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Is Trips Festival Really Necessary?

Philip Elwood, The San Francisco Examiner, 24 January 1966

AFTER THREE weekend nights of ear-splitting, head-aching, eye-straining audio-visual bedlam in the Longshoremen's Hall, a collective patronage of 10,000 kicks-seekers should be wondering by now, "is this Trips really necessary?"

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