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RCA RCX 135

Track Listing:

Side 1:

1. Young And Beautiful

2. True Love

Side 2:

1. Lover Doll

2. Love Me Tender

Released: February 1959:

Sound Format: mono

UK EP No. (10)

This EP contained previously released material. All songs were ballads as the title suggests. The photograph of Elvis used on the front cover was identical to the one used previously on the extended play: "Elvis Sings Christmas Songs".

NOTE: This EP was issued using the matrix number J2PH, part of the RCA matrix system.

Side 1: J2PH 0168     Side 2: J2PH 0169

(Sleeve Variation 1 - Front)

Fully Laminated (not stated)

RCA Logo (Boxed)

45 E.P.

RCX-135

A NEW ORTHOPHONIC HIGH FIDELITY RECORDING

(Top Right)

(Sleeve Variation 1 - Rear)
IN TENDER MOOD (Red Text)

A "NEW ORTHOPHONIC" HIGH FIDELITY 45 RPM RECORDING

RCA RECORDS LONDON S. E. 1 1
RCA Logo

Made in England (Bottom Left)
Printed in England E.J.D. 1/59 (Bottom Right)

(No Writing On Spine)

(Foldovers Top & Bottom)

(Sleeve Variation 2 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (not stated)

RCA Logo (Boxed)

45 E.P.

RCX-135

A NEW ORTHOPHONIC HIGH FIDELITY RECORDING

(Top Right)

 

(Thanks To Paul Alner For The Information)

(Sleeve Variation 2 - Rear)
IN TENDER MOOD (Red Text)

A "NEW ORTHOPHONIC" HIGH FIDELITY 45 RPM RECORDING

RCA RECORDS LONDON S. E. 1 1
RCA Logo

Made in England (Bottom Left)
Printed in England E.J.D. 1/59 (Bottom Right)

(No Writing On Spine)

(Foldovers Top & Bottom)

(Sleeve Variation 3 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (stated)

RCA Logo (Boxed)

45 E.P.

RCX-135

A NEW ORTHOPHONIC HIGH FIDELITY RECORDING

(Top Right)

 

(Sleeve Variation 3 - Rear)
IN TENDER MOOD (Black Text)

A "NEW ORTHOPHONIC" HIGH FIDELITY 45 RPM RECORDING

RCA RECORDS LONDON S. E. 1 1
RCA Logo

Made in England (Bottom Left)

Laminated with 'Clarifoil' made by British Celanese Limited (Bottom Centre)
McN9.60® (Bottom Right)

(No Writing On Spine)

(Foldovers Top & Bottom)

(Sleeve Variation 4 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (stated)

RCA Logo (Boxed)

45 E.P.

RCX-135

A NEW ORTHOPHONIC HIGH FIDELITY RECORDING

(Top Right)

 

(Sleeve Variation 4 - Rear)
IN TENDER MOOD (Black Text)

A "NEW ORTHOPHONIC" HIGH FIDELITY 45 RPM RECORDING

RCA RECORDS LONDON S. E. 1 1
RCA Logo

Made in England (Bottom Left)

Laminated with 'Clarifoil' made by British Celanese Limited (Bottom Centre)
McN11.60® (Bottom Right)

(No Writing On Spine)

(Foldovers Top & Bottom)

(Sleeve Variation 5 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (stated)

RCA Logo (Boxed)

45 E.P.

RCX-135

A NEW ORTHOPHONIC HIGH FIDELITY RECORDING

(Top Right)

 

(Sleeve Variation 5 - Rear)
IN TENDER MOOD (Black Text)

A "NEW ORTHOPHONIC" HIGH FIDELITY 45 RPM RECORDING

RCA RECORDS LONDON S. E. 1 1
RCA Logo

Made in England (Bottom Left)

Laminated with 'Clarifoil' made by British Celanese Limited (Bottom Centre)
McN11.60® (Bottom Right)

(No Writing On Spine)

(Foldovers Top & Bottom)

(Sleeve Variation 6 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (stated)

RCA Logo (Boxed)

45 E.P.

RCX-135

A NEW ORTHOPHONIC HIGH FIDELITY RECORDING

(Top Right)

 

(Sleeve Variation 6 - Rear)
IN TENDER MOOD (Black Text)

A "NEW ORTHOPHONIC" HIGH FIDELITY 45 RPM RECORDING

RCA RECORDS LONDON S. E. 1 1
RCA Logo

Made in England (Bottom Left)

Laminated with 'Clarifoil' made by British Celanese Limited (Bottom Centre)
McN8.61® (Bottom Right)

(No Writing On Spine)

(Foldovers Top & Bottom)

(Sleeve Variation 7 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (stated)

RCA Logo (Boxed)

45 E.P.

RCX-135

A NEW ORTHOPHONIC HIGH FIDELITY RECORDING

(Top Right)

 

(Sleeve Variation 7 - Rear)
IN TENDER MOOD (Black Text)

A "NEW ORTHOPHONIC" HIGH FIDELITY 45 RPM RECORDING

RCA RECORDS LONDON S. E. 1 1
RCA Logo

Made in England (Bottom Left)

Laminated with 'Clarifoil' made by British Celanese Limited (Bottom Centre)
McN9.61® (Bottom Right)

(No Writing On Spine)

(Foldovers Top & Bottom)

(Sleeve Variation 8 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (stated)

RCA Logo (Boxed)

45 E.P.

RCX-135

A NEW ORTHOPHONIC HIGH FIDELITY RECORDING

(Top Right)

 

(Sleeve Variation 8 - Rear)
IN TENDER MOOD (Black Text)

A "NEW ORTHOPHONIC" HIGH FIDELITY 45 RPM RECORDING

RCA RECORDS LONDON S. E. 1 1
RCA Logo

Made in England (Bottom Left)

Laminated with 'Clarifoil' made by British Celanese Limited (Bottom Centre)
McN9.62® (Bottom Right)

(No Writing On Spine)

(Foldovers Top & Bottom)

(Sleeve Variation 9 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (stated)

RCA Logo (Boxed)

45 E.P.

RCX-135

A NEW ORTHOPHONIC HIGH FIDELITY RECORDING

(Top Right)

 

(Sleeve Variation 9 - Rear)
IN TENDER MOOD (Black Text)

A "NEW ORTHOPHONIC" HIGH FIDELITY 45 RPM RECORDING

RCA RECORDS LONDON S. E. 1 1
RCA Logo

Made in England (Bottom Left)

Laminated with 'Clarifoil' made by British Celanese Limited (Bottom Centre)
McN10.62® (Bottom Right)

(No Writing On Spine)

(Foldovers Top & Bottom)

(Sleeve Variation 10 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (stated)

RCA Logo (Boxed)

45 E.P.

RCX-135

A NEW ORTHOPHONIC HIGH FIDELITY RECORDING

(Top Right)

 

(Sleeve Variation 10 - Rear)
IN TENDER MOOD (Black Text)

A "NEW ORTHOPHONIC" HIGH FIDELITY 45 RPM RECORDING

RCA RECORDS LONDON S. E. 1 1
RCA Logo

Made in England (Bottom Left)

Laminated with 'Clarifoil' made by British Celanese Limited (Bottom Centre)
McN11.62® (Bottom Right)

(No Writing On Spine)

(Foldovers Top & Bottom)

(Sleeve Variation 11 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (stated)

RCA Logo (Boxed)

45 E.P.

RCX-135

A NEW ORTHOPHONIC HIGH FIDELITY RECORDING

(Top Right)

 

(Sleeve Variation 11 - Rear)
IN TENDER MOOD (Black Text)

A "NEW ORTHOPHONIC" HIGH FIDELITY 45 RPM RECORDING

RCA RECORDS LONDON S. E. 1 1
RCA Logo

Made in England (Bottom Left)

Laminated with 'Clarifoil' made by British Celanese Limited (Bottom Centre)
McN1.63® (Bottom Right)

(No Writing On Spine)

(Foldovers Top & Bottom)

(Sleeve Variation 12 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (stated)

RCA Logo (Boxed)

45 E.P.

RCX-135

A NEW ORTHOPHONIC HIGH FIDELITY RECORDING

(Top Right)

 

(Sleeve Variation 12 - Rear)
IN TENDER MOOD (Black Text)

A "NEW ORTHOPHONIC" HIGH FIDELITY 45 RPM RECORDING

RCA RECORDS LONDON S. E. 1 1
RCA Logo

Made in England (Bottom Left)

Laminated with 'Clarifoil' made by British Celanese Limited (Bottom Centre)
McN9.63® (Bottom Right)

(No Writing On Spine)

(Foldovers Top & Bottom)

(Sleeve Variation 13 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (stated)

RCA Logo (Boxed)

45 E.P.

RCX-135

A NEW ORTHOPHONIC HIGH FIDELITY RECORDING

(Top Right)

 

(Sleeve Variation 13 - Rear)
IN TENDER MOOD (Black Text)

A "NEW ORTHOPHONIC" HIGH FIDELITY 45 RPM RECORDING

RCA RECORDS LONDON S. E. 1 1
RCA Logo

Made in England (Bottom Left)

Laminated with 'Clarifoil' made by British Celanese Limited (Bottom Centre)
McN10.63® (Bottom Right)

(No Writing On Spine)

(Foldovers Top & Bottom)

(Sleeve Variation 14 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (stated)

RCA Logo (Boxed)

45 E.P.

RCX-135

A NEW ORTHOPHONIC HIGH FIDELITY RECORDING

(Top Right)

 

(Sleeve Variation 14 - Rear)
IN TENDER MOOD (Black Text)

A "NEW ORTHOPHONIC" HIGH FIDELITY 45 RPM RECORDING

RCA RECORDS LONDON S. E. 1 1
RCA Logo

Made in England (Bottom Left)

Laminated with 'Clarifoil' made by British Celanese Limited (Bottom Centre)
McN6.64® (Bottom Right)

(No Writing On Spine)

(Foldovers Top & Bottom)

(Sleeve Variation 15 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (stated)

RCA Logo (Boxed)

45 E.P.

RCX-135

A NEW ORTHOPHONIC HIGH FIDELITY RECORDING

(Top Right)

 

(Sleeve Variation 15 - Rear)
IN TENDER MOOD (Black Text)

A "NEW ORTHOPHONIC" HIGH FIDELITY 45 RPM RECORDING

RCA RECORDS LONDON S. E. 1 1
RCA Logo

Made in England (Bottom Left)

Laminated with 'Clarifoil' made by British Celanese Limited (Bottom Centre)
McN12.64® (Bottom Right)

(No Writing On Spine)

(Foldovers Top & Bottom)

(Sleeve Variation 16 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (stated)

RCA Logo (Boxed)

45 E.P.

RCX-135

A NEW ORTHOPHONIC HIGH FIDELITY RECORDING

(Top Right)

 

(Sleeve Variation 16 - Rear)
IN TENDER MOOD (Black Text)

A "NEW ORTHOPHONIC" HIGH FIDELITY 45 RPM RECORDING

RCA RECORDS LONDON S. E. 1 1
RCA Logo

Made in England (Bottom Left)

Laminated with 'Clarifoil' made by British Celanese Limited (Bottom Centre)
McN4.65® (Bottom Right)

(No Writing On Spine)

(Foldovers Top & Bottom)

(Sleeve Variation 17 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (stated)

RCA Logo (Boxed)

45 E.P.

RCX-135

A NEW ORTHOPHONIC HIGH FIDELITY RECORDING

(Top Right)

 

(Sleeve Variation 17 - Rear)
IN TENDER MOOD (Black Text)

A "NEW ORTHOPHONIC" HIGH FIDELITY 45 RPM RECORDING

RCA RECORDS LONDON S. E. 1 1
RCA Logo

Made in England (Bottom Left)

Laminated with 'Clarifoil' made by British Celanese Limited (Bottom Centre)

(No Date)

(No Writing On Spine)

(Foldovers Top & Bottom)

(Sleeve Variation 18 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (not stated)

RCA Logo (Boxed)

45 E.P.

RCX-135

A NEW ORTHOPHONIC HIGH FIDELITY RECORDING

(Top Right)

 

(Sleeve Variation 18 - Rear)
IN TENDER MOOD (Black Text)

A "NEW ORTHOPHONIC" HIGH FIDELITY 45 RPM RECORDING

RCA RECORDS LONDON W.1
RCA Logo

(No Made in England)

(No Reference To Lamination)

(No Date)

(No Writing On Spine)

(Foldovers Top & Bottom)

(Thanks to Andy Honeywell for the improved images)

(Sleeve Variation 19 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (not stated)

RCA Logo (Boxed)

45 E.P.

RCX-135

A NEW ORTHOPHONIC HIGH FIDELITY RECORDING

(Top Right)

 

(Sleeve Variation 19 - Rear)
IN TENDER MOOD (Black Text)

A "NEW ORTHOPHONIC" HIGH FIDELITY 45 RPM RECORDING

RCA RECORDS LONDON W.1
RCA Logo

(No Writing On Spine)

(No Foldovers)

(Thanks to Andy Honeywell for the improved images)

(Test Pressing/Factory Sample/Demo/Promo)

(Factory Sample - Side 1)

(Factory Sample - Side 2)

(Black Label, RCA Large Silver Dot Logo, Triangle Centre)

(Variation 1 - Side 1)

(Black Label)

RCA Large Silver Dot Logo

(Triangle Centre)
(1959 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

(Variation 1 - Side 2)

MADE IN GREAT BRITAIN

Trade Mark(s) ® Registered

EXTENDED PLAY (Top Left)

"New Orthophonic" High Fidelity (Top Right)

(No Tax Code)

Parallel Lines (Both Sides)

RCX

                            135 (Further Right)

(Black Label, RCA Large Silver Dot Logo, Triangle Centre)

(Variation 2 - Side 1)

(Black Label)

RCA Large Silver Dot Logo

(Triangle Centre)
(1959 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

(Variation 2 - Side 2)

MADE IN GREAT BRITAIN

Trade Mark(s) ® Registered

EXTENDED PLAY (Top Left)

"New Orthophonic" High Fidelity (Top Right)

(No Tax Code)

Parallel Lines (Both Sides)

RCX

135

(Black Label, RCA Large Silver Dot Logo, Knockout Centre)

(Variation 2 - Side 1)

(Black Label)

RCA Large Silver Dot Logo

(Knockout Centre)
(1960 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

(Variation 2 - Side 2)

MADE IN GREAT BRITAIN

Trade Mark(s) ® Registered

EXTENDED PLAY (Top Left)

"New Orthophonic" High Fidelity (Top Right)

(No Tax Code)

Parallel Lines (Both Sides)

RCX

135

(Black Label, RCA Large Silver Dot Logo, Knockout Centre)

(Variation 4 - Side 1)

(Black Label)

RCA Large Silver Dot Logo

(Knockout Centre)
(1960 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

(Variation 4 - Side 2)

MADE IN GREAT BRITAIN

Trade Mark(s) ® Registered

EXTENDED PLAY (Top Left)

"New Orthophonic" High Fidelity (Top Right)

E/T Tax Code (Below High Fidelity)

Parallel Lines (Both Sides)

RCX

  135

(Black Label, RCA Large Silver Dot Logo, Knockout Centre)

(Variation 5 - Side 1)

(Black Label)

RCA Large Silver Dot Logo

(Knockout Centre)
(1961 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

(Variation 5 - Side 2)

MADE IN GREAT BRITAIN

Trade Mark(s) ® Registered

EXTENDED PLAY (Top Left)

"New Orthophonic" High Fidelity (Top Right)

O/T Tax Code (Below High Fidelity)

Parallel Lines (Both Sides)

RCX

  135

(Black Label, RCA Large Silver Dot Logo, Knockout Centre)

(Variation 6 - Side 1)

(Black Label)

RCA Large Silver Dot Logo

(Knockout Centre)
(1962 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

(Variation 6 - Side 2)

MADE IN GREAT BRITAIN

Trade Mark(s) Registered   Marca(s) Registrada(s)

EXTENDED PLAY (Top Left)

"New Orthophonic" High Fidelity (Top Right)

Z/T Tax Code (Below High Fidelity)

Parallel Lines (Both Sides)

RCX

  135

(Black Label, RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo, Knockout Centre)

(Variation 7 - Side 1)

(Black Label)

RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo

(Knockout Centre)
(1962 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

(Variation 7 - Side 2)

MADE IN ENGLAND BY THE DECCA RECORD CO LTD

Trade Mark(s) Registered   Marca(s) Registrada(s)

EXTENDED PLAY (Top Left)

"New Orthophonic" High Fidelity (Top Right)

Z/T Tax Code (Below High Fidelity)

No Parallel Lines (Both Sides)

RCX

  135

(Black Label, RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo, Knockout Centre)

(Variation 8 - Side 1)

(Black Label)

RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo

(Knockout Centre)
(1963 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

(Variation 8 - Side 2)

MADE IN ENGLAND BY THE DECCA RECORD CO LTD

Trade Mark(s) Registered   Marca(s) Registrada(s)

EXTENDED PLAY (Top Left)

"New Orthophonic" High Fidelity (Top Right)

M/T Tax Code (Below High Fidelity)

RCX

  135

(Black Label, RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo, Knockout Centre)

(Variation 9 - Side 1)

(Black Label)

RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo

(Knockout Centre)
(1964 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

BIEM NCB (Boxed - Above Publishers)

(Variation 9 - Side 2)

MADE IN ENGLAND BY THE DECCA RECORD CO LTD

Trade Mark(s) Registered   Marca(s) Registrada(s)

EXTENDED PLAY (Top Left)

"New Orthophonic" High Fidelity (Top Right)

M/T Tax Code (Below High Fidelity)

RCX

  135

S (Below 135)

(Black Label, RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo, Knockout Centre)

(Variation 10 - Side 1)

(Black Label)

RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo

(Knockout Centre)
(1964 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

BIEM NCB (Boxed - Below Publishers)

(Variation 10 - Side 2)

MADE IN ENGLAND BY THE DECCA RECORD CO LTD

Trade Mark(s) Registered   Marca(s) Registrada(s)

EXTENDED PLAY (Top Left)

"New Orthophonic" High Fidelity (Top Right)

M/T Tax Code (Below High Fidelity)

RCX

  135

S (Below 135)

(Black Label, RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo, Knockout Centre)

(Variation 11 - Side 1)

(Black Label)

RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo

(Knockout Centre)
(1964 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

BIEM NCB (Boxed - Below Publishers)

(Variation 11 - Side 2)

MADE IN ENGLAND BY THE DECCA RECORD CO LTD

Trade Mark(s) Registered   Marca(s) Registrada(s)

EXTENDED PLAY (Top Left)

M/T Tax Code (Below PLAY)

45 Symbol (Top Right)

"New Orthophonic" High Fidelity (Centre Right)

RCX

  135

S (Below 135)

(Black Label, RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo, Knockout Centre)

(Variation 12 - Side 1)

(Black Label)

RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo

(Knockout Centre)
(1965 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

BIEM NCB (Boxed - Below Publishers)

(Variation 12 - Side 2)

MADE IN ENGLAND BY THE DECCA RECORD CO LTD

Trade Mark(s) Registered   Marca(s) Registrada(s)

EXTENDED PLAY (Top Left)

 ℗ 1958 (Below PLAY)

M/T Tax Code (Below  ℗ 1957)

45 Symbol (Top Right)

"New Orthophonic" High Fidelity (Centre Right)

RCX

  135

S (Below 135)

(Black Label, RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo, Knockout Centre)

(Variation 13 - Side 1)

(Black Label)

RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo

(Knockout Centre)
(1965 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

BIEM NCB (Boxed - Below Publishers)

S (Below BIEM NCB)

(Variation 13 - Side 2)

MADE IN ENGLAND BY THE DECCA RECORD CO LTD

Trade Mark(s) Registered   Marca(s) Registrada(s)

EXTENDED PLAY (Top Left)

 ℗ 1958 (Below PLAY)

M/T Tax Code (Below  ℗ 1957)

45 Symbol (Top Right)

"New Orthophonic" High Fidelity (Centre Right)

RCX

  135

(Black Label, RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo, Knockout Centre)

(Variation 14 - Side 1)

(Black Label)

RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo

(Knockout Centre)
(1965 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

BIEM NCB (Boxed - Below Publishers)

 

(Variation 14 - Side 2)

MADE IN ENGLAND BY THE DECCA RECORD CO LTD

Trade Mark(s) Registered   Marca(s) Registrada(s)

EXTENDED PLAY (Top Left)

 ℗ 1958 (Below PLAY)

M/T Tax Code (Below  ℗ 1957)

45 Symbol (Top Right)

"New Orthophonic" High Fidelity (Centre Right)

RCX

  135

H (Below 135)

(Black Label, RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo, Knockout Centre)

(Variation 15 - Side 1)

(Black Label)

RCA VICTOR Small Silver Dot Logo

(Knockout Centre)
(1967 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

BIEM NCB (Boxed - Below Publishers)

 

(Variation 15 - Side 2)

MADE IN ENGLAND BY THE DECCA RECORD CO LTD

Trade Mark(s) Registered   Marca(s) Registrada(s)

EXTENDED PLAY (Top Left)

 ℗ 1958 (Below PLAY)

(No Tax Code)

45 Symbol (Top Right)

"New Orthophonic" High Fidelity (Centre Right)

RCX

  135

(Orange Label, Stamped RCA VICTOR Logo, Knockout Centre)

(Variation 16 - Side 1)

(Orange Label)

Stamped RCA VICTOR Logo

(Knockout Centre)
(1969 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

(Variation 16 - Side 2)

MANUFACTURED BY RCA LTD

(Orange Label, Stamped RCA VICTOR Logo, Knockout Centre)

(Variation 17 - Side 1)

(Orange Label)

Stamped RCA VICTOR Logo

(Knockout Centre)
(1970 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

(Variation 17 - Side 2)

MANUFACTURED BY RCA LIMITED

(Thanks To Andy Honeywell For The Improved Images)

(Orange Label, Stamped RCA VICTOR Logo, Solid Centre)

(Variation 18 - Side 1)

(Orange Label)

Stamped RCA VICTOR Logo

(Solid Centre)
(1970 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

(Variation 18 - Side 2)

MANUFACTURED BY RCA LIMITED

(Thanks To Andy Honeywell For The Improved Images)

​​​​​Recording Information:

Young and Beautiful

(April 30, 1957: Radio Recorders, Studio 1, Hollywood, California)

True Love

(February 23, 1957: Radio Recorders, Studio 1, Hollywood, California)

Lover Doll

(January 16, 1958: Radio Recorders, Studio B, Hollywood, California)

Love Me Tender

(August 24, 1956: 20th Century Fox, Stage 1, Hollywood, California)

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