February hash disappeared for awhile, then reappeared at $10/gram
for the first time.(125)
'went up north' sometime in this month until May 24th. I found
out (much) later why...
at the Forum [there is a bootleg
of his show, and it shows this was not a great concert (even
with lasers). Robert Plant forgot the words to 'Stairway to
the Gazette review by Bill Mann:
Zeppelin may be just about the last major rock band left who
haven't blown their credibility, but still they have their
ups and downs.
has a crowd been higher than the 19,000 people who jammed
the Forum last night, and most will no doubt tell you they
got their money's worth.
will someone please tell me why Robert's Plant is touring
with only half a voice?.."
with LaValle, plus Dale? and Gilles? about drugs in a break
in Philosophy class.
lounge in the basement of Brittain Hall
[a small room in the basement. The old lounge had been closed
because of drugs. The new one failed].
24 - Led Zeppelin's 'Physical Graffiti' is released
a joint with Dale and Dave [a guy in
the Philo class] on the balcony of the Poultry Building
[John Abbott was part of Macdonald Collage, an agricultural
school run by McGill].
two of Philosophy was as wild as the first, with disappearing
tables and all.
Sue and Richard to Lindsey Place (75?)
at Tom's [someone somebody knew,
I think Heather] in
a townhouse in Kirkland. [many people
there, even Dave put in an appearance (which is also his last
in this journal , except for a brief appearance in 1978....(ah,
I speak too soon)...).
new Led Zeppelin 'Physical Graffiti' was out, I brought it
to the party to play on their large stereo.
drank 'Flaming Jacks' (Southern Comfort on fire in a shot
Beattee Brothers were there. (126)
tied all the boots together in the front hall.
Rider' was on one night].
126. And thereby hangs a tale...the Beattee's, Morton McConnel and
others represent the 'coolest' of the freaks. They even looked
down on us (I would say if they were a '1' we were '2'). Some
of us crossed easily between the classes (Andy being the best
example..everyone liked Andy). In about December 1971 Morton
had asked Ralph why he was hanging around with us (Morton
thought I was fag...surprise surprise)...BTW, one of the Beattie
brs. was hurt in a motorcycle accident on Hymus, taking a
dangerous curve (c. 1976).
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