Content for Thursday, March 31, 1988

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Roger Hedgecock, revisited

in which the former mayor and the author continue their exhaustive inquiries into politics, rock and roll, and more.

No reason to blow-by-blow the cheesygame. Every other question, it seems, involves the Moody Blues or Eric Carmen. And every question, every question Roger gets — even “Which group sang ‘Jumpin’ Jack Flash’?” — he gets wrong.

The Portuguese fishing families of Point Loma

Tunaville times

San Diego’s tuna fleet then numbered 200 and accounted for eighty percent of the world’s catch. Nearly half the vessels were owned by Portuguese dynasties that had been living in Point Loma for several generations.

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