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April 2, 2014

RAY MOSCOWITZ: No joke: His life changed forever 50 years ago

Journalism career began April Fool's Day, 1964.

(Continued)

Then I walked back to my new apartment to unpack my belongings — clothes, books, a small record player and about 25 long-playing albums.

I took a short nap, then walked back to the Square for a self-led tour before having dinner at the Combo Restaurant.

I got back to my place around 7:30 and turned on the small black and white TV.

By 9:30, I was in my “new” bed.

As I lay there, I thought, "It has been a life-changing day."

It would turn out to be one for which I am grateful.

Ray Moscowitz of Bloomington is a retired newspaper executive and former publisher of the Peru Tribune. Contact him at r.mosco@comcast.net.

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