This is Yoko's daughter Kyoko Cox, and John's son Julian pictured on the driveway at 137 Gateacre Park Drive (see below) just before they set off on the long drive up to Scotland to see John's Aunt Mater and Uncle Bert in Edinburgh.
Monday, 10 May 2021
Sorry I haven't written much but we're terribly busy and don't finish playing 'till about 2 in the morning and by the time we've eaten we're "dead beats."
This is the street we playing (the little yellow bit at the end). I'll write a proper letter soon as I get time. I hope you're well and everything and don't worry about me I'm eating and sleeping well and keeping out of trouble xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx Ok and no trouble. I'll be home in 5 weeks I think (we might be going to Berlin).
You can just imagine Mimi simultaneously smiling and tutting as she read it.
The postcard appears in the new book, The Beatles Mach Shau in Hamburg, by Thorsten Knublauch which looks to be the final, definitive word on the Beatles in Germany.The first run of 500 copies has already sold out. A reprint is currently underway and you can order a copy here:
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