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Private dances were important events in the homosexual community in San Francisco in the mid-1960s. Touching or dancing was generally not allowed in homosexual bars. Dances organized in private halls became important social outlets as well as frequent fund raisers. Sometimes these were elaborate costume affairs.

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Ad for New Year’s Day Ball 1965 at California Hall in Town Talk

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Town Talk, number 7, December 1964, page 3; published by Pan-Graphic Press.

Repository: GLBT Historical Society