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1968 Timothy Leary leaves Millbrook...



Item # 700634

May 16, 1968

THE VILLAGE VOICE, New York, May 16, 1968

* Dr. Timothy Leary - American psychologist
* Leaves Millbrook for California w/ photo
* Includes famous quote: "turn on, tune in, drop out"
* Lysergic acid diethylamide - lysergide - LSD


A great issue of this famous counter-culture newspaper as the front page has a photo of Timothy Leary with heading: "Ecstatic Saints: Turn-On & Good-By" with lead-in: "Leary at the Gate" Lengthy article continues on the inside pages with his famous quote in the first paragraph: "...turn on, tune in, drop out." (see images)
It is worth noting that "The Village Voice" was an American news and culture paper, known for being the country's first alternative newsweekly. Founded in 1955, the Voice began as a platform for the creative community of New York City.
Other interesting items from the counter-culture era. Complete in 64 pages, tabloid-size, one crease across the center, nice condition.

Provenance note: This issue comes from The Village Voice's own archives, part of their in-house collection used to create their digital archive.
Alert: Many issues of The Village Voice contain articles and/or photos which some consider offensive, and are certainly inappropriate for children. Please purchase with discretion.

Category: The 20th Century