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    Sale 5397

    Popular Culture: Rock & Pop Memorabilia

    10 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 199

    The Beatles

    Price Realised  


    The Beatles
    A waitress summary sheet signed on the reverse in black ballpoint pen by John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr, 1967 -- 8¼x6½in. (21x16.5cm.), the sheet mounted on card

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    During the filming of The Magical Mystery Tour, the Beatles made an unexpected detour to Plymouth and arrived at the Grand Hotel mid-afternoon on Tuesday, 12 September, 1967. The vendor, who was the hotel's assistant manager at the time, was asked if an early evening meal was possible for the Beatles and their entourage. With the help of a few off duty live-in staff, he duly obliged and obtained these signatures whilst the Beatles were dining.

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    M. Lewisohn Op. cit 1992, p.263