Tabloid Homosexuality

the 1950s/60s

Confidential, along with its Tabloid Rivals,
Whisper, Uncensored, Vice Squad & More
ruled the supermarket check-out aisles

Confidential
Exclusive / Exposed
He / Hush Hush
Inside Story
Jet Magazine
Lowdown
National Spotlite

issues shown roughly in date order

People Today
a small (4"x6") mag

August 25, 1954

3rd Sex Comes Out of Hiding:
Homosexuals Form New Organization

May 5 , 1954

New Facts About Sex Changelings

(from an eBay ad)

September 9, 1953

This Is a Bride
Tommy Gene Brown

only on the pages below

Dare

okay, not "People Today," but "Dare," another small (4"x6") mag of the time,
and its single page on anything queer was the same Tommy Gene Brown
dressed in drag for a wedding party, though not giving his name

Dare, November 1952
The Inside Story on Homosexuals

by this time Dare was a full size pub, 8 1/2x11

Dare, Aug-Sep 1956
Homosexuals Answer Back

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If anyone can contribute scanned articles to this page, it would be appreciated