Found on EBay — One Magazine

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Here’s a February 1955 issue of One Magazine, published in Los Angeles, listed on EBay for $9.99. One Magazine began in 1953 and was declared obscene by the Postal Service, resulting in a landmark 1st Amendment ruling.

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I am retired from the Los Angeles Times
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1 Response to Found on EBay — One Magazine

  1. Arye Michael Bender says:

    The cover of that ‘obscene’ magazine seems to be in the style of Don Bachardy.
    Without the challenge to the postal service, Hugh Heffner wouldn’t be a name we know today.

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