Axtell, Nebraska: Smiley Face Water Tower (Gone)
- Bethpage Mission, visible from Hwys 6 and 34. Take the main drag a couple blocks north.
A yellow smiley face water tower is the friendly mascot of Axtell. Roadsideamerica.com Report...
Visitor Tips and News About Smiley Face Water Tower (Gone)
Corny smile. The smiley-faced water tower smiles over a cornfield at Axtell, Nebraska.[Ron Leifeld, 01/07/2011]
Ron's shot is from 1981, and Google street view is not encouraging regarding the state of Smileage in Axtell...
From highway 6 and 34 you can see a water tower painted with a Smiley Face on it. It's at a place called Bethpage Mission. It's the only one in the parts of Nebraska I've been to that I've ever seen.[David Hupf, 01/31/2003]