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The Last Gentleman Smuggler

The High Times Magazine feature article was the 1980 bust of the El Cobre and Mr. Jake operations on the Gulf Coast. Turned out marina manager Tommy Trotter* was a rat. Read all about it in "The Last Gentleman Smuggler" by Steven M. Kalish and Nikki Palomino. Coming the 15-year smuggling life and 8 1/2…
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Don’s Attic- “Little Known Facts About Ron Wood”

Ron Wood Little Known Facts For a short time after The Birds, Ronnie was in an electric blues band called Santa Barbara Machine Head. It featured a keyboardist named Jon Lord who’d go on to form Deep Purple. Though he is known as a guitarist, Ronnie was the bassist for the Jeff Beck Group and…
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