Jack Kerouac with Lawrence Ferlinghetti in 1959
Though I’m partial to Bukowski’s assessment of the Beats (something like, “Aren’t those the kids who hitchhike in $30 shoes?”), I can’t front on the influence. RIP Jack Kerouac (03/12/22-10/21/69).
Country Joe & The Fish, The Charlatans, and Dan Hicks & His Hot Licks, 1968.
Artwork by Stanley Mouse & Alton Kelley.
Hare Krishnas carry His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami through the streets of San Francisco during the 1969 Holy Ratha Yatra Festival.
Photo by Anne Kransdorf for San Francisco Good Times (1969)