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Earl Bush is a lifelong Chicagoan and former newspaper reporter who went on to serve as Mayor Richard J Daley's press secretary for over 20 years.  His granddaughter, Chicago Reporter staff member Sarah Karp, brought him to the StoryCorps MobileBooth to talk about his long career in service to the city of Chicago.

He was recorded in the StoryCorps MobileBooth when it visited Chicago in 2005.This story originally broadcast September 1, 2005.

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