Saturday, May 8, 2010

Chicken’s (128/365)

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Jake: Got any fried chicken?
Mrs. Murphy: Best damn chicken in the state.
Jake: Bring me four fried chickens and a Coke.
Mrs. Murphy: You want chicken wings or chicken legs?
Jake: Four fried chickens and a Coke.
Elwood: And some dry white toast please.
Mrs. Murphy: Y'all want anything to drink with that?
Elwood: No ma'am.
Jake: A Coke.
Mrs. Murphy: Be up in a minute

The Blues Brothers (Dan Aykroyd, Aretha Franklin, John Belushi, John Landis - director, 1980)

TIME:  8:10 PM
PLACE:  St. Libory, IL
SUBJECT:  Chicken’s Restaurant & Bar sign

I felt like I should be watching football instead of StellaDella’s T-ball game late this afternoon – we had to haul out the blankets it was so chilly.  The sun was shining, but the wind was blowing and the temps (which had only made it up to 62 degrees today) were in the mid fifties.  We also have a frost advisory in effect overnight.  Gotta love the Midwest!  After SD’s game was over, we headed out of town to attend a fundraiser.  This building was located nearby.

2 comments:

Mari said...

I love those old buildings, with the painted signs!

Christina said...

We're having the same weather here; I turned the furnace back on! And last week, it was in the mid eighties. Love the vintage painted sign. Oh, that is one of my favorite movies! Thanks for the smile. :)

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