A direction home: Bob Dylan album returned 48 years late
June 2, 2021
UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — After nearly five decades of blowin' in the wind, a double Bob Dylan album finally has a direction home: A man living in San Francisco has mailed the vinyl back to an Ohio library 48 years after it was supposed to be returned.
Howard Simon recently sent the album along with a letter to Heights Libraries apologizing for his tardiness, according to a news release from the library system outside Cleveland.
Simon checked out Dylan's "Self Portrait" album in 1973 as an eighth-grader at a University Heights middle school. Simon, now 73, says he found it between t...