Eagles
The Long Run
Asylum 508-2 (252 181) (on inserts)
Asylum 508-2 / (252 181) / 52181-2 (on disc)
LP originally released in 1979
made in West Germany for US & international markets
color scheme: light blue background with purple reticle and black lettering
genre: rock


MADE IN WEST | | GERMANY BY POLYGRAM
The most common disc variation (b).
Matrix number: 7559 52181-2 2893 233 01
Known suffixes: BJ [(illegible)], BX [EEC], CE, DE X, DJ X


MADE IN | | WEST GERMANY (a).
Matrix number: 7559 52181-2 2893 233 01


MADE IN WEST | | GERMANY on the front, and MADE IN W. GERMANY BY PDO
is etched around the center hole on the reverse (c).
Matrix number: 7559 52181-2 2893 233 01
Known suffixes: DS, DX
The same disc front can also be found with MADE IN W. GERMANY BY PDO HANOVER (d)
or MADE BY PDOMADE IN W. GERMANY BY PDO (e) etched around the center hole.
Reportedly, it can also be found with nothing etched around the center hole.
I'll have to see this one before I believe it. If it exists, it is probably a factory error.


Front cover of the eight-page booklet (m).
Page seven states "Manufactured by PolyGram in Hanover, West Germany
Printed in West Germany 508-2 (252 181)"


Rear tray insert, "Printed in West Germany." with no barcode (x).
Most copies of this target CD will come with this rear inlay.
"508-2 (252 181)" is printed on the reverse.


Rear tray insert, "PRINTED IN U.S.A." with barcode (y).
Disc variations (c), (d) and (e) will come with this rear inlay.
Nothing is printed on the reverse. The booklets state "Manufactured by PolyGram in Hanover, West Germany"
PRINTED IN U.S.A" on page seven (n).

Disc and paper insert combinations summary:
(a) + (m) + (x)
(b) + (m) + (x)
(c) + (n) + (y)
(d) + (n) + (y)
(e) + (n) + (y)

Notes: This disc is not as common as some of the other Eagles target discs, but can be found
with a little effort.

Jewel case info: (POLYGRAM disc) ridged six-tab, two-dimple, "53" is embossed on one tab and "42" is
embossed on the back portion, inside bottom center. Eight-prong disc tray embossed "Patents pending 15"

(POLYGRAM disc) ridged six-tab, two-dimple, "73" is embossed on one tab and "72" is
embossed on the back portion, inside bottom center. Eight-prong disc tray embossed "Patents pending 192"

(POLYGRAM disc) heavy ridged-top six-tab, two-dimple, "83" is embossed on one tab and "84" is
embossed on the back portion, inside bottom center. Eight-prong disc tray embossed "Patents pending 4.2"

(POLYGRAM disc) heavy ridged-top six-tab, two-dimple, "102" is embossed on one tab and "104" is
embossed on the back portion, inside bottom center. Eight-prong disc tray embossed "Patents pending 5.2"

(POLYGRAM disc) smooth frosted-top two-dimple, "31" is embossed on one tab and "33" is
embossed on the back portion, inside bottom center. Eight-prong disc tray embossed "Patents pending 4.1"

(c) Eight-prong disc tray embossed "P26.6"

06/22/19