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June 21, 1987 | MARK A. STEIN, Times Staff Writer
Forget the sun. Forget the North Pole. For one brief summer back in 1967, the world revolved around the intersection of Haight and Ashbury streets in San Francisco, the Hollywood and Vine of Hippiedom. It was the Summer of Love, a time when youth flowed to San Francisco hoping to remake the world with flowers, innocence and LSD. Much has changed since the "turn on, tune in and drop out" counterculture burst into the public consciousness 20 summers ago.
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June 21, 1997 | M. DION THOMPSON, THE BALTIMORE SUN
"Yeah, brother! What's happening?" It is Jimi Hendrix, high and giddy on the Monterey Pop Festival stage. It is June 1967, long enough ago for the concert film to have become part of pop culture's endless reel. There's Jimi, nervous, 24 years old, throaty-voiced, hair wild even for the time. You know the lasting image: Hendrix on his knees, summoning fire from a flaming Stratocaster guitar. He was one of the last acts of a three-day show.
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ENTERTAINMENT
June 21, 1997 | M. DION THOMPSON, THE BALTIMORE SUN
"Yeah, brother! What's happening?" It is Jimi Hendrix, high and giddy on the Monterey Pop Festival stage. It is June 1967, long enough ago for the concert film to have become part of pop culture's endless reel. There's Jimi, nervous, 24 years old, throaty-voiced, hair wild even for the time. You know the lasting image: Hendrix on his knees, summoning fire from a flaming Stratocaster guitar. He was one of the last acts of a three-day show.
SPORTS
July 10, 1989 | ROSS NEWHAN, Times Staff Writer
Twilight was never Dean Chance's favorite time. In the early years of the Angels, he and Bo Belinsky, who combined to cut a swath wider than the Sunset Strip, were at their best when the night was darkest and the neons were brightest.
SPORTS
July 10, 1989 | ROSS NEWHAN, Times Staff Writer
Twilight was never Dean Chance's favorite time. In the early years of the Angels, he and Bo Belinsky, who combined to cut a swath wider than the Sunset Strip, were at their best when the night was darkest and the neons were brightest.
NEWS
June 21, 1987 | PATT MORRISON, Times Staff Writer
On a velvety-warm Saturday recently at the corner of a couple of streets named Haight and Ashbury, someone had shinnied up a signpost and done what someone had probably done every weekend for 20 years. Over the metal sign that read "Haight," this particular somebody had taped a paper rectangle that read, predictably, "Love." A generation ago the Summer of Love was radiating psychedelic images of peace, love, drugs, sex and rock 'n' roll from the counterculture's epicenter.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 16, 2002 | Mary Rourke, Times Staff Writer
William "Will" Schutz, a psychologist and pioneer of the human potential movement, died Nov. 9 at his home in Muir Beach, Calif. He was 81, and suffered a cerebral hemorrhage. As a faculty member of the Esalen Institute in Big Sur starting in 1967, Schutz led group encounter sessions that urged complete openness and honesty.
BUSINESS
September 2, 2012
This custom contemporary in Naples was taken down to the studs and remodeled five years ago. The three-level house features two 80-foot boat docks and views of Santa Catalina Island. Location: 5472 E. The Toledo, Long Beach 90803 Asking price: $6.75 million Year built: 1967 Year remodeled: 2008 Remodel architect: Kollin Altomare Architects House size: Five bedrooms, 41/2 bathrooms, 4,418 square feet Lot size: 4,200 square feet Features: Grand foyer, circular staircase, temperature-controlled wine cellar for 1,200 bottles, office/study, bar, stainless-steel-and-glass elevator, waterfront patio with built-in barbecue and fire pit, three-car garage.
BUSINESS
January 26, 1996
Super Bowl XVI in 1982 was watched by more people than any other championship football game. Top 10 Super Bowls from 1967, the year of the first Super Bowl, to 1995, ranked by average audience percentage: *--* Rank Program Ntwk. Air date Aud. 1 Super Bowl XVI CBS Jan. 1982 49.1 2 Super Bowl XVII NBC Jan. 1983 48.6 3 Super Bowl XX NBC Jan. 1986 48.3 4 Super Bowl XII CBS Jan. 1978 47.2 5 Super Bowl XIII NBC Jan. 1979 47.1 6 Super Bowl XVIII CBS Jan. 1984 46.4 Tie Super Bowl XIX ABC Jan. 1985 46.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 30, 1992 | DANIELLE A. FOUQUETTE
A parade, pancake breakfast and street fair will be the highlights of the city's annual Fiesta Days celebration Saturday. Sponsored by the Yorba Linda Service League, the event is held to commemorate Yorba Linda's incorporation as a city in 1967. This year, the silver anniversary celebration will begin with the pancake breakfast at 8:30 a.m. at the Richard Nixon Library & Birthplace. The parade will start at 10 a.m. in front of City Hall on Casa Loma Avenue.
NEWS
June 21, 1987 | PATT MORRISON, Times Staff Writer
On a velvety-warm Saturday recently at the corner of a couple of streets named Haight and Ashbury, someone had shinnied up a signpost and done what someone had probably done every weekend for 20 years. Over the metal sign that read "Haight," this particular somebody had taped a paper rectangle that read, predictably, "Love." A generation ago the Summer of Love was radiating psychedelic images of peace, love, drugs, sex and rock 'n' roll from the counterculture's epicenter.
NEWS
June 21, 1987 | MARK A. STEIN, Times Staff Writer
Forget the sun. Forget the North Pole. For one brief summer back in 1967, the world revolved around the intersection of Haight and Ashbury streets in San Francisco, the Hollywood and Vine of Hippiedom. It was the Summer of Love, a time when youth flowed to San Francisco hoping to remake the world with flowers, innocence and LSD. Much has changed since the "turn on, tune in and drop out" counterculture burst into the public consciousness 20 summers ago.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 24, 2000
George Moore, 95, former banker and head of New York's Metropolitan Opera Assn. Born in Hannibal, Mo., Moore began his business career as a boy, selling honey and working as a delivery boy for a delicatessen. After studying at Yale, he joined Farmers Loan and Trust Co., which later merged with First National City Bank of New York, which eventually became Citibank. Moore rose to run the bank's domestic division and later its overseas operations in the late 1950s and early 1960s.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 22, 2006 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Dean Brelis, 82, a journalist who worked as a foreign correspondent for NBC, CBS and Time magazine and wrote novels and nonfiction books, died Friday of complications from throat cancer at his daughter's home in Santa Monica. Born Constantinos Christos Brelis on April 1, 1924, to Greek immigrants in Newport, R.I., he enlisted in the Army in 1942 and was soon assigned to work in military intelligence for the Office of Strategic Services. While stationed in Burma, he received a Bronze Star.
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