Check out the Dead Memories in our 2012 calendar, and then share some of your own! This year’s memories include: Corno’s Food Market, Storybook Lane at Alpenrose Dairy, Hung Far Low’s “Stairway of Drunken Death,” The Big Bang’s rock, punk and new wave clothing store, and more!
January – The Pagoda – NE 39th & Broadway
February – Farrell’s & The Speck
on NW 21st and Burnside
March – Corno’s Food Market
on SE MLK Blvd.
April – Hamburger Mary’s on SW Park Ave.,
Rock n Roll Fashions, Crocodile Records, Wyland Mural
May – The Heck Harper Show
June – Let’s Go Bowling
Grand Central Bowl’s Lost Mosaic
SE 8th & Morrison
July – American Legion Convention 1965
Old Bus Depot Sign, Western Airlines, Meier & Frank
SW 6th St. Looking North, Downtown Portland
August – Blitz Weinhard Beer Explosion
September – The Big Bang Rock, Punk, New Wave Store
SW Park Ave., Downtown Portland
Oct – Hung Far Low’s “Stairway of Drunken Death”
Chinatown, NW Portland
Nov – The Carnival Drive-In Restaurant
SW Sam Jackson Parkway
December – Rusty Nails, Human Cannonball – G’ Bye Folks!