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Throat Sweets Keep Us Going Say Beatles!

Alan Smith, New Musical Express, 19 April 1963

A NEVER-ENDING supply of throat sweets is one of the secrets behind the continued success of the Beatles, who come crashing into the NME Chart this week with 'From Me To You' at No. 6! "We couldn't go on without them," says lead guitarist and vocalist John Lennon.

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