Music - British bands set to go to the US - 1968
Five British pop groups, bound for the United States on a tour which will yield half a million dollars, board their plane at Heathrow Airport, London. The groups are Jimi Hendrix Experience, Eric Burdon and the Animals, Alan Price Set and Eire Apparent. The Jimi Hendrix Experience group will receive in the United States a gold disc from Sinatra's record company for their first LP Are You Experienced' to pass the million dollar sales mark.
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Hayley Mills - London Airport
Hayley Mills, the 20-year-old actress daughter of John Mills, pictured at London Airport, where she left for San Francisco, having recovered form the illness that prevented her going on Tuesday. On that day, she was taken ill aboard the Boeing 707 jetliner after it had taxied out to the runway. Her mother, playwright Mary Hayley Bell, was quoted as saying that Hayley was suffering from a severe attack of gastro-enteritis.
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British Pop Music - The 1960's - Beryl Marsden and The Koobas - London Airport - 1965
Warm greeting from the Liverpool group , The Koobas, for singer Beryl Marsden who will be making a provincial tour with them.She met them today when they arrived at London Airport from Hamburg.From left: Roy Morris (lead guitarist and vocalist) Stu Leatherwood (rhythm guitarist, vocalist); Keith Ellis (sings and plays bass guitar) and Tony O'Reilly (drummer).
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