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Growing Up in Anchorage's Underworld

Kim Rich has written a new memoir, "Johnny's Girl," about growing up in Anchorage, Alaska during the oil boom years. Her father was a notorious underworld figure in the city who operated illegal gambling houses and massage parlors all over the city. He was eventually murdered.

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Other segments from the episode on June 28, 1993

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, June 28, 1993: Interview with Kim Rich; Interview with Ed Harris; Commentary on Merengue rap music.

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