Cleveland, Missouri: Muffler Man

Never-before-displayed Mr. Bendo stored in Indianapolis, bought, sold again and installed deep inside a private group campground in 2016, not open to the public. Bummer.

Stone's Last Resort

Address:
23610 South Cleveland Ave, Cleveland, MO
Directions:
Stone's Last Resort, South of Kansas City, 10 miles south of Belton/ I-49 via Rt Y to E 233rd St to S Cleveland Ave. Distantly visible in treeless winter; otherwise hidden.
Hours:
Private property.
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Muffler Man

Way down a rocky back road, the Muffler Man sits far back on private property. I caught a glimpse of him through the trees, but couldn't get a picture.

[Tracy, 07/26/2018]

Muffler Man.

Muffler Man - A Mr. Bendo

Ralph Potter at Ralph's Muffler in Indianapolis owned three Mr. Bendo-style Muffler Men figures. He was only able to set up one because of local sign ordinance laws. The other two giants remained in storage until American Giants purchased them in 2012 and 2015 respectively. This one was sold to Stone's Last Resort in August 2016. It stands on a concrete platform at the entrance to the property.

[Joel Baker, 03/06/2017]

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