San Francisco: Black Panther Party, 1969. First Edition. Contents include a lengthy editorial statement by Elbert "Big Man" Howard, an affidavit by Eldridge Cleaver, Huey Newton's "Executive Mandate #1," and contributions by Bobby Herron, Keith Hinch, Michael Hill, and others. A key issue memorializing the murder of Lil Bobby Hutton, the Panthers' Treasurer and first recruit, with a cover drawing by Jeff Scales, numerous photographs throughout, and an attractive centerfold poster of Hutton, matching the front cover. Rear wrappers features full-page artwork by Emory Douglas. Tabloid (44cm); illustrated newsprint wrappers; 24pp; illus. Faint horizontal fold at center, light wear to extremities, with a few tiny tears; Very Good+ or better.