July 30, 1968

July30On this day in 1968, The Beatles’ Apple Boutique, a psychedelic clothing store located at 94 Baker Street in London, closed for business after seven months of unsuccessful merchandising practices and constant theft.

With the group and its intimates having had the pick of the remaining inventory the night before, Apple Boutique employees were instructed to simply let people in off the street to take whatever merchandise they like.

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