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Old Scam 

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To the editors:

Peter Kostakis's piece "Wolf" in your March 22, 1991, issue is woefully behind the times.

That particular street scam which he fell victim to has been practiced by tall, young black hustlers for over three years now as any Chicago cop can attest.

Dean Wade Snow

Chicago

Peter Kostakis replies:

You're right, you know. Still, there's no scam like an old scam. Say, Dean, can I interest you in Desert Storm aluminum siding?

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