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Notes of a Dirty Old Man

Story written in 1972

Harry had just gotten off the freight and was walking down Alameda toward Phillipes 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 Phillipes for a couple of hours for a nickel, you could do some thinking, you could remember where you'd gone wrong, or where you'd gone right. They were open...

Magazines and periodicals

Los Angeles Free Press - No. 407 - May 5-11 - 1972

Alternate titles or versions, draft titles

The Killers

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