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Fifth Estate # 266, September, 1975

We hope this page becomes a place where we can communicate and take care of our basic needs outside of the capitalist, consumption market.

Categories are:

  • Abodes (available or wanted)
  • Wanted
  • Gigs (jobs offered or wanted)
  • Messages
  • Trade or Sell
  • Free Stuff
  • Prisoners
  • Rides (carpools too!)

All ads are run for one issue unless renewed, except Prisoners Ads which are run for 5 issues. We reserve the right to reject any ad at any time for any reason.

Send to THE FIFTH ESTATE, 4403 Second Ave., Detroit, MI 48201.

No ads accepted by phone.


Free Rent–roommate wanted in Taylor. Girls under 30. Swimmingpool, beautiful apt. Call 287-2429, Tuesday thru Friday after 6.

For Sale

For sale: apartment furniture–bed, couch, tables, rugs, air conditioner, etc., on WSU campus. Good condition, reasonable. Call after 5 p.m. 833-8495.

For sale–Front forks and front wheels for Triumph motorcycle $60.00. 368-9754.


Dear Mat M– I’m available anytime you want to give us another try. You know my number. Love, Kathie

SWIT is a Haly Duck!

Marvin–Psychometric death prediction referred to your restaurant business. But “miracles can happen.” Re-examine your treatment of employees. As you sew, what you reap is gonna make you weep. P.S. Temple prostitution is not the answer. Kindest regards, Freedom

Happy 3rd anniversary to ya-all at Avon House! Gonna try for more?–Sebastian, Tuesday, Layla, Noodle, Ascaso and Raider

Free Stuff

Performers Workshop at Music, Strings & Things, 1880 Woodward, Birmingham. All interested and appreciating playing or listening to free music come, bring friends. Microphones and other equipment furnished free. Monday evenings 7:30.


Plumbing repairs, sinks, toilets, sewer and drain cleaning. Detroit & suburbs. Call 368-9754.

Interested in someone who can design and create far-out women’s apparel. And work with some of my own ideas. Shirley Plavaick, I2880 W. Outer Drive, apt. 201, Detroit 48223


Gay males interested in starting a magazine, call 923-8950 and ask for Mark, Mon-Fri. between 7 & 8:30 only.

Aspiring vocalist assembling gay/rock band. Call Roger at 582-8192.

Drummer looking fer other freeks who can play weird music and sing (talk at least) to form new band. No discrimination. Carl, 838-0996.

Massage table wanted, reasonable. Send price your phone number and best time to call. Write boxholder, box 613, Flint, MI 48501.


All of these prisoners would like people to correspond with. We haven’t the space to reprint all their letters, but they’d like to hear from you.

Box E, Jackson, MI 48204:

Lemuel Douglas Jr. 139384

James Stripling, 131277

Box 69, London, OH 43140:

Johnny Davis, 139526

Raynard Hankins, 137004

Ernest Stewart, No. ?

James Stevens, 140283

Carl Shelton, 139794

Phil Moller, 131143

Jerry Shields, 137004

Box 518, Whitmore Lake, MI 48189:

Brian McKenzie

Gary Brock

George Harris, Drawer B, 15766, Stormville, NY 12582

Vito Minella 39710, Box 1000, Montgomery PA 17752

Ed Rohweder, 28822, Box 1000, Milan MI 48160

John Bishop, 131638, Box 492, Ionia MI 48846

Ray Wylie, 141399, Box 787, Lucasville OH 45648

Clyde Malone, 10027147, box 1000, Sandstone MN 55072