Roll Conditions Explained

ROLL CONDITION SYMBOLS:


 

BD

Box Damaged

LEF4'

Left edge has 4' fray

NT  / T&L

needs  tab      needs tab & leader mndd

LD

Box Label Damaged

LE1/RE4

No. Of places on edges

 RS / rs

Rust stains from metal flanges

3BR

quan. of Bridges separated

nds

needs

SB&L /SBNL

Substitute box & label  or No label

CSN

Couple of spots need minor repair

LFC/RFC

right or left flange  chipped or broken

SBOL

sub. box, original label

EC

both edges curled

lsr

Leader slightly ragged or dirty

SL

shortened leader

fop

Fragile old paper (play with care

mndd/mndg

Mended or needs mending

slt

slightly

Ldr

Leader

NB

no box

ST

Substitute tab

LEC/REC

left/right edge curled

NBSB

no box or sub. box

wtr

water damaged

LEC&fs/m/h

left/right edge curled & feathered slight, med. heavy

nMJr

needs Major repair

wnkld

wrinkled

LEF/REF

Left/right edge fray

nmnr

needs minor repair

 TBR

Taped Bridges

INFORMATION SYMBOLS:


 

ACC

accompaniment roll

FX5”          

Fix roll in 5 minutes

SRS

selective recording series

ARR       

Arranged by

FX1’         

Fix roll in 1 hour

W             

Waltz

"B"         

AMPICO B roll

LR            

Large roll

w/o

with out

FAV 50  

 favorite 50

MB  /   mb

minimum Bid

wds

Words

FT            

Fox trot

Nmb

No  minimum bid or for free!

3-24

Month & Year

ROLL COMPANY ABBREVIATIONS:                                  


 

AEO  

Aeolian

IMP

imperial

PS

Pianostyle

ANG    

Angelus

INT

International

POP

Film Music Co.

ART

Artempo

KIM

Kimball

QRS

QRS

ATA 

Artona

ME

Melographic

REP

Republic

CAP

Capitol

MEL

Melodee

RHK

Rythmodik

COL

Columbia

MAJ

Majestic

STD

Standard

CON

Connorized

MT

Metrostyle /  themodist

STF

Staffnote

88N 65N

eighty-eight or 65 note

PAR

Paramount

SUP

Supertone

FMC

Film Music Co

PER

Perfection

UN

Universal

IDL

Ideal

PLY

Playrite

US

U.S. music

VO

Vocalstyle

VOL

Voltem

WW

Wilcox White

RECUT  ROLL COMPANY ABBREVIATIONS:

AC

Art Craft, D. Henderson

KEY

Keystone

POW

Powell

BT

Blues Tone,  Rob Deland

KL

KLavier

PR

Piano Record

CC

Collectors Classics, D. Rand

LG

Larry Givens

RP

Robin Pratt

GA

Golden Age

HPC

Mike & Fred Hot Piano Classics

RT

Roller Tunes

HWV

Hollywood Vintage D. Rand

OL

Oleoacres

RS

Ray Siou

JC

Jazz Classics

P/M

Powell/Malone

MST

Mastertouch

Updated September 21, 2011    Roll conditions, and recut names