Thursday, January 5, 2012

Tiki News - Issue #6

I thought I'd start the new year with posting the full issue of Tiki News #6 (published January, 1996).

This was one of my favorite early issues because of the story about the Tiki/Polynesian dingbats around Los Angeles. Until I read this article, I didn't know those type of apartment complexes had their own architectural classification (e.g., dingbat).

You can click and then zoom on each page for easier reading.

Enjoy the zine!
































































I love Tiki Dingbat Apartments!






Did you notice the ad for Beachbum Berry's original Grog Log? This version was printed on 8 1/2" x 11" paper and stapeled together. They are very rare today.


















5 comments:

  1. Where does the story continue after pg 15?

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  2. The story reads down the left column of pg. 14 onto pg. 15 then back up to the right column on pg. 14.

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  3. Mike. Thanks for posting and promoting this long sold-out issue of Tiki News. Lesley Marlene Siegel was the champion of Dingbat documentation which reached its public pinnacle with the awesome L.A. lifestyle movie Slums of Beverly Hills

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