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Edward James “Deacon” Proudfoot

July 25, 2009

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Someone you should remember has died. Edward James “The Deacon” Proudfoot rode with the Oakland Charter of the Hells Angels Motorcycle Club for more than 40 years and he managed to stay out of jail and out of the newspapers most of that time. In a feature story titled “Hells Angels – Homes, Wives and […]

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The Great Basin Highway

September 21, 2008

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North Las Vegas is your last chance to buy gas. There is a Shell station on Range Road. If you miss that there is a Mobil on Speedway. You climb one of the grades that frame the desert cities. Eight percent, maybe ten, for five or six or eight miles. From the summit you can […]

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