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And dozens more that are even uglier, such as this one sponsored by our local right wing newspaper, which is owned by the Byrd family, as in Senator Harry Flood Byrd, founder of "Massive Resistance" against school integration. Virginia schools shut down a couple of years rather than integrate. To many locals the venerable icon of the apple stands for the good old days when darkies knew their place. Every community has its own secret good old boy code and iconography. But enough of this stuff. Let’s got down to the Royal Lunch tavern.

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