TIME for Mods, 1964

On this date in 1964, Time magazine discovered the Mods. Sort of. "Like a flock of noisy starlings, more than 1,000 youths buzzed into [Clacton] for Britain's four-day Easter holiday....Most of the invaders 'slept rough' on the beach, warmed only by their 'birds' (girl friends) and quantities of 'purple hearts' (goofballs)." Um...goofballs? You thought we … Continue reading TIME for Mods, 1964