Paul McCartney School Grades Revealed, Was He Stupid?


A literature book from The Beatles icon Paul McCartney featuring five essays is set to be auctioned off from his time at the Liverpool Institute High School for Boys, where Mr. Alan Durband taught him English in 1959 to 1960. Is is expected to cost £10,000.

“I’d answer the question first before challenging its truth,” Mr Durband writes in the book to McCartney, where he gave the 17 or 18 year old McCartney grades from B- to B++.

Sky reports, “A George Harrison cassette, containing previously unheard tracks written and recorded in 1978, will also be on sale at Omega Auctions in Newton-Le-Willows, Merseyside. This is estimated to fetch £3,000.

A Beatles poster which was sold in a garage sale in the US last year for $7 (£5.30), is expected to sell for £12,000.

The buyer bought it for his son, a Beatles fan, not knowing how much it was worth.

A pair of gold-rimmed glasses, without the lenses, worn by John Lennon, will also feature in the auction.”

Paul McCartney recently posted on Instagram, “Paul during the recording sessions for #VenusandMars Photo by @lindamccartney #ThrowbackThursday #TBT Learn more about the album’s launch party, including a very special performance by Professor Longhair at [link in bio] #PaulMcCartney #LindaMcCartney #ProfessorLonghair.”