Oolitic, Indiana: Joe Palooka Statue

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Address:
Main St., Oolitic, IN
Directions:
Hwy 37 to Oolitic exit. Take Main St. through blinking traffic light into downtown. Statue is on the left, between the post office and town hall.
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Joe Palooka. Joe Palooka Statue
Palooka -- a dumb but honest boxer -- was the most successful sports comic strip ever. He had nothing to do with Oolitic; his statue was created to promote the local limestone industry. Roadsideamerica.com Report... [12/09/2008]

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