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Remembering the ‘Rat Pack’

The phone rang at 6 a.m. one morning, just after Christmas. Of course, like any normal person, I was certain something terrible had happened to someone I loved. Indeed, it was a call from New Jersey by a former associate of my days working for the Reno newspaper who had just heard that our dear friend Larry Porter had passed away. He had to know by the sound of my voice that I wasn’t too happy being called at such an early hour and apologized. “I forgot about the difference in time,” he said, and since I like this kid …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Jan 7, 2014 08:39PM Published Jan 7, 2014 08:39PM Copyright 2014 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.