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Tulsa, Oklahoma: Statue Reading a Newspaper

Bronze statue of Tulsa businessman Walt Helmerich, Sr. reading an edition of the Tulsa Tribune.

E. 21st St, Tulsa, OK
On the Northwest corner of E. 21st St and S. Utica Ave there is a little park with a fountain. The man is quitely reading his paper on a bench beside the fountain.
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Statue reading a newspaper.

Statue Reading a Newspaper

As of August 2020 the statue is still reading his newspaper!

[Dee, 08/20/2020]

Statue Reading a Newspaper.

Statue Reading a Newspaper

The statue sits in front a a beautiful fountain across the street from Utica Square shopping center.

[Janelle, 05/07/2019]

Statue reads the newspaper.

Statue Reading a Newspaper

A statue of a man reading a statue of a paper. If you care to sit with him you can read the paper too. I believe it's from the '30s or '40s.

[David, 06/01/2011]

It appears to be more recent -- the statue is supposed to be businessman Walt Helmerich. Also in Tulsa: a newspaper boy delivering bronze editions of the of the rival rag Tulsa Daily World from his bronze bike. It's at the Tulsa Daily World building.

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