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|Work In Progress|
|Original Broadcast Date|
|Serious Monologue, Narrative Monologue, 56 minutes|
|Preceded by:||Tell Me What To Do|
Lenny's a big, tall, curly haired man with glasses.
Highways West is a program Joe Frank produced as part of the series Work In Progress. It was originally broadcast in 1986.
The owner and employees of a pawn shop. An ideal day to enjoy the outdoors, backed with ocean sounds (?) and electronica. Two friends scam an airport suitcase claim, drive a car across the country and lose their money gambling, and begin running drugs. Stories of people who work on the loading dock.
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The original broadcast credits state: "Technical production by Tom Strother. Special thanks to John Hall."
- There is rumored to be a 30 minute version with the same title.