Cat.No: 315256 B.A.R. Bay Area Reporter: vol. 12, #34, Aug. 26, 1982: Federal Government Shakes Loose with $2.7 Million for AIDS Research. Paul F. Lorch, Divine Konstantin Berlandt, George Mendenhall, Allen White, Wayne April.

B.A.R. Bay Area Reporter: vol. 12, #34, Aug. 26, 1982: Federal Government Shakes Loose with $2.7 Million for AIDS Research

San Francisco: B.A.R., 1982. Newspaper. 48p. in two sections, folded tabloid newspaper, news, reports, opinion, ads, photos, events, services and resources, very good on newsprint.

Above the fold report on what the week before was an unknown disease presenting as Kaposi's Sarcoma and Pneumocystis pneumonia is now known as AIDS. This is the first appearance the word AIDS in the BAR. Also on the front page is the first Gay Games. Also articles on the new virus and pandemic. Second section a Sports Special on The Gay Games and Gay Softball World Series VI. Last page full-page photo of Divine Live at the I-Beam.

Cat.No: 315256

Price: $25.00