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Fifth Estate # 4, February 12-March 1, 1966

There’s a lot of very interesting “cultural activity” coming up in the next couple months in Detroit, but nothing definite is set as far as dates and times, so I’ll try to give a few teasers and come back with …

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R&R Crusader

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Fifth Estate # 42, November 15-30, 1967

Out of a crop of albums these stand out for one reason or another:

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Fifth Estate # 42, November 15-30, 1967

An Open Letter to George Romney

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Fifth Estate # 8, May, 1966

There seem to have been a lot of very hip things going on in Detroit lately, though from my (disad-)vantage point I can only read about them or hear of them on the radio. I heard very beautiful things about …

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Fifth Estate # 41, November 1-15, 1967

First, thanks to all of you who responded to our plea for help last issue—the Defense Fund is growing slowly, and hopefully, I’ll be able to turn it all over to our long – suffering attorneys when things get rough. …

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Fifth Estate # 40, October 15-31, 1967

The news this time seems to be that many people are getting busted for grass in a lot of funny ways and don’t know what to do about it when it happens. I have gone through three marijuana arrests and …

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Fifth Estate # 32, June 15-30, 1967

The Jefferson Airplane concert will be in Ford Auditorium Friday, June 30, at 8:30 p.m. Tickets run from $3.00 to $4.50 and can be got at Grinnells, Discount Records, the Ford Auditorium box office, and other places, including probably the …

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Sun Ra

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Fifth Estate # 79, May 15-28, 1969

The ageless Sun Ra and his thirteen-piece Astro-Infinity Arkestra will unite with the MC5 and the people of Detroit at the Grande Ballroom May 16 and 17 for a mass manifestation of revolutionary culture and energy that’s sure to bathe …

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Books

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Fifth Estate # 76, April 3-16, 1969

INFORMED SOURCES, a novel by Willard Bain: Doubleday, 1969, 144 pp., $2.95. “Power is the ability to define phenomena and make them act in a desired manner.” —Huey P. Newton, Minister of Defense, Black Panther Party Willard Bain’s book was …

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Rock & Roll Dope

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Fifth Estate # 74, March 5-19, 1969

Editors’ Note: Rock and Roll Dope takes the form of a facsimile of the MC5’s Elektra album liner notes for two reasons. First, because Brother Sinclair was stranded in Buffalo after attending a national Lemar (Legalize Marijuana) conference in that …

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