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Janis Joplin dies of accidental drug overdose...
Item # 643258
October 6, 1970
THE NEWS AND OBSERVER, Raleigh, North Carolina, October 6, 1970
* Janis Joplin dies of accidental drug overdose
* One of the best artists/performers of all time
The front page has the two-column heading: "Janis Joplin Dies Of Drug Overdose", with an accompanying photo. The article continues on to page two providing considerable details, and mentions the recent death of Jimi Hendrix. Page two also has the five-column heading: "Some Stars Live Fast, Die Young", which is a timely piece describing the "life to the hilt" lifestyle of many rock performers which often results in premature deaths.
The newspaper is complete in 28 pages and is in very nice condition.
Category: The 20th Century