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Landmark Haight Record Store Shuts Its Door

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Recycled Records run in San Francisco’s Haight Ashbury District has come to an end.

For some 40 years, the store has been a landmark in the heart of the Haight, but now it’s doors have been shuttered. 353 more words

News

♫ Are you going to San Francisco...

… be sure to wear some flowers in your hair …

Ah yes, that beautiful song by Scott McKenzie.

The Hippie Movement has always intrigued me. 336 more words

Travel News

Slouching Towards Bethlehem - Joan Didion (1968)


“Slouching Towards Bethlehem is a 1968 collection of essays by Joan Didion that mainly describes her experiences in California during the 1960s. It takes its title from the poem ‘ 285 more words

Books

FOR SALE | 740 Clayton | Haight-Ashbury / Cole Valley | $2,495,000

First time on the market since the 1960’s, and currently used as a Church, 740 Clayton is a true (circa 1906) Victorian gem just waiting to be restored to its original glory, or developed to the max (zoned RH-3), situated on a massive L-shaped lot with 38 feet of frontage, and containing an additional structure / cottage in the rear. 214 more words

San Francisco

MIXED METAPHOR

Playing my ukulele

Enormous desire

To do a pilgrimage

Across the country:

Haight Ashbury

Although no Janis Joplin

No Grateful Dead

Maybe a crashed and scattered… 25 more words

Poetry

Cruising The Bay, In One Day...Kid N Drei...Part 3...Higher Dimensions With The Painted Laidies

Kid N Drei…Feeling those peaceful vibes on the 50th anniversay of The Summer of Love…1967…Haight and Ashbury…

After a hearty breakfast….Kid asks if the houses from Full House are nearby. 709 more words