The ladder: vol. 4, #5, February 1960. Forrest J. Ackerman, Gene Damon, Barbara Grier, Del Martin, Phyllis Lyon.

The ladder: vol. 4, #5, February 1960

San Francisco: Daughters of Bilitis, 1960. Magazine. 28p. including covers, 5.5x8.5 inches, features, fiction, reviews etc., very good digest-size magazine in stapled pictorial wraps.

Forry Ackerman, late maestro of Famous Monsters of Filmland fame offers "Lesbos on Vinylite" a two page review of lesbian poetry on vinyl records. How cool is this? Also Gene Damon's list of 1959 lesbian titles published.
Daughters of Bilitis was formed in 1955 in San Francisco by Del Martin and Phyllis Lyon and was based upon - and in the beginning supported by - the homophile organization The Mattachine Society and One Magazine. The Ladder was the house organ/newsletter and published information, news, events, articles, poetry and stories relevant to the lesbian reader.

Cat.No: 188012

Price: $45.00