Coit jester 15th anniversary issue

San Francisco: Coits of San Francisco, [1978]. Newspaper. 24p., folded tabloid newspaper, photos of the Cotillion drag celebration and other outings, articles, ads, features, history of the Coits, very good on newsprint with masthead and cover illustration of Coit Tower in blue inks.

The Coits were a homophile group of about 30 men who held outrageous parties at the Russian River and various San Francisco locales and used Coit Tower as their symbol. They published this newspaper as a celebration of their 15th anniversary. This bibliographer knows of only two other issues, the 10th and 25th anniversaries. Only one copy (of the 15th) located in OCLC as of 4/2014.

Cat.No: 186087

Price: $75.00