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Mr. Wizard – In a Box Under a Tree

Mr. Wizard is a lizard magician dressed in sorcerer’s hat and robes on the ABC cartoon KING LEONARDO AND HIS SHORT SUBJECTS (1960-63.) “Deep in the forest grows a tall, tall tree. And, of course, it was a short tree

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Dairy Fairy – Northfield, IL

The Dairy Fairy was the bovine advertising mascot for Kraft Foods based in Northfield, Illinois, a Chicago suburb. Wearing a yellow crown, The Dairy Fairy carried a magic wand and fluttered about on a set of blue wings. Her mission,

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Posted in Advertising Mascots

Flying Unicorn – Orlando, FL

The Flying Unicorn was a kiddie roller coaster ride at Universal’s Islands of Adventure 110-acre theme park in Orlando, Florida. Set in an enchanted forest, the Flying Unicorn carried its passengers in trains designed to look like unicorns wearing a

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Posted in Parks - Amusement

The Gargoyle House – Atchison, KS

The Gargoyle House is located at 819 N. 4th Street in Atchison, Kansas, near the muddy banks of the Missouri River. The Gargoyle Home was placed on the National Register of Historic Places on May 3, 1974. Built in 1884-1885

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Posted in Private Residences, Statues and Carvings
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