Seattle: Helix, Publisher. Tabloid. Good. Item #016721
no date, presumed circa 1968. Side folding tabloid newspaper. 20 pp. Color front cover photo with black and white photos and illustrations throughout. Single issue of this influential underground newspaper from Seattle, focusing on counterculture, psychedelic and left wing political issues. This issue with a full page written by novelist Tom Robbins, partly devoted to the underground band, The Fugs, with the other part on Jimi Hendrix; the Brink of Doom Comix; a column on the medical dangers of heroin; two pages on sex; a column on the Watts Writers' Workshop in California, created after the Watts uprising; pieces on theater, music, etc. GOOD condition. Ex-library with stamping and markings on the front cover. Horizontal fold crease present. General toning. Minor soiling and edgewear.