Chocolate George's Farewell (Updated over a year ago)
KRON News footage from August 28th 1967 featuring scenes of rock band The Grateful Dead playing 'Viola Lee Blues' in Golden Gate Park at the wake of Hells Angel Chocolate George, who was killed earlier that month in a motocycle accident on Haight Street. Also includes views of bikers riding and socializing.
Added to San Francisco Bay Area Television Archive on April 27, 2015.
- Originally aired on: KRON-TV
- Date aired: 8/28/1967
- Recording medium: 16mm color, magnetic sound film
- Rights for this video belong to: Young Broadcasting of San Francisco, Inc.
- Duration: 1:46
- Type of material: archival newsfilm