Issue #24 (April 1977) of the collectively-edited publication from the feminist back-to-the-land commune Country Women in Albion, CA on the Mendocino coast. In at least 33 issues published through 1979, Country Women featured articles on feminist shared experience, practical how-to tips on country living (animal raising, carpentry, farming) and published poetry, songs and drawings by contributors from around the country. Each issue usually focused on a theme, plus practical articles. Issue 16 (1975) stated that 7,500 copies were being distributed to 150 bookstores in 26 states, and that the publication had over 2,000 subscribers. As of Issue 23 (1977), 11,000 copies were being printed.
This issue's theme is "Personal Power" and includes articles on avoiding self-doubt, the power of tides, lucid dreaming, crafting personal ritual, drawing on inner consciousness and more. Practical articles include building composting toilets, auto mechanics for women, installing water pipes, beekeeping, dutch ovens and more. Item #1075.
Condition: Near Fine, light scuffing to covers; toning to interior newsprint pages as is common; heavier toning to the interior of the covers due to the type of paper used.