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Popeye Passed #236096
04/23/07 12:50 PM
04/23/07 12:50 PM
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Spring, Texas
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I just read on Lee's Blog that Popeye passed away.
What a character - I'm glad to have met him and aquired some of his art.
Peace be with you, Popeye. My condolences to his family.

Last edited by HavinFun; 04/23/07 12:50 PM.

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Re: Popeye Passed [Re: HavinFun] #236109
04/23/07 03:19 PM
04/23/07 03:19 PM
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Virginia
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Wow - sorry to hear that. He was a character! What a talker...

Re: Popeye Passed [Re: Barbara K] #236520
04/27/07 05:04 PM
04/27/07 05:04 PM
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San Pedro, AC
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*sad* God bless Popeye.

Re: Popeye Passed [Re: Caye Connect] #237507
05/09/07 03:09 PM
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We met Popeye in January and have one of his signs "Chill out, the Caye Caulker Way" He was be truly missed.

Last edited by Sunshine Liz; 05/10/07 08:36 AM.
Re: Popeye Passed [Re: Sunshine Liz] #237522
05/09/07 04:45 PM
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TAMPA, FL.
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Just curious, who was Popeye? RIP


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Re: Popeye Passed [Re: Chachacoconut] #237529
05/09/07 06:08 PM
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Popeye was pretty much a regular fixture around front street. His art was displayed on the fence outside Alberts Market. He was well known for his simple art with simple sayings usually done on 8 by 10 to 16 by 20 inch peices of wood. He was mabe 5ft 10 to 6 ft tall. Thin with medium dreads. Somtimes he would hang out in front of Rasta Pasta. It is said he used to be an airline pilot prior to coming to Caye Caulker, where he fell hard into some of the islands ways. His love Olive is still here but not doing all that well. I am sure someone has a photo of him they could post. His artwork is everywhere, also in alot of rental units.


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Re: Popeye Passed [Re: Cooper] #237564
05/10/07 09:29 AM
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http://www1.snapfish.com/photolibrary/t_=41831909

A picture of Popeye is in here. #161 & #162

Re: Popeye Passed [Re: Sunshine Liz] #237645
05/10/07 11:51 PM
05/10/07 11:51 PM
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TAMPA, FL.
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Sunshine, How do I locate pictures # 161 & #162?

Cooper, Thanks for the information


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Re: Popeye Passed [Re: Chachacoconut] #237712
05/11/07 03:41 PM
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Coconut, click on the link and view the photo album. You have to sign up for Snap Fish to do so...sorry I don't know how else to post photos.

Last edited by Sunshine Liz; 05/11/07 03:42 PM.
Re: Popeye Passed [Re: Sunshine Liz] #237717
05/11/07 05:17 PM
05/11/07 05:17 PM
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I've done that!! But i'll try again


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