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August 14, 1993 | PATRICK J. McDONNELL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
When she arrived in South-Central Los Angeles two years ago from Quito, Ecuador, many things struck Christina Andrade as novel. The size of her new city. The variety of its people. While impressed with U.S. technological advances, Andrade was markedly less awed by one Los Angeles institution: bus transportation. "The buses in Quito were a lot better--and cheaper," says Andrade, now a 17-year-old high school student, who compared the approximate 25-cent fare in Quito to the $1.
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August 14, 1993 | PATRICK J. McDONNELL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
When she arrived in South-Central Los Angeles two years ago from Quito, Ecuador, many things struck Christina Andrade as novel. The size of her new city. The variety of its people. While impressed with U.S. technological advances, Andrade was markedly less awed by one Los Angeles institution: bus transportation. "The buses in Quito were a lot better--and cheaper," says Andrade, now a 17-year-old high school student, who compared the approximate 25-cent fare in Quito to the $1.
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