How I Became a Lifelong Beatles Fan

And I celebrate the anniversary of their arrival every year.

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The Beginning — How I Became a Beatles Fan

On February 9, 1964, the Beatles arrived, zooming right into our living room from the big-screen black and white TV. I can still picture the den where we watched the big-screen black and white TV, the hardwood floors and the white shag…

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Writer of Creative Nonfiction and Fiction; Ukulele Player; Lover of the Beatles, rock n’ roll, and the 1960s. Mom & Grandma; lives in Eugene, OR with BF & cat.

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Mary Lane Cryns (aka Melody)

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Writer of Creative Nonfiction and Fiction; Ukulele Player; Lover of the Beatles, rock n’ roll, and the 1960s. Mom & Grandma; lives in Eugene, OR with BF & cat.

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