M-G-M (U.S.A.) / 1947

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Design: The well-known lion's head appears at the top, with the label name below. The hyphens between the initials are unusual in that they are italicised.

History: A division of Metro Goldwyn Mayer, which took shape in 1924 when Marcus Loew amalgamated several small film companies. Label scan courtesy of jazzologist and collector Dave Dixon of Canada.

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