Tabloid Homosexuality In
Whisper Magazine & Others

Whisper, along with its Tabloid Rivals, Confidential, Uncensored & Exclusive
ruled the supermarket check-out aisles of the 50s & 60s

Some assorted scans at the bottom of the page

November 1960

July 1964

Below is the intro of the NYT article referred to in this article.

...although if you have very good eyes, you can read it all at This Link
and if you have a subscription it can be found in their archives

and a Letter to the Editor about the above article, Nov 1964
was this a real letter?

November 1964

Download Whisper Beach Towns article (year unknown)
Courtesy Richard M

Exclusive, May 1956

Other Tabloids....


I just have the covers of these two...about Sex Changes


Confidential, January 1956
Walter Chrysler Jr


this one below, from Oct 1960, was on Gay Provincetown

below, Confidential, year and month unknown

Download Hollywood article
Courtesy Richard M

On the Q.T.

I just have the covers of this first one...about Lesbians


On the QT, November 1960


Top Secret

Oct 1962, (missing the end of article)



National Spotlight

More Lesbians

hard to read, but all I have

Vice Squad


Vice Squad, Dec 1964


Vice Squad, April 1965

(7 page article)




June 1964

August 1964

Download the Entire Article

February 1965

August 1966

Inside Story

September 1964

Above, I don't have the article, but have a description of it

Inside Story, March 1971
Vice President Agnew's Son & UK Lesbians

If anyone can contribute scanned articles to this page, it would be appreciated