You’ve probably seen this memorial if you’ve ever driven on Lamar Blvd in Austin. It’s right there, on the pillar holding up the train bridge where Third Street crosses Lamar. It says: “Fair Sailing Tall Boy. Ivan Garth Johnson. Not forgotten. 1971 – 1989. Don’t Drink and Drive, You Might Kill Someone’s Kid.”
What’s the Story Behind the ‘Fair Sailing Tall Boy’ Memorial?
Filed under ATXplained written by Matt Largey on March 11, 2016 Comments Off on What’s the Story Behind the ‘Fair Sailing Tall Boy’ Memorial?