Los Angeles: New Way Enterprises, 1972. Tabloid. Good. Item #015452
Side folding tabloid format. 32, 16 pp. A later issue of this pioneering underground newspaper, known as the Freep. Established in 1964, the paper was known for its coverage of the counterculture movement and radical politics, as well as its strong anti-Vietnam War stance. Financial and staffing troubles led to its eventual demise in 1978. This issue with a short piece on Angela Davis speaking at an embassy; a biography of African-American "militant" trade unionist John T. Williams; an interview with Herbie Hancock; an excerpt from a book by Martin Villaire recounting his experiences as a "Want Ad Killer;" Notes of a Dirty Old Man by Charles Bukowski, etc. GOOD condition. Moderate general browning. Paper slightly brittle. Wrinkling and creasing along the extremities, with minor tearing. Horizontal fold crease present. Minor soiling.