The Fire Islander Guide 1970’s.
A Lifestyle Observed.
In an age of no social media or internet we had various publications that gave us all our Fire Island information. The Fire Islander was one…
These newspaper magazines were the only way to get information and stories about Fire Island.
This cover is especially interesting as you can see the faces are blocked. I think this might have been intentional in a time where most were still closeted. Here is the original photo above.
The entertainment guide of Cherry Grove gives you an idea of the quality of performers at the Ice Palace.
These publications gave you not only where and when to go, but uncovered important information.