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Herald-Examiner, Los Angeles, CA

Sunday, January 1, 1967

Los Angeles, Calif., liquor store owner John Leland was accosted in his shop by 3 bandits. Leland grabbed his pistol and routed 2 of the robbers and slightly wounded the third whom he held at gun point until police arrived.

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