Chester, Illinois: Rough House: Popeye Character

Rough House the cook is the 11th of 16 planned granite sculptures of characters from the Popeye comic strip, which was created by Chester native Elzie Crisler Segar.

Reid's Harvest House

Address:
2440 State St., Chester, IL
Directions:
Reid's Harvest House. North of downtown on the northbound side of Hwy 150/State St. Maybe a third of a mile north of the McDonald's and Walmart.
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Rough House: Popeye Character

Rough House is the latest addition to the Popeye Trail.

[Jeff Hachmann, 04/28/2016]

Unveiled during the 36th annual Popeye Picnic in 2015. Rough House the cook is the 11th of 16 planned granite sculptures of characters from the Popeye comic strip, which was created by Chester native Elzie Crisler Segar.

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