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December 26, 1997 | HECTOR TOBAR, TIMES STAFF WRITER
On a bright, clear day, they are among the few people working outside who do not wear shades. Even the cheapest sunglasses are a luxury when you're making as little as $20 a day. So Jose and Cira and the other orange vendors along Fairfax Avenue and La Cienega Boulevard squint into the traffic, baseball caps their only protection against the glare. "Aqui estamos," Pedro says. "Just trying to make a little for my lunch."
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 26, 1997 | HECTOR TOBAR, TIMES STAFF WRITER
On a bright, clear day, they are among the few people working outside who do not wear shades. Even the cheapest sunglasses are a luxury when you're making as little as $20 a day. So Jose and Cira and the other orange vendors along Fairfax Avenue and La Cienega Boulevard squint into the traffic, baseball caps their only protection against the glare. "Aqui estamos," Pedro says. "Just trying to make a little for my lunch."
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