“MAKING ‘FREE RIDE’,” BY JOHN GRISSIM (1982)

John Grissim’s article on Bill Delaney’s Free Ride originally ran as a chapter in Grissim’s 1982 book Pure Stoke. This version has been shortened and slightly edited.  *  *  *  It’s a warm spring California night and the auditorium at San Rafael High is packed with five hundred very noisy, impatient movie-goers aged anywhere from…