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Tucson Salvage Tucson Salvage How a bike maker became a master craftsman January 14, 2016
Tucson Salvage Tucson Salvage Border crossing, swap meet prisms and the reluctant American Dream February 08, 2018
Tucson Salvage Tucson Salvage A bus stop mystic, a girl called America, a still-operating porn shop, 24-hour tattoos, and other humble glories on nighttime 22nd Street October 20, 2016
Sticky Summer Nights Sticky Summer Nights with the face of the Tucson Saguaros July 27, 2017
Tucson Salvage Tucson Salvage On the road with Arizona treasure Al Foul April 07, 2016

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    The Legend of Alvernon
      The Chatterbox bartender calls him "the legend of Alvernon" and relates of small kindnesses with other bartenders and the neighborhood homeless. Says Louis forever seems resigned to the presence of others like he'd rather be elsewhere. Says he's been working at Luke's for 30 years.
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    Holiday bell ringers spare ‘humoration’ for change
      The Salvation Army red kettles and bell ringers are familiar holiday reality. In Tucson this year, there are about 120 storefronts sporting SA kettles between Thanksgiving and Christmas Eve.
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    Billy Sedlmayr, bowed but unbroken
      I've noticed people generally don't know what to expect from Billy when they meet him now, but at minimum, a busted man, who, judging from his outward appearance, maybe should be treated for something, or in a wheelchair...
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    Gone Hollywood: Here’s actor Alexander Folk
      The actor is telling a story about how appearing on Columbo with Peter Falk was one of his three life goals. The 90-minute episode sees the actor playing a hospital patient when Columbo checks in, undercover. Pulpy TV thrills ensue.
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    Meet the Ashmores: All you need is love
      Just another story from America.
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