Music: New Record Changer

RCA Victor last week made the biggest phonographic news of the year by putting out a machine that could play both sides of a record without flipping it over. Up to now, record changers have been of two types: 1) the "drop" type, which plays a stack of records butter-side up only; 2) the Capehart, which flips records like flapjacks on a griddle. Drawback of the drop type: it cannot play alternate sides in sequence. Drawback of the Capehart: it is expensive.

The new record changer has a double tone arm, shaped like a big tuning fork, whose prongs, each equipped with...

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