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April 29, 2013 5:33 PM

When Jackie Robinson worked in Atascadero

Because of a surprise bout with the flu, I’m a week late getting to see the movie “42,” which celebrates a portion of the life of Jackie Robinson. It is a great film about a very important moment in America’s history, a time when there was not the equality we have today.

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Lon Allan

Lon Allan has lived in Atascadero for nearly five decades, and his column is published every week. Reach him at 805-466-8529 or leallan@tcsn.net .

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