Home Grown International, Vol. 1 No. 8
New change of direction, new joint editor and art director Don Irving who I first met when he worked at Compendium Bookshop in Camden Town in London. We both had a love of beat and dope books.
I published Part One of my Beat Generation trilogy, A Season in Hell under the nom de plume, Angel-headed Hipster; I Get Paid for Paranoia, a self portrait of a female marijuana dealer; the diary of a clerk typist, a poem by Frederica Venn, Britannia illustration by Adrian Morgan; Greetings from California, in search of the Haze, photo and story by Don Irving; Singing the Blues on Reds by Harry Shapiro, his first published work, it was the seed that sprouted his book Waiting for the Man, the story of drugs and popular music; Magic Mushrooms revealed by Raf. The Smokey Bears featuring Chester P Hackenbush, campaign page letters and adverts.