The Beatles
(Photos taken by Dick Matthews, Sam's best mate, in 1961/62)


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The Cavern Club
1961
Paul & John as The Quarrymen
Casbah Club - 29 Aug 1959
First published (West Derby Reporter) photo of Paul & John together.
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George Harrison
The Cavern Club
1961
John Lennon
The Cavern Club
1961
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Paul McCartney
The Cavern Club
1961
Grafton, Liverpool - 1963 1961 The Cavern Club
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Emile Ford with Paul & Pete
Operation Big Beat
24 Nov 1961
Tower Ballroom
1962
John at the Grafton
 Ballroom-1962
Ringo while still with
Rory Storm
Tower dressing room
1961
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Looking through the mirror Paul doing his balancing act. Tower Ballroom - 1962
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First press photo.
Pier Head, Liverpool 1962
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The Cavern Club
1961
Aldershot - 9 Dec 1961
Only 18 fans show up!
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Backing Davy Jones
Tower Ballroom - 8 Dec 1961
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The Cavern Club
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Sam's engagement to Joan
St. Patrick's Day 1962
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Engagement again.
Note: George trying to muscle in with Joan
Rory, Ringo and Johnny Guitar,with Anne Ryan holding Ringo's head. More party high jinks.
The Cavern Club - 1962
Party shot taken by
Mike McCartney.
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ABC Theatre, Blackpool
(9-8-63)
The Cavern Club
1961
Underneath the Arches
The Cavern Club
1961
Operation Big Beat
24 Nov 1961
4600 fans attend
(a UK Record)
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