1969 · Berkeley
by Scherr, Max (ed.), Spain Rodriguez, Bobby Seale, et al.
Berkeley: Berkeley Barb, 1969. 24p., folded tabloid, illus., lightly and evenly toned, minimal fraying, some pages have light printers' ink wash along bottom edge, not affecting text, else very good condition. The usual 1969 mix of Berkeley cops with tear gas, Oakland 7 trial, Presidio trials, Seale attempting to align the Panthers and the Third World Liberation Front, emergence of Red Dragon militants in SF's Chinatown, report by Bob Avakian (!) on the results of the Standard Oil strike in Richmond, lengthy interview with SF Chronicle editor Scott Newhall, and perhaps most notably a quarter-page Avalon Ballroom cartoon ad by Spain Rodriguez for upcoming Moby Grape concert. And plenty of short news reports, columns, sex ads, and the like. (Inventory #: 248297)