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Thursday, September 24

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Beginning at noon today, Sailor Jerry Rum is giving away 102 anchor tattoos at Chicago Tattooing Co. in honor of Norman "Sailor Jerry" Collins' birthday. First-come first-served, 21-and-over and only the anchor tattoo is free. Anyone who gets a tattoo also gets a token for a free rum drink at Trader Todd's.

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GB Store

GB Buttons $1.50

GB T-Shirt $12

I ✶ Chi T-Shirts $15