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Brian meets at HMV Shop, Oxford St., London, with Bob Boast, Jim Foy, disc cutter, and Syd Coleman, general manager. Syd contacts him with George Martin.
Please Please Me LP, 7th week in the Top 10 (UK New Musical Express chart).
NEMS Enterprises announces that Gerry and the Pacemakers will split in the next two months.
It is reported that the Beatles have been warned by the syndics of the Portman state that they will have to erase the psychedelic paintings on the Apple Boutique's wall.
UK single release: "Step Inside Love"/"I Couldn't Take My Eyes Off You" (Parlophone R 5674), with Cilla Black.
John and Paul interview with Larry Kane.
Klein flies to New York for a meeting with the board of directors of ABKCO.
John, George and Ringo order Peter Brown and Neil to sign Klein's contracts. The contracts are signed, with the sole exception of Paul's.
Alistair Taylor is fired as Apple's director.
UK LP release: Let It Be (Apple PXS 1).
Paul's concert at the Detroit Olympia, Texas ("Wings Over America Tour").
At the Baynard Gallery, the exhibition of Linda's photograghs continues.
On BBC2, the Beatles' film "Let It Be" receives its fourth screening in the UK. It will be the last television screening in Britain for almost two decades.
"The Beatles' Movie Medley" number 12 (US Billboard).
Reel Music number 19 (US Billboard).
"Ebony And Ivory" number 1, third and last week (UK Record Retailer).
Tug Of War number 1 (UK Record Retailer).
Neil Bogart dies of cancer.
Filming concludes at the Elstree Studios for Paul's movie "Give My Regards To Broad Street".
The "Art Of The Beatles" Exhibition, portraying 30 years of the group in the form of cartoons, paintings, photographs, album covers, lithographs and sculptures, opens in London.
Part two of the "Entertainment Tonight" segment featuring Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band.
George begins working on the album that will be known as The Travelling Wilburys.
UK charity single release: "Ferry Cross The Mersey".
UK home video release: "John Lennon: Imagine".
UK single release: "My Brave Face"/"Flying To My Home" (Parlophone R 6213).
In the US, "The Beatles: Alone And Together", featuring miscellaneous archive Beatles footage, is released on home video.
Paul's concert at the Barcelona Zeleste Club, Spain. First stop on his "Unplugged" tour.
Mr. Justice Neuberger passes judgement in favor of the Beatles in their case against Lingasong Music.
Paul's art exhibition at the Kunstforum Lyz in Hamburg with 75 of his 500 private paintings.
US album release: Wingspan (Parlophone 532 8502).
A rare VOX guitar played by both John and George is displayed at the Newbridge Silverware Museum of Style Icons. John gave the guitar to “Magic Alex” Mardas. A plaque affixed to the back of the guitar reads “To Magic Alex Alexi thank you for been a friend 2-5-1967 John.”
In New York City, the Donald and Mary Oenslager Gallery runs in the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, at Lincoln Center. The library exhibition include tour memorabilia, historic film clips, video interviews with musicians, as well as interactive exhibits.http://www.beatlelinks.net/forums/showthread.php?t=16996