Meet Earl Campbell at Shipley's tomorrow morning

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  1. Double Barrel

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    I heard Mark on 610 talking about Earl Campbell being at a local Shipley's tomorrow morning for autographs.

    I located the store:

    Shipley Do-Nuts
    11617 Katy Freeway Ste-A
    Houston, TX 77079
    281-596-0096

    They confirmed that he will be there from 7:00-9:00 a.m. when I called them. (You might want to double-check, just in case.)

    I wish I could make it! But I figured that I'd give all my fellow Texans fans a heads up in case they wanted to show Earl some love.
     
  2. hobie

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    Thanks man for the H.U. !! I will pass that along !!
     
  3. gary

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    I'll be there. I have a signed jersey from him.
     
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    Oh man!! It would have to be 9,000 miles away from me. What's wrong with the Shipley's right around the corner?
     
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    I had a great time time today. Earl signed a lot of things for me. We were standing in line and a man took my chair and told my mom to follow him. He brought me right up to Earl. When I left Earl the man was talking to me and I told him about my foundation. The man that took my chair was Mr. Shipley and Shipley's Donuts is now a sponsor for my foundation. They want to help with everything. It was a great day. The donuts were the best.:thisbig:
     
  6. Showtime100

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    Mmmmm.........Shipley's........:homer:

    (Something else I miss about Houston)
     
  7. Ckw

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    That's awesome Gary. Glad to hear that Earl AND Mr. Shipley were so nice. Always knew Earl was a class act but that is cool to hear about Mr. Shipley. Take care bro.
     
  8. CloakNNNdagger

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    Add Gary to that and you've got 3 class acts!
     
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