Scottsville, Kentucky: Shopping Center Tomb of Miss Dynamite

Miss Dynamite (1958-1973) received fan mail from Presidents and astronauts. When she died her owner had her embalmed and placed in an above-ground crypt directly beneath the sign for her shopping center, which the dog legally owned.
Address:
1820 Old Gallatin Rd, Scottsville, KY
Directions:
Southwest of town. On the east side of Hwy 3500/Old Gallatin Rd just south of its intersection with Hwy 100/Franklin Rd. Miss Dynamite's crypt is directly beneath the sign for the Fred Hale Shopping Center, and her silhouette is directly above the sign.
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Shopping Center Owned by a Dog

Miss Dynamite was a remarkable dog. She had her own checking account, stayed in only the fanciest motels, and enjoyed letters from prominent figures of the day. Visit the shopping center she owned!

[Peter Zillmann, 02/27/2018]

Miss Dynamite, a half-terrier, half-chihuahua, received fan mail from Presidents and astronauts. When she died in 1973 her owner had her embalmed and placed in an above-ground crypt directly beneath the sign for her shopping center, which she legally owned. The sign, the crypt, and the shopping center are still there.

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