Content for Thursday, October 19, 1972

News & Stories

Early concert promoters: Jim Pagni, Mark Berman, Terry Phillips, Bob Eubanks, Bill Wright

Rock in San Diego

Jim Pagni was once described to me as “some old guy who puts on all the rock concerts, cheats the people and grins all the way to the bank.” In my mind, I pictured him ...

Vietnamese, Living Here

I got these orders to Vietnam, you see. They said to report to "Coronado, San Diego" for training. I was afraid, and full of doubts (am I really going to kill innocent peasants?) But I ...

Mr. Fixit: Faucets and locks and things that go bump in the night

Chances are, 9 out of 10 people who read this sentence do so despite a feeling of guilt. The tenth person lives at home with his parents. The sense of guilt is induced by that ...

The Greenery on Mission Blvd. and Garnet

A genuine Southern California restaurant.

The building on the southwest corner of Mission Boulevard and Garnet Avenue in Pacific Beach has seen a lot of changes. First there was Oscar's and then the short-lived dance joint The Bushwacker. This summer ...