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Postby gary c. » Sun Feb 05, 2012 2:30 am

Did any of you hear anything about the Sierra Phantom passing away? I have seen it posted on a couple of sites now. I only spoke to him once out front of Schatz Bakery. From the things I've read on line about him he must have been quite a character. I'll always wonder if any of his stories were true or just camp talk.
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Re: Sierra Phantom

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Re: Sierra Phantom

Postby oldranger » Mon Jan 30, 2017 3:56 pm

He died in 2012.

Who can't do everything he used to and what he can do takes a hell of a lot longer!
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