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The Oregonian offers this poignant tribute to a man (and the old Hawthorne neighborhood) in its obituary for longtime Nick's Famous Coney Island cook Herbie Chinn, who passed away last week at age 67. The story "begins at Nick's and ends about 10 blocks away on the corner of 47th Avenue, where a sign, vase and lawn chair serve as a tombstone" — do give it a read. [OregonLive] [Photo: Facebook]