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Thursday, August 24, 2017

Gent v. Arkansas: Porno to the people

Posted By on Thu, Aug 24, 2017 at 8:05 PM

Put the kids to bed, it's time for Arkansas Times Unmentionables, presented by Cupid's. In this series we talk about the more salacious moments of Arkansas history.

Tonight we discuss Gent Magazine and its fight to be on newsstands in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. There, in 1963, a Dr. William Brown formed a committee meant to seek out and censor pornography, but a single scrappy newsstand refused to remove the magazines…


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