Son of a Garth

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The Gantt Report By Lucius Gantt       I am writing this week’s column with a heavy heart. My condolences go out to my great friend Garth Reeves on the passing of his beloved daughter Rachel, who became publisher of the world famous Miami Times newspaper. If you don’t know, Garth Reeves was the very first person to recognize and subscribe to The Gantt Report. In the 1980s, after leaving a position at Florida State University, a white political client urged me to start the Report which was a measly four-page newsletter modeled after the Kiplinger Report. TGR was more expensive then than most Bl...