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Munster, Indiana: Howie the Quality Meats Bull

Fiberglass bull on the specials marquee is a half century old landmark symbolizing the quality wholesale and retail meats dispensed by Howard & Sons.

719 Ridge Rd, Munster, IN
I-94 exit 1 south on Calumet Ave., right on Ridge Rd., on the right.
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Howie the bull.

Howie the Howard & Sons Bull

Howie the bull, symbol for fifty years of Howard & Sons Quality Meats. Perched atop the store which specializes in fine meats. Located on the north side Ridge Road, just east of Calumet Avenue.

[Nancy Broertjes, 06/13/2011]

A standard fiberglass bull standing atop the marquee sign attached to the front of the meat store. Sept. 2013: Photo added.

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