Pic Tommy Cash visits Dyess

Pic Tommy Cash visits Dyess

There are 15 comments on the Tri-City Tribune story from Apr 27, 2006, titled Pic Tommy Cash visits Dyess. In it, Tri-City Tribune reports that:

Dyess welcomed home another favorite son last week, Tommy Cash, of Hendersonville, Tenn., younger brother to the world-famous Johnny Cash.

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Jay

Galesburg, IL

#1 Apr 28, 2006
This is welcome news. Glad to hear Dyess is doing something to capitalize on the connection it has to Johnny Cash. I plan to make it "home to Arkansas" to be there for this event. Might even get a chance to speak to an old acquaintance Larry Sims. Good work, NE AR seems to be making progress.
Ron

Des Moines, IA

#2 Apr 29, 2006
Great to see this. I hope to be able to arrange a visit back to the area for this event. This could be the start of something big. Has anyone thought of making a connection to Graceland? Bring people into Memphis for SUN studio and Graceland and a short trip across the bridge to Dyess. Look at all the connections that could be made to early rockabilly if this happened.
Who Cares

Caraway, AR

#5 Dec 2, 2007
What the heck is Dyess
what ever

Paragould, AR

#6 Feb 8, 2008
What the heck is Marked Tree.
thisISfun

Blytheville, AR

#7 Feb 9, 2008
What the heck is Lepanto
loverboy

Jonesboro, AR

#8 Feb 9, 2008
What is love baby dont hurt me
OU812h

Georgetown, TX

#9 Feb 15, 2008
Great ideas Ron, I wish someone would capitalize on this.
Tommy RAN from DYESS

Memphis, TN

#11 Jan 9, 2009
Tommy Cash fell out from helping Dyess MANY times and does not care! No one can dispute this fact!
Ok folks

Memphis, TN

#12 Jul 8, 2009
Ok, my post dated Jan 9, 2009 has been judged by a few as mean and out of thouch. Here's your challenge: Name the times that Tommy came to Dyess and did a concert and please cite the amounts of checks he has written for the "Cash Memorial." He gave the House of Cash sign to Dyess cuz he couldn't pawn it on Ebay...Other then that, I guess he was smarter than the rest of us because he has kept his money while the rest of us were dupped into believing in Dyess and helping them out and making donations. The rest of us are the crazy ones for trusting them...
Cash fan

Dallas, TX

#13 Jan 10, 2011
Why don't the citizens turn this into a annual event. To help raise money for the town of dyess? It could help bring tourist to your town. Put in souvenier shops with Johnny cash merchandise. If I came to visit I would pay $10 for a shirt that had his name on it from his hometown. Just as. I did from Loretta Lynn's and Dolly Partons and Elvis!! Do something with this place there is money to be made there!!!! What are you waiting for?anyone can start it!!
Cash fan

Dallas, TX

#14 Jan 10, 2011
I believe that you could even make a Johnny Cash RV park with a souviner shop and people would come!! They have a Lester Flatt and Earl Scrubbs RV park in Arkansas so why not a Johnny Cash? And I know you have the land there!! There is money to be made there in that small town!! I may go check about this myself but I'm to far away.
James

Arlington, TN

#15 Jan 11, 2011
I see no motivation of any kind in Dyess. I think Larry Sims is the only person working there.
Cash fan

United States

#16 Jan 11, 2011
I think someone could make a lot of money there if they would step up and make it happen.
Real Marketing Magic

UAE

#17 Feb 5, 2011
Cold Hard Cash..you got to love it <url> http://realmarketingmagic.info </url> All the Cash you need!!
OMG

Cherokee Village, AR

#18 Feb 8, 2011
Tommy Cash is nothing but TRASH! It surely is no honor to have him come to town.

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