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    The Beatles 1963 Promotional Handbill w/Gene Vincent, Southport, U.K. An original pink-paper flyer from Southport, England (20 miles up the coast from Liverpool) advertising a "Great Shake Contest" with the Beatles' "Twist & Shout EPs to be won." It's assumed this is not a Beatles concert flyer per se, because no dates, times or ticket information is given. What is advertised is a Gene Vincent concert on Tuesday evening, August 27, calling him "America's King of Rock."

    Measures 5" x 8" and in Near Mint Minus condition with light edge wear. COA from Heritage Auctions.


    More Information: The Beatles did play six straight nights in Southport, commencing on August 27, and did some filming for a BBC television documentary called The Mersey Sound as well. But it's uncertain if this handbill is tied in to that BBC project in any way.

    Condition details: Only a little bit of soiling and handling present. Slightly bumped lower left corner, but no paper missing.




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