April 6, 2017

Owsley, can you hear me now?

For the past few months, the mayor of Richmond has been searching for the house where California’s “King of Acid,” Owsley Stanley ran an LSD lab back in the sixties. Reporter Cat Schuknecht brings the second installment of a three-part series on the mayor’s search.

CREDITS:

REPORTER: Cat Schuknecht
MUSIC: "White Rabbit” by Jefferson Airplane, “Mellow Yellow” by Donovan, and “Day Tripper” (BBC Sessions) by Jimi Hendrix
OTHER AUDIO: “LSD” (1966 Capitol Documentary Vinyl)
PHOTO CAPTION & CREDIT: Tim Scully points to a location on a map of Richmond where he thinks Owsley Stanley ran an LSD lab for four months in the summer of 1966. (Photo by Cat Schuknecht)

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