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... Park to listen to a bunch of good ol' boys sitting in a circle swapping songs. No sooner had we sat down they asked where we was from and why we was in town. Next thing, I had a guitar in my hand and I was singing "Christmas Time In Washington." Deanne joined in and we worked our way thru Kasey Chamber's "I Still Pray" and "Once In A While." It was, to say the least, gratifying. Put us in a top mood for the Ozark Folk Centre's evening concert. It kicked off with the "Little House On ...
... of the competition
--Ubon--ribeye steak sandwich with their special sauce; won't find a better sandwich!
--Black Jack Barbeque--fantastic pulled pork and ribs; four different sauces--loved his presentation. The"Big Red Rig" smoker is really old and no longer made. Food for the Southern Soul is the name of his place in North Carolina and the company that sells the sauces.
--Quality Fine Swine--had ...
... on sending me back to the Interstate 40 time and time again. Maybe it's trying to tell me something so I give in and cruise down the Interstate for the next three hours, to a soundtrack of Johnny Cash (at Folsom Prison) and Bob Dylan (Highway 61 Revisited).
Hotwire sends me to the Madison (Downtown) where they kindly upgrade me to a suite. Dinner is ribs and beer at Charles Vergo's Rendezvous - a Memphis institution.
... There is a monorail bridge which crosses over Wolf Lagoon from Downtown, under which is the said location of the incident. Walking over it was quite sad for me since I'm a massive Buckley fan but it was interesting all the same, being there to piece together the few images I had in my head about it all. It's no longer a mystery.
On the other side of the bridge is Mud Island. Basically the entire island is a dedication to the Mississippi ...
... both the assassin and the victim's perspectives. There is also all of the evidence including the gun that help seal James Earl Ray's fate. There were a number of people outside by the motel crying. They must have been cutting onions before coming out I reckon. Following on from my morning at the museum I jumped on the trolley and did a circuit around downtown. The trollies are cool 'old school' trams and only cost a ...
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4046 Lamar Ave., Memphis | Innfrom $51