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  • But if there is a book, I have a title for it: I Didn't Shoot the Zonkey.

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  • There is no better place in North America to sample the distinct graffiti than this half block: There are tags and the equally puerile - in execution and topic - topless mermaid assaulting a donkey under "Zonkey-Show"; stenciled smokers and graffiti cans ("Pangea 1"); expertly sprayed and realistically rendered faces (including the unique use of a hole in the wall for a missing tooth); a doodled mural by one of Tijuana's two major graffiti groups, HEM (signed with their full name "Hecho En Mexico") and the exquisite Aztec-Hindu-Jewish amalgamation of goddess and hamesh, lifted to transcendence with the shafts of light and shadow that cut through the narrow walls above.

    Dia De Los Vivos at Artillery Mag

  • There is no better place in North America to sample the distinct graffiti than this half block: There are tags and the equally puerile - in execution and topic - topless mermaid assaulting a donkey under "Zonkey-Show"; stenciled smokers and graffiti cans ( "Pangea 1"); expertly sprayed and realistically rendered faces (including the unique use of a hole in the wall for a missing tooth); a doodled mural by one of Tijuana's two major graffiti groups, HEM (signed with their full name "Hecho En Mexico") and the exquisite Aztec-Hindu-Jewish amalgamation of goddess and hamesh, lifted to transcendence with the shafts of light and shadow that cut through the narrow walls above.

    TIJUANA STREET ART: Dia De Los Vivos by Josh Herman on Artillery

  • topless mermaid assaulting a donkey under "Zonkey-Show"; stenciled smokers and graffiti cans

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  • Recently, it's been 'half zebra, half donkey' http://www.nydailynews.com/life-style/amazing-animal-kingdom-oddities-gallery-1.984588

    Google books uncovers:

    Also a Natal Zulu word 

     Life Magazine, Nov. 1961 - a half zebra , half donkey

    History of American jacks and mules: recollections - Page 228 has a Zonkey as being half Zebra, half Pony.

    Life Magazine - 1957 , ad for Gene Holter's animal show.

    Sept 1953 , Gene Holter's Zonkey makes an appearance in Billboard Magazine.

    September 4, 2013