Capitol Neon crew removes Shakey’s Pizza sign Thursday morning June 20, 2002, from in front of what was then the East End Bar and Grill. The building was the beginning for pizza chain that started in Sacramento and the sign was donated to the Sacramento Historical Museum. It will now be housed in Golden 1 Arena.
Capitol Neon crew removes Shakey’s Pizza sign Thursday morning June 20, 2002, from in front of what was then the East End Bar and Grill. The building was the beginning for pizza chain that started in Sacramento and the sign was donated to the Sacramento Historical Museum. It will now be housed in Golden 1 Arena. OWEN BREWER Sacramento Bee Staff Photo
Capitol Neon crew removes Shakey’s Pizza sign Thursday morning June 20, 2002, from in front of what was then the East End Bar and Grill. The building was the beginning for pizza chain that started in Sacramento and the sign was donated to the Sacramento Historical Museum. It will now be housed in Golden 1 Arena. OWEN BREWER Sacramento Bee Staff Photo

From the Bee archives: 1998 obituary of pizza chain founder ‘Shakey’ Johnson

September 14, 2016 01:29 PM

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