The Advocate, Issue 126
Los Angeles: The Advocate, 1973. Offset on newsprint with black and white photos and illustrations throughout. 36pp. Some toning and wear to edges, some pages loose, otherwise very good. Item #5725
Issue 126 of the ‘newspaper of America’s homophile community.’ The magazine, established in 1967, is the oldest and largest LGBT publication in the United States and the only surviving one of its kind that was founded before the 1969 Stonewall riots in Manhattan. This issue is from the newspaper’s earlier years, and includes a cover story about a missing male model, reports about political and social activism within the gay community, and advertisements for gay businesses and events.
An issue from the early years of one of the oldest and most recognizable LGBTQ publications.