Victor matrix MS-76324. Eveready Prestone Visomatic production no. 1 / National Carbon Company, Inc. ; Harold Smith

TitleSource
Eveready Prestone Visomatic production no. 1 (Primary title)Victor ledgers (take 1)
Part 1 (Title part)Victor ledgers
Eveready Prestone. Production no. 1 (Alternate title)Victor ledgers (take 4)
Authors and ComposersNotes
National Carbon Company, Inc. (sponsor)
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Harold Smith (speaker)
Visomatic Systems, Inc. (Motion picture production company)
Harold Smith (director)Takes 4 & 4A.
A. J. Housman (session supervisor)Takes 4 & 4A.
  • Description: Slide show soundtrack : Talk, with dubbed recordings
  • Category: Spoken
  • Language: English
  • Master Size: 16-in.
Notes
Victor ledgers: "Visomatic Production (Slide picture records)"; "Records made for Visomatic Systems Inc."; "Made for National Carbon Company."
Ledgers (take 1): Records dubbed in Part 1: Vi SE-35-B; Vi 0249, "Nobby gobs march"; Vi 6858-B, "Der Meistersinger"; Vi 19791-A, "Jingle Bells"; and Vi SE-4, "Wind."
Ledgers for takes 2 and 3 have not been found. It is possible that the takes were misnumbered.
Ledgers (take 4): "Mr. A. J. Housman of the National Carbon Co., present." Ledgers indicate that the following records are used for take 4: Brunswick 6452, "It's winter again"; Vi 6858-A, “Meistersinger”; Vi 0249, “Nobby gobs”; Vi SE-41 (2nd band), “Wind”; Vi SE-35 (3rd band), “Autos”; and Vi SE-31 (2nd band) “Trains.”
Victor ledgers: "Special records," indicating that the master recording was made on commission or not intended for release.
Source(s): Victor ledgers.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
5/24/1933 New York, New York. Studio 2 1 Destroy
5/24/1933 New York, New York. Studio 2 1A Not processed/destroy
May-June 1933 New York, New York [unconfirmed] 2 Destroy Status is from EDVR legacy data.
May-June 1933 New York, New York [unconfirmed] 3 Not processed Status is from EDVR legacy data.
6/19/1933 New York, New York. Studio 1 4 Master
6/19/1933 New York, New York. Studio 1 4A Not processed

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix MS-76324. Eveready Prestone Visomatic production no. 1 / National Carbon Company, Inc. ; Harold Smith," accessed March 30, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800041561/MS-76324-Eveready_Prestone_Visomatic_production_no._1.

Victor matrix MS-76324. Eveready Prestone Visomatic production no. 1 / National Carbon Company, Inc. ; Harold Smith. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved March 30, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800041561/MS-76324-Eveready_Prestone_Visomatic_production_no._1.

"Victor matrix MS-76324. Eveready Prestone Visomatic production no. 1 / National Carbon Company, Inc. ; Harold Smith." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 30 March 2020.

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