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Ask Vance: Legless Key-Tag Makers, Giant Heads, and More Weirdness

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In the April issue of Memphis magazine, I told the interesting story of John George Morris, who opened a restaurant on Poplar called “The Old Master Says” and even planned on topping the building with a 14-foot replica of his own head. Oh, just read the column; don’t make me repeat the whole story here.

Anyway, I had expressed some doubt that the plaster head was ever installed atop the restaurant (since none of my friends can recall such a sight) ...

Read more from Memphis magazine's master of mystery: "Ask Vance."

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