Berkeley Barb: vol 8, no. 8, issue 184, Feb. 21-27, 1969. Max Scherr, Kim Deitch Gilbert Shelton.

Berkeley Barb: vol 8, no. 8, issue 184, Feb. 21-27, 1969

Berkeley: The Berkeley Barb, 1969. Newspaper. 28p., folded tabloid, illus., some toning, a few small closed tears, else very good on newsprint.

Cover shows cops in riot gear towering over the Berkeley Hills with headline "Berkeley at War!" a common condition in that era. Reports on demos and police mayhem. A full page by Jerry Rubin, mostly refuting an anti-Yippie article in Official Detective Stories, a full-page "Millhouse Comics" by Kim Deitch, and a smaller strip by Gilbert Shelton "Cop Comics" as well as a comic strip ad for the Avalon Ballroom by Shelton. Reports on Huey Newton's birthday and on trial of the Oakland Seven. Evokes 1969 at full tilt.

Cat.No: 240646

Price: $15.00