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REMINISCE MAGAZINE: DAD’S FIRST CAR

I was in the  process of a little spring cleaning when I came across this copy the October ’99 issue of  Reminisce magazine. It has been nearly a year since my father died at the age of 93 and coming across this magazine brings back a lot of memories. I had done a drawing of Dad sitting on the bumper

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ON THE RANCH: MY DAY WITH THE COWBOYS

I landed in Phoenix on a research trip to photo document a day in the life of the cowboy on a ranch just outside of Sedona, Arizona. Friday, my daughter, Bridget and I departed Phoenix driving through the old town of Cottonwood, olive oil tasting and a visit to Page Springs Winery. Then we traveled into Sedona and Oak Creek

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FLASHBACK: SPECIAL TIMES, LORETTA LYNN

    I had the good fortune of meeting Loretta Lynn in July 1969 where she was performing at the county fair in Mayfield, Ky. She was on the back of a flatbed truck, playing a guitar, barefoot, and the crowd loved her. Over the next year we ran into each other in different towns as we were both traveling,

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FLASHBACK ’78: “BILLBOARD UNVEILED TO WELCOME ELVIS FANS TO MEMPHIS”

  The billboard of  Elvis from Betty Harper’s original American Trilogy was revealed in ’78. This was the first official act to publicly pay tribute to the cities lustrous citizen and to welcome all those coming to Memphis just because of Elvis.

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NASHVILLE: STUDIO B

Nashville’s Studio B “HONOR THY MUSIC” As Music City’s only historic studio tour, RCA’s Studio B provides a glimpse into the heart of Nashville music-making during one of its most exciting and classic periods. It was originally call RCA Studios and In the 60s it became famous for being a part of what was referred to as The Nashville Sound.

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NEW ELVIS PRODUCTS: COASTERS

The two sets of drink coasters shown above are the latest in a seires of ELVIS PRESLEY products that feature my artwork. Each set of four is glass and  measures 4″ x 4″. This product along with others can be purchased at the locations listed below. While on the website; check out other EP products available, just search Betty Harper.

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