Peddling Candy in South LA

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As part of KCRW's Below the Ten: Life in South LA series, producer David Weinberg follows a street vendor named Luis Sanchez, who dresses in drag and goes by the name Grace of the Sea. Grace sells bacon wrapped pineapple stuffed hot dogs in Jefferson Park a couple days a week. She also sells candy out of a golden basket.

You can watch a video of Grace and hear more stories from South LA here.

Music: "La Vie en Rose Instrumental" by Louis Armstrong

Credits

Host:
Evan Kleiman

Producers:
Gillian Ferguson, Laryl Garcia