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updated 09/01/1995 at 01:00 AM EDT

originally published 09/01/1995 01:00AM

GALLERY 6
A through-the-lens look at a remarkable musician and Merry Prankster

BIO 26
The rich life and often high times of Jerome John Garcia

AT EASE 44
Scuba diving in Hawaii, he escaped the tug of the road, fans—and drugs

FIRST PERSON 48
A few words from Jerry, on "Star Dust," disco and "falling uphill"

VOICES 52
Friends and fans—from Clinton to Elvis (Costello)—look back in wonder

DEAD INC. 60
The Dead raised a faithful following—and a merchandising empire

STYLE 66
Alton Kelley and Stanley Mouse created beautiful, raw-boned art

MEMORIALS 70
Across the country, fans came together to mourn—and celebrate—a life

FAREWELL 74
By the end of his days, Jerry Garcia had earned his touch of grey

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