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TH Darmstadt, Germany, Dipl. He has submitted several important technical papers to the Journal of the Audio Engineering Society and other related publications, which have become foundational to modern loudspeaker theory. Examples of his recent work include extensive development of dipolar loudspeaker theory.
He left no diary, nor chatty relatives to memorialize him in print. And if a cadre of associates had not recently agreed to open its files, Captain Alfred M. Hubbard might exist in death as he did in life--a man of mirrors and shadows, revealing himself to even his closest friends only on a need-to-know basis.
Beverly Hills psychiatrist Oscar Janiger once said of Hubbard, "We waited for him like a little old lady for the Sears-Roebuck catalog.
Those who will talk about Al Hubbard are few. Oscar Janiger told this writer that "nothing of substance has been written about Al Hubbard, and probably nothing ever should.
But nobody is ambivalent about the Captain: He was as brilliant as the noonday sun, mysterious as the rarest virus, and friendly like a golden retriever.
The first visage of Hubbard was beheld by Dr. Humphry Osmond, now senior psychiatrist at Alabama's Bryce Hospital.
John Smythies were researching the correlation between schizophrenia and the hallucinogens mescaline and adrenochrome at Weyburn Hospital in Saskatchewan, Canada, when an A.
Hubbard requested the pleasure of Osmond's company for lunch at the swank Vancouver Yacht Club. Osmond later recalled, "It was a very dignified place, and I was rather awed by it.
He was also very genial, an excellent host. Osmond supplied him with some. Among Hubbard's passions was motion. His identity as "captain" came from his master of sea vessels certification and a stint in the US Merchant Marine.
At the time of their meeting inAl Hubbard owned secluded Daymen Island off the coast of Vancouver--a former Indian colony surrounded by a huge wall of oyster shells. To access his acre estate, Hubbard built a hangar for his aircraft and a slip for his yacht from a fallen redwood.
But it was the inner voyage that drove the Captain until his death in Fueled by psychedelics, he set sail and rode the great wave as a neuronaut, with only the white noise in his ears and a fever in his brain.
His head shorn to a crew and wearing a paramilitary uniform with a holstered long-barrel Colt. His Rolls Royce had broken down on the freeway, so he went to a pay phone and called the company in London.
That's what kind of guy he was. He started name-dropping like you wouldn't believe.
But as a young man, the shoeless hillbilly was purportedly visited by a pair of angels, who told him to build something. He had absolutely no training, "but he had these visions, and he learned to trust them early on," says Willis Harman, director of the Institute of Noetic Sciences in Sausalito, CA.
Harman employed Hubbard as a security guard for SRI, "although," Harman admits, "Al never did anything resembling security work. Harman and Hubbard shared a goal "to provide the [LSD] experience to political and intellectual leaders around the world.
Abram Hoffer, "Al had a grandiose idea that if he could give the psychedelic experience to the major executives of the Fortune companies, he would change the whole of society.
The political bent of the Stanford think-tank was decidedly left-wing, clashing sharply with Hubbard's own world-perspective. I became much concerned that he might shoot me Recognizing its potential psychic hazards, Hubbard believed that LSD should be administered and monitored by trained professionals.The Hollywood Reporter is your source for breaking news about Hollywood and entertainment, including movies, TV, reviews and industry blogs.
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