7.25 in HIGH x 5 in WIDE
(18.41 cm HIGH x 12.70 cm WIDE)
The Oakland Tribune Collection, the Oakland Museum of California. Gift of ANG Newspapers

Typed on front, "Hunter S. Thompson Author of The Curse Of Lono, copiously illustrated by Ralph Steadman, a Bantam trade paperback original to be published on November 1." Handwritten on the top of the image: "Dear Ralph, We Killed like champions. Lono". Image depicts Thompson wearing a lei and standing in front of a boat with the name " Humdinger", a 308-pound marlin dangling from a chain next to him. From the Oakland Tribune Collection

Used: Oakland Tribune

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