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Willie Mays breaks NL HR record....

Item #567173

May 05, 1966

LEOMINSTER ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, May 5, 1966 

* Willie Mays breaks NL home run record 

* San Francisco Giants 

* MLB baseball

This 14 page newspaper has a one column headline on page 7: "Cracking Mark Eases Pressure On Willie Mays"

Tells of Willie Mays' 512th home run which broke Mel Ott's National League record for most.

Other news of the day. S... See More  

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1966 Julius sip-in... serving homosexuals...

Item #703875

May 05, 1966

THE VILLAGE VOICE (weekly), Greenwich Village, New York, May 5, 1966

* Julius sip-in - Mattachine Society fight

* Serving homosexuals at bars - restaurants

* Dick Leitsch and Craig Rodwell w/ photo

The top of page 15 has a heading: "Three Homosexuals In Search of a Drink" with lead-in: "Civil Liberties" and photo of the three men involved. (see images) Great to have in ... See More  

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Frank Robinson Memorial Park HR....

Item #567299

May 09, 1966

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, May 9, 1966

* Frank Robinson's famous home run

* Baltimore Orioles - Memorial Stadium

* MLB baseball

This 28 page newspaper has a three column headline on page 17: "Orioles' Long-Range Bats Sweep Indians, 8-2, 8-3".

Tells of the game in which Frank Robinson became the only player to hit a ball completely out of Memorial Stadium in ... See More  

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1966 Trips Festival... Acid Test...

Item #704111

May 19, 1966

THE VILLAGE VOICE (weekly), Greenwich Village, New York, May 19, 1966

* New York's first Trips Festival

* The Acid Test - Magic Mushrooms - LSD

* Jackie Cassen psychedelic lights - visuals

Page 28 has a 9 x 5 1/2 inch advertisement for: "TRIPS FESTIVAL" (see images)

I suspect this to be an extremely rare item because their was really no reason to save it at the time.

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Willie Mays... Future Hall of Famer surpasses Mel Ott...

Item #685750

May 21, 1966

THE SPORTING NEWS, St. Louis, Missouri, May 21, 1966

* Willie Mays' 512th round-tripper breaks tie w/ Mel Ott

The frontpage has an image of Willie Mays with the headline: "WILLIE MAYS A Champion is Born". Page 3 has an image of Mays connecting with his 512th home run and an accompanying article. Nice to have this coverage of the future member of the Baseball Hall of Fame i... See More  

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Allen Ginsberg and Dustin Hoffman...

Item #670444

May 26, 1966

THE VILLAGE VOICE, New York, May 26, 1966 

* Allen Ginsberg - Beat Generation poet & more

* Very early actor Dustin Hoffman before known

A great issue of this famous counter-culture newspaper as the front page features an article with photo of: "Allen Ginsberg: Hustler for Life".

It is worth noting that "The Village Voice" was an American news and culture paper... See More  

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The 1965 Obie Awards: The Village Voice's own...

Item #701505

May 26, 1966

THE VILLAGE VOICE, New York, May 27, 1965

* The Obie Awards

* Robert Duvall

* James Earl Jones

As most might be aware "The Village Voice" was an American news and culture paper, known for being the country's first alternative newsweekly. It introduced free-form, high-spirited, and passionate journalism into the public discourse a tradition it maintained throughout its 60+ yea... See More  

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