Buffalo: LeMar International, 1968-1970.
The first five issues of the first periodical in America devoted to cannabis. Vol. 1 No. 1-No. 5. 16; 24; 24; 24;  pp. Newsprint. Very Good+ overall, typical toning with age, wraps slightly brittle and chipped. Square in back wrap of No. 1 cut out, probably for subscription card. Price on No. 2's front wrap crossed out and 25 (cents) written in sharpie, chipping a little heavier than other issues. Faint corner crease to No. 5. Poet, musician, Peace Eye bookstore owner, and one-man countercultural tornado Ed Sanders co-edited these first five issues before leaving the task solely to Aldrich. An influential marijuana reform publication and mainstay of the underground press movement. Rare as a run. Item #140942300