HOUSTON LGBT HISTORY .ORG
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many cities Houston has a long history of bar raids. Here are
the early ones, in 1967, involved the raids of the women's bar Roaring
Sixties, due to customers
story is also told, by Rita Wanstrom, in this1987 TWT feature.
And the Banner Project devoted a panel to the story.
the 1982 article below mentions the 1978 Locker raid
Rally Against HPD
Photos below from Upfront files, by J Hardy Williams
Above, with sign, Carol Fennema; Carl Hays to her left, behind her was Richard Burkhardt, and behind him was Phil Slusser
Above, Phyllis Frye; Below, Ray Hill
above front in dark shirt, Alice Shrader
left, Peter Armato