“The ramblings and grumblings of author Ad Hudler”

Oddities from the Texas Panhandle landscape
Wednesday, July 8, 2009

Spotted off a freeway in northern Amarillo, this sign with letters as tall as me:

I'd heard that the creator of Cadillac Ranch (see previous post) also posted odd signs around his native city. I'm guessing this is one of them.

Also: Spotted in a field east of Lubbock:


Sorry ... I couldn't get any closer to this LIFESIZE STATUE OF A GORILLA, smack dab in the middle of a farm field. Gives new meaning to "scare crow," doesn't it?


1 Comments:

Blogger Ad Hudler said...

A reader tells me that this land probably is owned by a Lubbock attorney, who has the same gorilla on his downtown law office. 'Seems he has chosen this primate as his totem.

July 10, 2009 at 4:26 AM  

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