This tabloid journal and the San Francisco Oracle, which inspired it, were among the founding periodicals of the Underground Press Syndicate. Both periodicals were notable forums for the 1960s counterculture, including psychedelic ideology and art.
Statement of responsibility: Publisher varies: Oracle Cosmic Joy Fellowship, Nov. 1967-Jan. 1968.
Includes photographs of hippies and advertisements for hippie stores, various Love-Ins, and concerts and music festivals featuring groups such as The Byrds, Kaleidoscope, Clear Light, The Fraternity of Man, Jefferson Airplane, The Doors, Country Joe & The Fish, and others. Also includes articles about health issues like STDs and hepatitis and public service information about federal food stamps, county health centers, the A.C.L.U., etc.
Additional physical form: Available on microfilm from Bell & Howell as part of the Underground Press Collection.
Acquisition: 006309, 006310, 007249 (nos. 5, 7, and 9)
Acquisition: Purchase; Maggs Bros.; February 2011; 007731 (nos. 1-9)