Richard Baker in the SFZC Wind Bells
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Almost every time he's mentioned except for a lot of repeats on him being editor of Wind Bells and a few times when it didn't add anything at all. Only searched for "baker" so might have missed some places where it was just Richard, Dick, or Zentatsu. Can't search on this page because the Wind Bell excerpts are all image files. - dc
repeated in many other Wind Bells
January - February 1967
Richard and Virginia Baker are listed as donors toward the purchase of Tassajara on p.34
Unmentioned is that they drove out with the Bakers.
From Village Voice article on Tassajara by Jack Goddard
He's living in Japan now but still listed herein all three times as above - priest, board of directors, Wind Bell
Following that are excerpts from letters Trudy wrote Richard Baker on pp. 6-8. That Winter 1970 issue of the Wind Bell is dedicated to Trudy and starts off with an account of her funeral and Shunryu Suzuki's eulogy.
pp17-20 - Richard Baker lecture at Esalen Institute, October 28, 1969 - PDF
Fall Winter 1970-71