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Uniroyal Gal in Mt. Vernon, Illinois
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Uniroyal Gal in Mt. Vernon, Illinois

The Swinging Sixties gave way to some of the most recognizable roadside attractions still in place today. Amongst those is the Uniroyal Gal, a giant fiberglass woman either donning a somewhat conservative skirt and top or a more provocative bikini. The statues stand (very) tall at 18 feet tall and weigh 230 pounds (though, really, you should never ask a gal her weight...). These fiberglass roadside ...