The Decline of North Beach's Topless Bars (1968)
KPIX-TV special Eyewitness News report from January 15th 1968 by Jim Harwood which features how North Beach's topless dancing bars are experiencing a decline in business. Includes silent views of entertainers and patrons enjoying themselves (and dancing) in the Peppermint Tree Club. Also an interview with owner Al Dunbar, who explains his new strategies for dealing with this lack of interest in semi-nudity. Opening graphic designed by Carrie Hawks.
Added to Bay Area Television Archive on December 16, 2015.
- Originally aired on: KPIX-TV
- Date aired: 1/15/1968
- Recording medium: 16mm b&w magnetic sound/silent film
- Rights for this video belong to: CBS5 KPIX-TV
- Duration: 3:39
- Type of material: local newsfilm