Early on in Victor's ad campaigns, and it's almost solid black on black. (Had to bump it up in Photoshop to make the disk more visible.) Here we see a Monarch disk, with the "Victor Dog on Every Record" because "If you don't get the dog, you can't get the best results." This one is Monarch 2556, Richard Jose performing "Silver Threads Among the Gold". From a 1904 issue of BOOKLOVER'S MAGAZINE.
Source: Mariangela Buch
Restoration by: magscanner