Oh yeah, I have been really jones'n for one of the Highway 61 models over there for a while now.
I just wish I could get my hands on one before buying (I'm in Socal).
Here are some Republic Guitar dealers in California:
Huntington Beach www.beachmusichb.com
Los Angeles www.thefrettedfrog.com
Redondo Beach www.harbormusic.net
San Diego www.sdoldtimemusic.com
Sherman Oaks www.californiavintageguitarandamp.com
Santa Monica http://www.mccabes.com/
Santa Barbara http://www.nationalguitar.com
Santa Clara www.starvingmusician.com
San Pedro http://guitarsafari.net
I'll give some of these a ring - thanks much.