Listen to us as we review movies, talk about our previous matches, and drink while recording. For more read, Dan Barry’s original story in the Times or buy the book. Meet Dan Barry and Bill Carr, Team Tremendous. They were, effectively, the last guys in the bunkhouse when the gig was up, effectively. As we all do. In other words, they were paid $65 a month in 1974, and in 2009 they were still being paid $65 a month. Podcast: New York Times reporter Dan Barry tells us how he reconstructed a tale of exploitation and tragedy in his new book, ‘The Boys in the Bunkhouse’ I was down in South Carolina for a story related to this, and I tracked down a woman who had worked, as a young woman, at the bunkhouse as kind of a second or third in command. She said, "I'm involved with how he died." Ep. Get our investigations delivered to your inbox with the Big Story newsletter. We were sitting in a McDonald’s in Newberry, South Carolina, drinking coffee. Some guys could not tell you what had happened to them. She just got this job; now she's in charge of helping to supervise them. "Okay, Teri." I tracked her down, and I'm saying, "Oh, then you must know Henry Wilkins, and you must Levi." Any website our stories appear on must include a prominent and effective way to contact you. He might say, "It was last year," when in fact it was 35 years ago and not last year. Thank you for your interest in republishing this story. When It’s Lori Lightfoot’s Chicago. Barry: All the social workers who took care of these men, once they were rescued, really were very, very helpful. The first time I went to Iowa I didn't bring a notebook, I didn't take my notebook out. Is there anything that stands out? If I said to Willie Levi, "Hey, Levi, when did you come to the bunkhouse here in Atalissa?" "Oh, how's Levi?" We do not generally permit translation of our stories into another language. Gov. There was all sorts of triangulation occurring to corroborate the stories that these men were telling. Proudly created with Wix.com "Teri, tell me what happened.". Listen to us as we review movies, talk about our previous matches, and drink while recording. thedanbarry@gmail.com. (To inquire about syndication or licensing opportunities, contact our Vice President of Business Development. You can’t republish our material wholesale, or automatically; you need to select stories to be republished individually. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/teamtremendous/messageSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/teamtremendous/support. The stories that they tell are true, and I would corroborate it, not only with talking to other men, and talking to people who worked with them. Over the years, their hands began to curl. 5 Long Segment - Dominic Preziosi and, Ep. Her name was Teri Senn. Discover Community Upvote niche podcasts. Copyright © 2020 Apple Inc. All rights reserved. Podcast. In part 2 of their conversation, Tony Cliff and Dan Berry talk about software, hardware and get grumpy about subscription → Podcast.