Beatles Photos to Be Sold at Auction

Snapshots capture the fab four relaxing on the set of “Help!”

Last Updated: November 6, 2009 @ 11:33 AM

Seven black-and-white photographs of the Beatles sitting on a grassy field, taken by a teenage girl on the last day of filming for their movie "Help!," will be sold next week by Cameo Auctioneers.

Gwyn Blanchard, then a 13-year-old student, trudged half an hour in the rain with a group of friends to the set of the Fab Four’s second film, hoping for an autograph, but wound up being invited for a chat with her idols. When the Beatles were filming the scene in which they play beside some tanks, Blanchard snapped some photographs as the band-members relaxed between takes.

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