You are bidding on the record(s) shown in the picture(s). Please carefully review all listing photos and read all written descriptions in the listing..) Condition is E-. Phil Napoleon and His Orchestra "Clarinet Marmalade" and "Rubber Heels". Matrix numbers are 11595-B-1-2 and 11594-A-1-2. Most of the Edison Discs we are listing this month will be graded visually, without play grading. Occasionally we may make an mp3 clip of a record using modern equipment. (See below). In the unlikely event a record does not play as graded, you may return it for a refund. How We Grade 78s We use the VJM system to grade 78s. Grade
As new and un-played (there are virtually no 78s that can categorically be claimed to be un-played).
Nearly Mint, but has been played. No visible signs of wear or damage.
Plays like new, with very, very few signs of handling, such as tiny scuffs from being slipped in and out of jackets.
Still very shiny, near new looking, with no visible signs of wear, but a few inaudible scuffs and scratches.
Still shiny but without the luster of a new record, few light scratches.
V+ is an average condition 78 in which scuffs and general use has dulled... read more