Super 8 Elk City
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... Not exactly but hey, they are supposedly well known Route 66 icons so why not. Oklahoma City's Gold Dome Bank is unique. Built in 1958 as a Citizens State Bank, the roof is a geodesic dome made of anodized aluminum panels that gleam in the sunlight. It was the fifth geodesic dome built in the world, and was designed using futurist Buckminster Fuller's patented plans. Bully for that. We weren't overly impressed with the structure. I have read somewhere that the sun ...
... br> We kept seeing Stuckey's signs on the way and the way back, we thought we'd stop for a peanut log or something.. but every single Stuckey's from here to home is closed :( It's a sad state of affairs.
We were pretty much pedal to the metal as we tried to outrun these storms so we didn't stop much, state boarders came and went. We did see the largest cow 'processing' plant I've ever seen just outside Bloom, Tx. Oh my, respect to the cattlemen ...
... The boys scribbled their names on some of the cars to join in on the fun. There were quite a number of other folks there too - some just taking pictures but many with spray paint bottles adding something to the sculpture. Pity that many folks just threw their bottles on the ground. Having seen it, we wouldn't rush back again.
Stop #3 was unplanned ...
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Sedona to Gallup, NM, Saturday, Oct 12.
Beautiful day for a drive! It was a sun-filled, blue sky day for a drive. The warm sun reminded me of fall in Santa Rosa, CA, where the sun warms you to the bone. Was on the road by 8:30 am and at the RV park about 4:30. This is the longest day of the entire trip.
Mostly, it is a very easy drive along I 40; flat ...
... and we were going to enjoy longer 'down time' tonight. John was also going to do the blog this evening and have a lie-in tomorrow!
Oh and I have gone off Coors Lite. In the dim light of the Elbow Inn yesterday, I didn't see that the alcohol content was a paltry 3.2%. Pah! I had had three bottles at dinner in the rather plain Days Inn restaurant and I'm going back to full fat, carb-loaded regular beer at the earliest opportunity.
We had burgers again tonight. Night ...