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Kerri the Sparkle Fairy – Atlanta, Georgia

Kerri the Sparkle Fairy is the enchanted advertising mascot for Sparkle Towels manufactured by Georgia-Pacific in Atlanta, Georgia. Sporting a pair of animated blue wings, Kerri the Fairy flitted about the aisles of the supermarket informing shoppers about the Sparkle

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GnomeCon – Savannah, GA

GnomeCon is a family–friendly group of gamers, sci-fi and fantasy fans who meet annually at the Coastal Georgia Center at 305 Fahm Street in Savannah, Georgia. Savannah’s locally organized science fiction/fantasy and gaming convention hosts a variety of events designed

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Fairy and Gnome Festival – Savannah, GA

The Fairy and Gnome Festival is a family-themed festival all about the “wee folk” held in April at the Oatland Island Wildlife Center Wildlife at 711 Sandtown Road in Savannah, Georgia. The festival was founded in 2010. Designed to bring

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Gnome March – Atlanta, GA

Gnome March is an annual event held as part of the Inman Park Festival at 1020-1026 Euclid Ave NE, Atlanta, Georgia. The first gathering was in April of 2007. Espousing such phrases as “Gnomes gnever give up,” “There’s gno place

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David and Larry (Angels) – Atlanta, GA

David and Larry were the celestial advertising mascots for Angel Soft Tissue (“The Unofficial Toilet Paper of Mom’s”) who have appeared in Angel Soft Tissue “Bathroom Angels” campaign created by New York-based Omnicom Group’s DDB Needham in 2004. Angel Soft

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Coca-Cola Santa Claus – Atlanta, GA

Coca-Cola Santa Claus has been a perennial presence during the Christmas holiday in magazines, store displays, billboards, posters, calendars and even plush dolls for the Coca Cola company based in Atlanta, Georgia. Coca-Cola was not the first to depict the

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The Elf on the Shelf – Atlanta, GA

The Elf on the Shelf® is a children’s book company located in Atlanta, Georgia. It is owned and operated by Chanda B. Bell along with her sister Christa Pitts, (a former QVC host) and their mother Carol V. Aebersold. The

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Posted in Books and Publishers, Props, Toys, Dolls & Puppets

Sprite Boy – Atlanta, GA

Sprite Boy was an advertising mascot for the Coca-Cola Company located in Atlanta, Georgia. He was the first face used to brand Coca-Cola. Introduced in 1942, the silver-haired sprite  (“elf”) with a friendly smile debuted in magazine print ads for

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Fairyland Caverns – Rock City, GA

Fairyland Caverns is located at 1400 Patten Road in Rock City, high atop the east face of Lookout Mountain in Walker County, Georgia. Rock City is open for self-guided tours from 8:30 a.m. to dusk. Before gaining entrance to Fairyland

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The Dwarf House – Hapeville, GA

The Dwarf House is a family restaurant at 461 North Central Ave in the town of Hapeville, Georgia. Established in 1946, The Dwarf House is the original home of the Chick-fil-a restaurant franchise. The original location was so small that

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Cagle Castle – Alpharetta, GA

Cagle Castle, (aka, “Dwarf Castle”) is located on Hwy 140 in Fulton County at 12570 Arnold Mill Road at the SW corner of Cagle Road in Alpharetta, Georgia. Arnold Mill Road is the border line for the cities of Roswell

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The Troll Tavern – Helen, Georgia

The Troll Tavern is located in the Blue Ridge Mountains in the town of Helen, Georgia at 8590-B North Main Street on State Highway 17/75. The tavern is about 90 miles northeast of Atlanta and approximately 9 miles northeast of U.S.

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Sleepy Hollow – Blairsville, GA

Sleepy Hollow  is located 6 miles East of Blairsville, Georgia on Hwy 76/515 near the town of Young Harris – right in the heart of the North Georgia Blue Ridge Mountains (just 90 miles north of Atlanta). This wonderful roadside attraction

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