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Head Shop

Posted by Bruce Kahl on February 25, 2003

In Reply to: Head Shop posted by S. on February 25, 2003

: Any idea as to the etymology of the term "head shop"? Thanks for any clues.

"Head Shops" existed way back a long time ago in the mid to late sixties.
They catered to a customer who liked to feed his or her head with mind or mood altering substances.