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    Beatles - An Archive of Star-Club Documents With Business Ledgers Documenting Payments to Artists and Staff (Germany, 1960s). A very large group of documents and ephemera from the Star-Club, which cover a wide range of business-related topics. Most are statements to the club from various service providers, hotels, etc., related to business expenses, artist accommodations, travel, a defamation lawsuit, etc. A number are addressed to and/or signed by Manfred Weissleder, the famous owner of the club, and many bear Star-Club stamps, addresses, and notations. Also with three ledgers, one of which details the payments made to various artists and staff during November and December 1962 (not signed by the recipients). Although the covered dates do not include Beatles performances, there are entries neatly handwritten in ink noting multiple payments to Tony Sheridan, Horst Fascher, The Big 3, Roy Young, Kingsize Taylor, Davy Jones, and two to "Jerry Pacemaker". Over 100 documents included, in various sizes, most in Very Good or better condition, consistent with age. The payment ledger measuring 12" x 8.5" and in Excellent condition. From the Uwe Blaschke Beatles Collection.

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    September, 2015
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