ONLY THREE GUESSES on last week’s Whatzit…two right, one wrong. It’s the logo for Flying A gasoline. As I recall, Flying A went out of existence sometime in the late ’60s or ’70s. When I was a kid, my dad had all the work on his 1951 Dodge done at Otto’s Flying A gas station.Now, this part is really weird. The weekend of Oct. 13-14, I’m in Clarksdale, MS, for a blues festival. A great time listening to wonderful music, shared with two of my nephews. I walk into a room at one of the places we visited, and here’s what’s right in front of me:
For this week’s Whatzit: another typographic teaser. Give it a guess:
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