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Warden’s son recalls life at state prison

Joel Winslow is probably the only guy you’ll ever meet who’s nostalgic for the time he spent in prison. That’s because he grew up at MCI-Norfolk.

“It was an interesting childhood,” said Winslow, recalling the days of his youth in Norfolk, where his father served as prison superintendent from 1934 until 1950.

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