Normal, Illinois: Ice Cream Muffler Man

Fiberglass Muffler Man "Carl," a 15-ft. tall version manufactured by Mark Cline, entices the hungry with a living ice cream cone and a hamburger.

Carl's Ice Cream

1700 W College Ave, Normal, IL
Carl's Ice Cream. Corner of W. College Ave. and Garden Rd.
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Muffler Man.

Ice Cream Muffler Man

Outside of Carl's Ice Cream in Normal, Illinois stands a 15-foot tall Muffler Man. He holds an ice cream cone in one hand and a hamburger in the other.

[Doug Dirr, 04/02/2017]

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