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1972 Stones concert at the Garden

July 18, 1972: Boston Mayor Kevin H. White addressed the increasingly restless crowd at Boston Garden. as they waited for the Rolling Stones.

Ellis Herwig/Globe Staff

July 18, 1972: Boston Mayor Kevin H. White addressed the increasingly restless crowd at Boston Garden. as they waited for the Rolling Stones.

The Rolling Stones were arrested at an airport after an alteration, and didn’t appear onstage until after midnight.

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