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#2966536 - 01/03/19 10:29 AM Off Topic Post Office
jimmac Offline
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Loc: Jackson, Michigan
I read that out in Washington state they named a post office building the James Marshall Hendrix (SP?) in honor of Jimi. Kinda cool but back in the day the oldtimers that name buildings would not have done this. Jim

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#2966543 - 01/03/19 10:54 AM Re: Off Topic Post Office [Re: jimmac]
d / halfnote Offline
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Registered: 03/20/01
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Loc: no longer lexington, Kenfunky,...
Here's confirmation
https://www.guitarworld.com/news/seattle-area-post-office-renamed-in-honor-of-jimi-hendrix
BONUS---link includes a JH vid clip ! rawk ]

As for the context jimmac
(hey---ain't you Paul McArtley's dad ? grin )
cites, one wonders if the Exp Hendrix estate hadda pay for that honor (kinda like the Hollywood Walk of Fame dealio)
but also
K-Thank Goodness times is changing !
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#2967163 - 01/06/19 04:42 AM Re: Off Topic Post Office [Re: d / halfnote]
whitefang Offline
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Registered: 05/13/02
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Loc: Lincoln Park, MI, UNITED STATE...
Yep. So maybe someday there WILL be an actual college fraternity called "Phi Zappa Krappa"! laugh

I just wish I was able to find an image of that old poster and POST it! wink
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