Ralph J. Gleason

John Byrne Cooke


Image No. 68-5A-2: Ralph J. Gleason

Winterland arena, San Francisco, December 31, 1967

Ralph Gleason was a between-the-wars character, trench-coated and armed with a sardonic manner. He looked with amusement on the excesses of the young, but he always seemed to enjoy living in the present moment.

Bill Graham and Ralph J. Gleason