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Postby Lynxwiler » Thu Jul 13, 2006 3:36 pm

Sad news. After months of work, the Autry Western Heritage Museum said yes and then no to accepting the El Monte Pontiac sign. It's apparently too large for them to store.

Now what to do with it?

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Postby nichols » Thu Jul 13, 2006 3:39 pm

If we can find short term storage - would they have a place to display it in the future?

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Postby Lynxwiler » Mon Oct 16, 2006 10:20 pm

And with that, the sign is gone.

All that remains are its three supporting poles, coated with dirt to show where it once was.

October 16, 2006

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Postby Nathan » Mon Oct 16, 2006 11:43 pm

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RIP old friend.

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Postby Dustyman73 » Tue Oct 17, 2006 9:42 am

Sad to see it go! :(

Not only was the neon indian great, the boomerang with the starbursts was quite nice.

Hey, maybe they can put up one of those new box shaped jobbies....ugh!

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