1973

Title

1973

Description

Items from 1973 issues of Playboy

Items in the 1973 Collection

Cartoon Playboy Advertisement
This female character first appeared as a humorous cartoon in Playboy around 1968. After her premiere, cartoons of her attempting to trick young men into sexual encounters were consistently in Playboy for years. Over time, she became incorporated…

Sexual Behavior in the 1970s
This is one article in a series by Morton Hunt who writes a book based on these surveys and reports. Half of page 204 is cut out.

Huey Newton Interview by Lee Lockwood
Huey Newton founded the Black Panther Party for Self-defense in 1966 with Bobby Seale while the two were studying at Merritt College in Oakland, California. Newton started studying at the college in 1958, but was arrested and served an eight-month…

Ad for the Military
In a subtle turn of events, Playboy went from being clearly anti-Vietnam, and published within the September 1973 issue an ad for military recruitment.