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#39757 - 08/28/01 09:36 PM Funeral Homes
One of the local businesses -- owned by a friend, in fact -- is The Skinner Funeral Home.
#39758 - 08/28/01 10:16 PM Re: Funeral Homes
Loc: Rio Grande, Cape May County, N...
We used to have a funeral parlor in a town named Cape May Court House, NJ, called the Lively Funeral Home!
#39759 - 08/28/01 10:37 PM Re: motel backwards is...
Loc: Portland,Oregon, USA
Frederick's is rumored to be marketing a new bra called the "embargo."
Oh, Ted, I'll go bust trying to keep abreast of your comments! Well, at least they're uplifting.
#39760 - 08/28/01 10:41 PM Re: Funeral Homes
Loc: Portland,Oregon, USA
When I was going to school in San Diego lo these many years ago, there was a mortuary called The Goodbody Mortuary. And in Los Angeles there was Dunniway and Fitch. Now if Dunniway had dumped Fitch and joined with Goodbody, they could have had something!
#39761 - 08/29/01 03:48 AM Re: Cemetery
There is a cemetery in a town of south-eastern Spain called "Our Lord of Good Health Cemetery".
#39762 - 08/30/01 09:21 AM Re: Names for motels
Loc: Cape Cod, MA, US
Here in Burlington, Vermont there is a little motel called the "Pacific View Motel." No, the Green Mountains are not high to afford a view clear across the continent, but rather the motel is next to a Pacific Gas Station.
#39763 - 08/30/01 09:27 AM Re: Funeral Homes
One of the two Funeral Homes in Prattville, Alabama is actually called 'Ridout Funeral Home'. I presume it's a family name and yes, it is pronounced 'Ride Out'.
#39764 - 08/30/01 09:40 AM Re: Funeral Homes
"Pacific View Motel."
More like Pathetic View Motel, eh.
'Ridout Funeral Home'
A surprising amount of people DO claim that white horses escort those dying to the 'other side'. :-)
#39765 - 08/30/01 10:46 AM Re: Funeral Homes
I've mentioned this before, I'm sure, but it bears repeating:
In Ithaca we have a Bangs Funeral Home. Not so noteworthy in itself, but it is right next door to Bangs Ambulance Service.
#39766 - 08/30/01 11:09 AM Re: Funeral Homes
Is there a Bangs Body Shop to complete the set?
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