Lot of 9 UNDERGROUND NEWSPAPERS '60s Mother of Voices

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  • Item Category: Books, Paper & Magazines
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: May 21, 2008
  • Channel: Auction House

Up for auction is a set of 9 original issues of underground newspapers published out of various US and Canada areas. These were newspapers that dealt with the underground counterculture scene in the US in the late 1960's and early 1970's. These issues had reports on the radicals of the day and rock concert ads/reviews, satirical cartoon adult humor, etc. Basically every kind of anti-establishment, left wing cause would be found and celebrated All issues except one are from the tumultuous year of 1968. is what the winning bidder will recieve:

1)CANADIAN FREE PRESS--- This issue is Issue 2, Number 3, from 1968. Contains: Eldridge Cleaver, Allen Ginsberg, Jerry Rubin, Robert F. Kennedy, gypsies, '60's art, + lots more.

2)MOTHER OF VOICES---(NORTHAMPTON, MASS.)--- This issue is Issue10 from April 11-24, 1968. Contains: Plenty of coverage of death of Martin Luther King, Jerry Rubin, yippies, Che, + lots more.

3)MOTHER OF VOICES--- This issue is Issue12 from May 10-23, 1968. Contains: Plenty of coverage of death of Martin Luther King, Jerry Rubin, yippies, Che, + lots more.

4)SAN DIEGO DOOR--- This issue is Issue 1, Number 6, from March 21-April 1, 1968. Contains: Vietnam, cultural revolution, + lots more.

5)MID-PENINSULA OBSERVER---(PALO ALTO, CAL) This issue is VOLUME 1 NUMBER 21, June 3-17, 1968. Contains: the sexual revolution, student radicals, Black Panthers, militants, + lots more.

6)THE PAPER---(EAST LANSING, MICHIGAN) This issue is Issue 2, Number 2-- from January 9, 1967. Contains: poetry, challenge to Timothy Leary, + lots more

7)THE PAPER--- This issue is from February, 1968. Contains: racial tensions, comic art, + lots more.

8)THE PAPER--- This issue is Volume 4, Number 1 from Sptember 23, 1968. Contains: issue mostly concerns itself with coverage of the 1968 Democrat Convention debaucle, some on free Huey, Eldridge Cleaver, etc, + lots more.

9)THE PAPER--- This issue is Volume 4, Number 2--- from October 1, 1968. Contains: Viva la revolution, "the streets belong to the people", etc, + lots more.

These are newspapers that fold so don't look for mint condition on these...most of them have a lot of flaking, some tears on pages, and are in about OK condition. Some have a mailing label attached.

Shipping for this item is $10.00.

Overseas winner must pay for Express Mail and insurance as I have had problems with overseas mail being lost so all non-US buyers keep that in mind, and payment is due within 7 days after close of auction. Note: If the high bidder does not choose insurance we are not responsible for what happens after it is given to the Post Office. No refunds or exchanges will be given for lost or damaged items if no insurance and Express mail service are not purchased. Thanks for looking!

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