Re: locationless caches are good for something!
- Thank you Scott and Charlotte for representing us cachers in such a
positive manner. I'm sure those folks are thrilled with your
assistance. Good job!
--- In CentralTexasGeocachers@yahoogroups.com, "Henry Rohlfs"
> Kudos to you and Charlotte! That's cool that the pictures arehelping to
> get him rebuilt.Many of
> >>> team_geodillo@r... 9/30/2004 6:07:24 PM >>>
> We (Team GeoDillo) find a lot of locationless caches. Many times a
> locationless cache takes lots more time and thought than a regular
> Our habit has had an additional benefit for a local business.
> probably saw the tragic thing that happened to the Mangia Zilla*.it
> vandalized and almost destroyed when it was pushed off the top of
> Mangia's Pizza on Guadalupe. When I saw that news story Iremembered
> thatcalled "Frozen
> we had used the Mangia Zilla for a locationless cache
> Time" (GC4F54). You can check out or log t
> . Forgood
> those of you who don't know, locationless caches require that you
> take a
> picture of you at the cache location. Well, I had taken several
> 5also a
> mega-pixel images of the Zilla.
> I contacted Mangia's Pizza and they put me through to John Maisano
> volunteered his time to fix the Zilla. John works as an exhibit
> (dinosaurs and the like) for the Texas Memorial Museum. He is
> artist who has done some public art around the Austin area. I
> himinvaluable in
> asking if he needed pictures. He said that he only had some poor
> quality 3x5
> photos of when the Zilla was being built and would appreciate any
> photos I
> might have. I sent him my images which he said would be
> recreating the head, especially the teeth and lighted eyes.someone
> And there's a twist to the story, it just so happens that Charlotte
> and I
> have been working on a cache right next to John's most recent
> exhibit in the Hartman Prehistoric Garden at the Zilker Botanical
> Look for it to come on your radar sometime next week (hint, hint)!
> It always good when your geocaching habit can actually benefit
> Scott Robuck
> Team GeoDillo
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> W 97° 50.4'
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