By Stewart Tendler, David May

First published in 1984, this ebook grew to become an quick bestseller, and afterward, a cult vintage. Now up to date and containing new fabric, it tells a brilliantly researched tale of a bunch of idealists interested by the possibility of LSD to enhance the standard of life. Called a hippie mafia by way of police, The Brotherhood of everlasting Love got here to represent the increase of LSD, the expansion of the psychedelic circulate, and the heady, positive, innovative days of the Nineteen Sixties.

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In the mid-1960s record sales in the United States topped the $1,000 million mark for the first time as the new tribal chants beat out. Part of it was protest, a lot of it was about drugs. In 1965, Eric Burden and the Animals crooned: “A Girl Named Sandoz”; the Byrds went “Eight Miles High”; and Dylan was rapidly becoming the electronic Byron. He turned on the Beatles in a brief meeting at Kennedy Airport by giving Ringo marijuana. George and John took LSD in 1964 in their after-dinner coffee. Some members of the Rolling Stones tried it in 1965 after starting with marijuana.

But they never lost him. Since the streets were laid out in grids, the two BDAC cars simply drove along parallel roads, linked by radio, until they saw the truck. The only problem they ever had was when Scully was using a car and nobody could work out where he went. Today it was the truck again. They seemed to be heading for San José. In the cab of the truck Scully called for directions from his companion as they came into the city. His friend spread out a map, looking for the junction he had ringed.

If Scully wanted to start, that was fine. For himself, Owsley felt that even alchemists deserve a break. Perhaps he would go east and visit the famous Millbrook. In the spring of 1967 Scully began work on his own … or, rather, almost on his own. The BDAC men started to appear. Before Scully set off, he brought out a wide-band radio receiver he had built and walked slowly round the sixteen-foot truck. Down the street the BDAC agents sat impassively in their cars. Scully finished his circumnavigation and nodded an all-clear to his companion.

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