Byline: Pierre Salinger; 1953-01-26; San Francisco Chronicle; pages 1
"I heard a heavy jail door clang behind my back two weeks ago. A Stockton policeman firmly led me by the arm to a battered desk. An inmate trusty looked at me unsmilingly and said: 'Empty your pockets on the desk' . . ."
Description:J.D. Salinger's first article for the San Francisco Chronicle about his time spent undercover in 2 California jails.
Rights: Public domain.