Augusta, Georgia: Big Cup

The big cup entrance to a two-story brick building has gone through several name changes (Lily Tulip - Solo - Dart - blank), due to corporate mergers, but it remains a cup among giants.

Address:
1550 Wrightsboro Rd., Augusta, GA
Directions:
Wrightsboro Rd. near 15th street.
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Denuded Dart cup.

Big Cup

Unfortunately, the building is now for sale. The sign on the cup has been removed.

[Melanie Allen, 04/29/2020]
Big Cup

The big cup is Lily Tulip; it has never been a Dixie Cup. I have worked there going on 39 years. There is a water tank in back of plant that still has Lily Tulip on the side of it.

[Thomas Usry, 03/15/2018]

Big Solo Cup.

Big Solo Cup

The original Big Dixie Cup - later changed to the Sweetheart Cup - is now a SOLO Cup. Not sure when it was changed to SOLO.

[Hughes, M., 11/20/2008]
Giant Paper Cup

There is also a giant paper cup on Wrightsboro Road in Augusta, GA.

[P. Hayward, 09/28/2004]

Sweetheart Cup.

Big Sweetheart Cup

A great big Sweetheart cup (over 2 1/2 stories tall) is part of the Sweetheart Cup Company building.

[A. B. Owens, 02/03/2001]

Pic taken by Ronda Wynn Jett of the Sweetheart cup. There was also a large Lily Tulip cup -- perhaps 25 feet tall -- in front of its old manufacturing operation along Hwy 35 in Holmdel, NJ until the 1970s.


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In the region:
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