By the time he got to Woodstock ...

Portsmouth High grad recalls his buddies’ 1969 trip to Bethel, N.Y. to groove with 400,000 music-lovers

By Jim McGaw
Posted 8/15/19

PORTSMOUTH — For 50 years, Jim Lipe has searched for photographic evidence that he was at Woodstock. 

He looked for himself and his friends in the Michael Wadleigh-directed 1970 …

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