Time marches on. That much we know. Here's a case in point.
It's been fifty years since the Fab Four first arrived in America for their now famous tour that included a renown appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show. If you're old enough, this doesn't seem like such a long time ago.
But here's what a group of Brits were doing 50 years before that:
I'm not sure if this makes the Beatles that much more distant or World War I so very much closer.
(Photo from the Battle of the Somme, 1916.)