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The corner of West 2nd Street and Kinsley Avenue off of Route 40 in Winslow, Arizona has been designated as THE corner Jackson Browne referred to in his song that gave the Eagles their first hit. It was the first track of their first album and subsequently their first single. Glen Frey shared writing credit with Browne for what he describes was his minimal input, though he did hear Browne writing the song day after day, as Frey lived in the apartment above him. Elvis Presley’s reworking of Chuck Berry’s song “Promised Land” tells of the singer/narrator’s cross-country journey by bus, train and plane. 88.  From which city did the singer/narrator begin his journey? Memphis Tupelo St. Louis Norfolk 89.  Where did, “the Hound break down”? (Greyhound bus) Jackson Birmingham Winona Montgomery 90.  What city was referred to as “The Promised Land”? Los Angeles Memphis New York City Seattle

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