Objects & Places from Alas, Babylon

Pat Frank
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Object Descriptions

Fort Repose - This is a river town in central Florida. Population is 3,422 according to the State Census, including Pistolville and the Negro district.

Sputnik - This is the name of a series of Russian spy satellites circling the earth in the late 1950s that are equipped to gather information as they travel in orbit.

The Bragg House - This is a large ungainly and monolithic house that was once the showpiece of the River Road neighborhood.

McCoy - This is the Air Force Base near Orlando where Mark and Randy meet.

Ajax Super-Market - This is a grocery store in the five thousand or so community of Fort Repose.

The Hole - This is a protected area at Offutt Field in Omaha where military operations are carried on in a national military emergency.

Sidewinder - This is a heat-seeking rocket with a nose sensitive to infra-red...

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