Los Angeles: New Way Enterprises, 1973. Tabloid. Good. Item #015838
Side folding tabloid format. 48 pp., plus the A-P classified ads section (offering a selection of adult entertainment). 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 an article on Watergate and pondering whether murder was committed in a cover-up; a full page devoted to the Native American Indian protests at Wounded Knee, as well as look at the Cheyenne and Tuscarora and their fight for land; news on the campaigns of Bobby Seale and Elaine Brown, Black Panther members, who ran for offices in the city of Oakland; a piece by Charles Bukowski in his Notes From a Dirty Old Man, etc. GOOD conditionModerate general browning. Minor soiling and staining. Faint horizontal fold crease present. Minor wrinkling and chipping along the extremities. Dn in pencil on the upper front cover. A few ads circled in red ink in the rear.