Once called an ‘epidemic,’ Beatlemania was big

Once called an ‘epidemic,’ Beatlemania was big

BEATLEMANIA: Crowds gathered for a glimpse of the Fab Four. Photo: YouTube

CBS News footage from the early 1960s shows just how crazy America was for The Beatles.

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