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Nuts & Bolts by Terri Likens: Doesn’t every office have a demonic clown?

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An explanation of how things work in the news business

The people who work in the newspaper business are a lot like everybody else.

Some are a little quirkier, though. Take Sam Dunn, one of our pressmen.

Sam, a Harriman resident, is tall, bearded and strong — I guess you’d call him a man’s man.

Yet a couple of weeks ago, when he found a hummingbird tangled up in cobwebs in the pressroom, Sam showed the gentle side so many of us have come to know.

He carefully removed the exhausted bird from its accidental trap.


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