A rare letter from Ringo Starr to a fan, 1963,
Lot 452
A rare letter from Ringo Starr to a fan, 1963,
Sold for £1,625 (US$ 2,541) inc. premium

Lot Details
The Beatles A rare letter from Ringo Starr to a fan,
1963,
a single page in blue ballpoint, reading, Dear Dot, Thanks for all the letters yo have sent to me I am sorry I have taken so long in answering them but you know how we dont have much time. I thought your Beatles Books were fab my mother said you tryed to get one of those photos of me with the cigaret and you could not well I have one wich I am encosing for you sorry about the condition it is in but it the only one I have well thats all for now I am not much of a letter writer Love Ringo Starr, in original envelope postmarked 18 Jan 1963, with photograph inscribed on the back in blue ballpoint To Dot Love and Luck Ringo Starr XXX
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