Cat.No: 236012 Berkeley Barb: vol. 7, #8 (#158) Aug. 23-29, 1968: I'm Here to Save Democracy/I'm Here to Save Communism. Max Scherr, Sgt. Pepper Spain Rodriguez cover, Stew Albert, Dale Curtis, James A. Schreiber, Eldridge Cleaver.

Berkeley Barb: vol. 7, #8 (#158) Aug. 23-29, 1968: I'm Here to Save Democracy/I'm Here to Save Communism

Berkeley: Berkeley Barb, 1968. Newspaper. 20p., folded tabloid underground newspaper, illustrated with b&w photos, local ads, articles, news, columns, toning, very good on newsprint.

Issue of Berkeley's iconic underground paper immediately prior to the 1968 Democratic Convention in Chicago, with news of Yippie chartered buses to go to the planned demos, and articles such as "Pigasus Bound to Win" and "A Gun for each YIP". Coverage of Peace & Freedom Party convention uproar when Eldridge Cleaver chose Jerry Rubin as his V.P. running-mate. Also Folk Scene column reviewing a Youngbloods LP, and other news, columns, and ads of the day. (Note: this is the first of two issues listed as Vol. 7, No. 8, though dates and whole numbers differ.).

Cat.No: 236012

Price: $20.00