Arlo Guthrie, Remembering 'Alice's Restaurant'

Arlo Guthrie, with guitar.

Arlo Guthrie says "Alice's Restaurant" is the story of a "little guy in a big world." Jon C. Hancock hide caption

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Forty years ago, Arlo Guthrie dumped a pile of trash. The minor crime made him ineligible for the draft. In 1967, he immortalized the saga in "Alice's Restaurant." Debbie Elliott hears the story behind the song.

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