The matchbook is from Hungry I, San Francisco’s most famous night club. Because they served food, you didn’t have to be 21 to get in. So I started going in high school. saw all the great folk singers of the 1940s and 1950s and early 1960s plus great jazz acts and comedy like Dick Gregory, Lenny Bruce and Mort Sahl.

The ticket stub is from my first ray Charles concert ­ what a great show! I was 15.

And then me at age three.