3RA.) 45 DO - 733 (etced wax); DO - 733 (label)
A-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
2PA.) ^45340 (November/December, 1962)
2PB.) Inf. Not Avail.
2PC.)
3RA.) ^45340 (November/December, 1962)
A-SIDE COMPOSER: Mel Taylor
A-SIDE PUBLISHER: Dobo Pub. Co. (BMI)

B-SIDE MATRIX:
2PA.) 45 DO - 734 circled 1 (etched (wax); DO - 734 (label)
2PB.) Inf. Not Avail. (wax); DO - 734 (label)
2PC. Inf. Not Avail. (wax); Inf. Not Avail. (label)
3RA.) 45 DO - 734 (etched wax); DO - 734 (label)
B-SIDE STAMPER CODE:
2PA.) ^45340 - X (November/December, 1962)
2PB.) Inf. Not Avail.
2PC.) Inf. Not Avail.
3RA.) ^45340 (November/December, 1962)
B-SIDE COMPOSER:Mel Taylor
B-SIDE PUBLISHER: Dobo Pub. Co. (BMI)