On January 14, 1967, counterculture leaders called for a “human be-in” in San Francisco, California.
_____(Q) The Summer of Love boasted music festivals, poetry readings, speeches, and even theater.
_____(R) Thousands of people answered the call, gathering in Golden Gate Park to promote peace, happiness, and love.
_____(S) For the most part, the Summer of Love proved successful in its ability to spread the counterculture message, but by the fall of 1967, increased incidents of crime and drug abuse by hippies gathered in Haight-Ashbury signaled a change in the movement.
_____(T) The Haight-Ashbury neighborhood of San Francisco quickly became the gathering place and home for many displaced youth who came to celebrate the counterculture event.
_____(U) During the spring, more disillusioned youth traveled to San Francisco upon hearing a declaration that the summer of 1967 would be the “Summer of Love.”
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