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Beatlemania hits Toronto: They say the Beatles are only a passing fad but you'd never guess it from their fans-an estimated 4,000 strong - who braved an on-and-off drizzle outside Maple Leaf Gardens today when tickets for their Toronto apperance went on sale. Quite a tribute to the British singing group as it does not play here until Labor day. The mophaired youths have sprung from the relative obscurity of Liverpool clubs to world-wide popularity among screaming teenagers-mostly girls. Open in full size

Beatlemania hits Toronto: They say the Beatles are only a passing fad but you'd never guess it from their fans-an estimated 4,000 strong - who braved an on-and-off drizzle outside Maple Leaf Gardens today when tickets for their Toronto apperance went on sale. Quite a tribute to the British singing group as it does not play here until Labor day. The mophaired youths have sprung from the relative obscurity of Liverpool clubs to world-wide popularity among screaming teenagers-mostly girls.

Picture, 1964, English

Beatlemania hits Toronto: They say the Beatles are only a passing fad but you'd never guess it from their fans-an estimated 4,000 strong - who braved an on-and-off drizzle outside Maple Leaf Gardens today when tickets for their Toronto apperance went on sale. Quite a tribute to the British singing group as it does not play here until Labor day. The mophaired youths have sprung from the relative obscurity of Liverpool clubs to world-wide popularity among screaming teenagers-mostly girls.

Picture, 1964, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Music Groups Named - Beatles; The - Fans

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0101736f