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Schulenberg’s Page: New York, Part CLXXXII

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1956. I got a surprise! A visit from an old army buddy! Jim Dwyer. Yes. I was in the army. Drafted! I used to wonder why I had no memory […]... READ MORE
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Schulenberg’s Page: New York, Part CLXXXI

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In early March of 1970 a townhouse on West 11th Street in Greenwich Village exploded killing three members of Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) who were presumably building a […]... READ MORE
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Schulenberg’s Page: New York, Part CLXXX

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1970: This is my friend, Craig Caswell whom I’d met two years earlier in August of 1968. When I first met him he’d come up to Manhattan from Washington, DC […]... READ MORE
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Schulenberg’s Page: New York, Part CLXXIX

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February, 1970. There used to be an Automat Restaurant on East 86th Street in Yorkville, Manhattan. My friend, Ray Smith and I met there for lunch which at any of […]... READ MORE
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Schulenberg’s Page: New York, Part CLXXVIII

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Winter, 1970. Another week in Manhattan. While I was still occupied every day with the NBC FALL TELEVISION newspaper campaign there were still a lot of social and cultural events […]... READ MORE
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Schulenberg’s Page: New York, Part CLXXVII

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A graffiti seen on the restroom wall at Elaine’s gives a pretty good idea of what the mood of the late ’60s was in New York. There was also the […]... READ MORE
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Schulenberg’s Page: New York, Part CLXXVI

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A 1970 attempt at humorous social criticism from The American Legion Magazine.  The split between generations was widening. Dennis Abby (or Abbé) had been an illustrator and became fascinated with the decorative possibilities of […]... READ MORE
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Schulenberg’s Page: New York, Part CLXXV

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Annie Rieger introduced me to a new friend of hers, Jessica Robinson (pictured above). Jessica was a writer and a few years later appeared carrying a gun on the cover […]... READ MORE
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Schulenberg’s Page: New York, Part CLXXIV

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Summer of ’70. I had gotten a commission to illustrate all of the programs for the NBC Fall Television schedule.  My rep Pema Browne told me that they had wanted different illustrators to […]... READ MORE
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Schulenberg’s Page: New York, Part CLXXIII

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1970 — just beginning and quickly heating up! The Woodstock neighbors of Max Yasgur on whose farm the music festival was held sued him for damages caused to their nearby properties by […]... READ MORE
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Dylan’s Candy BarN: Helping animals find a “home-sweet-home”

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The future was in the cards early on for Dylan Lauren, CEO and founder of confectionery emporium, Dylan’s Candy Bar.  At the tender age of eight, the modern-day Willy Wonka received two pet […]... READ MORE
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Schulenberg’s Page: New York, Part CLXXII

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In early 1969 it was claimed that The Black Panthers had planned coordinated bombings of police stations. 21 members were indicted, among them Afeni Shakur, the mother of the late […]... READ MORE

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