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Vice In Pre-Pipeline Anchorage

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Vice In Pre-Pipeline Anchorage

Vice In Pre-Pipeline Anchorage

Vice In Pre-Pipeline Anchorage

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Paula Dobbyn of member station KTOO in Juneau reports on "Johnny's Girl," a play written by Kim Rich. Rich grew up in Anchorage, Alaska in the early 1970's when a booming oil industry spawned a lucrative vice industry. Her father ran gambling halls and massage parlors. Her mother was a stripper and a prostitute. Rich grew up to work as a reporter for the Anchorage Daily News and wrote a book about the experiences of her childhood. Due to Internet rights issues, this segment has been modified from its original broadcast form.