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Johnny 99

A cache by Mr Walleye Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 10/19/2008
Difficulty:
1.5 out of 5
Terrain:
1.5 out of 5

Size: Size:   micro (micro)

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Geocache Description:

The area near this spot has been immortalized by The Boss in his little known song "Johnny 99". This cache is not a magnetic phone junction box thingy, if you find that thing, keep looking.

For those of you who are not familiar with this area, for years this spot turned out many fine Ford automobiles. It's been over twenty years since the current tennants told Paramus...."We're here today, but gone to Mahwah"! You can park quite close to the cache and there is no need to venture onto the adjacent private property, just look Sharp and you'll find the cache. "Well they closed down the auto plant in Mahwah late that month Ralph went out lookin' for a job but he couldn't find none He came home too drunk from mixin'Tanqueray and wine He got a gun shot a night clerk now they call'm Johnny 99 Down in the part of town where when you hit a red light you don't stop Johnny's wavin' his gun around and threatenin' to blow his top When an off duty cop snuck up on him from behind Out in front of the Club Tip Top they slapped the cuffs on Johnny 99 Well the city supplied a public defender but the judge was Mean John Brown He came into the courtroom and stared young Johnny down Well the evidence is clear gonna let the sentence son fit the crime Prison for 98 and a year and we'll call it even Johnny 99 A fistfight broke out in the courtroom they had to drag Johnny's girl away His mama stood up and shouted "Judge don't take my boy this way" Well son you got a statement you'd like to make Before the bailiff comes to forever take you away Now judge judge I had debts no honest man could pay The bank was holdin' my mortgage and they was takin' my house away Now I ain't sayin' that makes me an innocent man But it was more 'n all this that put that gun in my hand Well your honor I do believe I'd be better off dead And if you can take a man's life for the thoughts that's in his head Then won't you sit back in that chair and think it over judge one more time And let 'em shave off my hair and put me on that execution line"....Bruce Springsteen

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

AB! Vg'f abjurer arne gung funec ybbxvat fvta, ohg cerggl pybfr.

Decryption Key

A|B|C|D|E|F|G|H|I|J|K|L|M
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N|O|P|Q|R|S|T|U|V|W|X|Y|Z

(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



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