Sam “LIGHTNIN'” Hopkins Historical Marker Dedication, November 13 November 12, 2010Posted by David W. King in Uncategorized.
HISTORICAL MARKER DEDICATION
Saturday, November 13, 2010
with performances by
Texas Johnny Brown
Diunna Greenleaf and Blue Mercy
3400 Dowling Street at 2400 Francis Street
(1 block north of Holman, Keymap 493 Y)
Linda Shearer, Executive Director
Mr. Jack Henderson
The Estate of Andrew Hanson
Karen Pulley, Executor
Following the dedication of the Lightnin’ Hopkins historical marker Dr. Alan Govenar will be signing copies of Lightnin’ Hopkins: His Life and Blues (the only biography about Hopkins) at Sig’s Lagoon, 3622-E Main Street at 1:00 p.m. Books will be available for purchase. If asked, Govenar will also probably sign many of his other books including Texas Blues: Rise of A Contemporary Sound.