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45 RPM
The 7-inch diameter 45 rpm record was developed by RCA Victor in 1949 as a competing format for the 33 1/3 rpm format of rival Columbia records that premiered in 1948. These could hold as much sound as the 12-inch 78 rpm discs they were to replace, but were much smaller and attractive. The 45 rpm record's years of greatest success began with the onset of rock and roll, followed shortly thereafter by the Beatles and the British invasion. By the end of the 1960's sales of the 45 began to decline.
f/1.4, 1/4000 sec, ISO 12800, EC-1, flash
Submitted for the 101 Group's Obsolete Technology Theme Day
Photo taken January 2013.

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Canon EOS 5D Mark ...
Jane Holestine
BetterPhoto Member Since: 7/26/2005
    Nice capture that brings back memories!

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1/20/2013 9:17:13 AM

David Phalen
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Remember them well!! Nice capture!!


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1/20/2013 9:43:31 AM

Carol Quina
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I have a few of these myself. Great idea. Terrific theme entry.

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1/20/2013 10:14:31 AM

Joy Rector
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great shot

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1/20/2013 11:15:22 AM

Bob Cournoyer
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So that's what they looked like...hahaha...good work... :-)

Happy Theme Day

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1/20/2013 11:22:23 AM

Mitch Spence
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No, don't have any of these anymore Terry. Should have kept them though, just as I should have saved all my old comics. I have to applaud your choice of title here.

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1/20/2013 12:47:48 PM

Terry A. Stoa
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Thanks for looking Jane, David, Carol, Joy, Bob, and Mitch.

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1/20/2013 7:39:27 PM

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