No. 45, April 2005

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Unseen peril
Manicurists, most of them Vietnamese face health risk
By Lorraine Sanders and Tom Carter

Glide pulls plug on Pavilion
Futures Collaborative
By Marjorie Beggs

Homeless dine and pay with food stamps
S.F.'s pioneering program for restaurants tops in nation
by Marjorie Beggs

Central City Extra is published monthly by San Francisco Study Center Inc., a private nonprofit serving the community since 1972. The Extra is published through grants from the S.F. Hotel Tax Fund and the Richard and Rhoda Goldman Fund. The contents are copyrighted by the San Francisco Study Center, 1095 Market Street, Suite 602, San Francisco, CA 94103.

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Editor and Publisher: Geoffrey Link
Senior Writer/Editor: Marjorie Beggs
Copy Editor: Gerry Fregoso
Reporters: Tom Carter, Ed Bowers
Design and Layout: Carl Angel
Design Consultant: Don McCartney
Editorial Assistant: Rumi Eto
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Photographers: Lenny Limjoco, Mark Ellinger

Contributors: Adrian D. Varnedoe, Diamond Dave, William Crain, Mark Hedin, John Burks, Eric Robertson
Editorial Advisory Committee: David Baker, Michael Nulty, Debbie Larkin, Nicholas Rosenberg, Brad Paul, Tariq Alazraie