Not In Legal Limbo Anymore – John’s Guitar!

Imagine a magical guitar in your hands
John Lennon’s acoustic charms the pickers at Old Town School

Years ago, Lennon’s widow,
Yoko Ono

, donated the guitar, one of many he owned, to Chicago’s Peace Museum, along with a letter noting that her husband had used it for practice. The museum, which was dedicated to preserving artifacts from various peace movements, eventually closed and its collection went into storage.

Last week, Graves, executive director of the Old Town School, got a call saying that the guitar had been freed from its long legal limbo. The school could have it.



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s