Thursday, 18 September 2014

hendrix death 44 years ago

IT, counter culture newspaper of the 1960's. The issue came out 6 days after the official announcement on Friday 18 September 1970.
International Times. London. No. 88 Sep 24 - Oct 8, 1970:
Cover is a large photo of Hendrix with the caption "Jimi Hendrix, Born Seattle 1945, Died London 1970”;
Other news - Timothy Leary's Jailbreak; Charles Manson; Stan Lee centrespread; Adverts for Rod Stewart, Jimmy Campbell, Caravan and Black Sabbath.

And how it was reported in the States on the actual day. Along with the inaccuracies.