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The Killers

Story written in 1972

Harry had just gotten off the freight and was walking down Alameda toward Pedro's for a nickel cup of coffee. It was early morning but he remembered they used to open at 5 a.m. You could sit in Pedro's for a couple of hours for a nickel. You could do some thinking...


South of No North - pg. 54 - 1973

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Notes of a Dirty Old Man

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