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Friday, March 9, 2012

The Annandale alphabet


 
All these letters are from signs on businesses in Annandale. Can you identify them? Some should be really easy, while others might be more challenging.

24 comments:

  1. This is awesome!!

    D = Duron Paint
    G = Golds Gym
    H = H-Mart
    Y = Yechon???

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  2. Correct. I wish someone would do one in Korean.

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  3. A = Ann Sandra, B = Blockbuster,K = Burger King

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  4. You are right on all three counts.

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  5. P = Petco?, T = Harris Teeter?

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  6. P is Petco. T is not Harris Teeter. All the businesses in the Annandale alphabet are in zip code 22003.

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  7. Here is a clue - Among the letters that have not been identified so far, C, I, Q, R, S, and T are from places that sell food.

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  8. S - Shilla Bakery, C - Cue Club Cafe, X - Maxx Fitness, F - Foster Bank

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  9. Another clue - Q and R are the only ones that are not the first letter of a business name.

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  10. woops.. forgot to add 2 moer to the list I just posted: R - ARA fusion, E - Antique Emporium?

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  11. You are right about the R but wrong about the E. The E, O, and Z are for businesses related to "personal care."

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  12. V is Vacuums Unlimited on Pine Street

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  13. It is Vacuums Unlimited, but it is on Annandale Road.

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  14. T = Tikka Bakery. I am noticing places I have never noticed before.

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  15. Actually it's Tikal Bakery, and its Guatamelan.

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  16. I will have to check out Tikal.

    E = Eden Nail and Spa along Columbia Pike.
    Z = Zee (?) Beauty and Barber Supply along Annandale Rd

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  17. That is correct. Not sure if it is Zee or just Z though.

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  18. j = Jiffy Lube?

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  19. Yep. Another clue - One of the letters not yet guessed is a bank and one is health related.

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  20. M = Le Matin de Paris on LRT

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  21. Can you make a new post updating everything that has been guessed and the ones that still need to be guessed?

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  22. A - Annsandra, B - Blockbuster, C - Cue Club, D - Duron Paint, E - Eden Nails, F - Foster Bank, G - Golds Gym, H - H-Mart, J - Jiffy Lube, K - Burger King, P - Petco, R - ARA, S - Shilla Bakery, T - Tikal Bakery, V - Vacuums Unlimited, X - Maxx Fitness, Y - Yechon, Z - Z Beauty Supply.

    Still unsolved - I, L, M, N, O, U, and W.

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