Mount Vernon, Illinois: Uniroyal Gal

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Mount Vernon Overhead Door

Address:
1213 Broadway St., Mount Vernon, IL
Directions:
West side of downtown, on the south side of IL-15/Broadway St. at its intersection with S. 13th St. She faces west.
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Uniroyal Gal.

Uniroyal Gal

Fiberglass 1960s lady stands outside the long-gone Stan the Tire Man. Moved to California in June 2015, restored, then returned to her former spot in July 2022.

Roadsideamerica.com Report... [08/24/2018]

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Uniroyal Gal back in Illinois.

Stan's Uniroyal Gal

As of July 12th, 2022, Stan's Gal has returned home. She was re-acquired by Lincoln Nation, the current owner of the Stan the Tire Man building, which now houses the Overhead Door Company of Mt Vernon.

[Janetta Rightnowar, 07/17/2022]

The Uniroyal Gal had departed Mount Vernon in 2015. She spent the past seven years in California, where she had received a complete makeover.

Shrink-wrapped beauty.

Uniroyal Gal

Bell Plastics' Uniroyal Girl is back from the beauty shop! On August 27, 2017 everyone is invited for an open house at Bell Plastics and Big Mike's birthday party. First open house in 38 years of business.

[Bruce Kennedy, 07/27/2017]

Power couple.

Uniroyal Gal in California

Bruce Kennedy informs us that his latest acquisition, a rare Uniroyal Gal, arrived from her longtime home in Mt. Vernon, Illinois. He's set her up next to his filling station man -- Hayward's new power couple? He's closer to her in scale than the Muffler Men in Bruce's lot....

[RoadsideAmerica.com Team, 09/02/2015]

Uniroyal Gal.

Uniroyal Gal

Bruce Kennedy reports that he's just acquired the Uniroyal Gal in Mount Vernon, Illinois. It will be shipped within several weeks to join his giant fiberglass statue collection in Hayward, California.

The shapely lady had been a Mt. Vernon landmark for many years. With her move west, Peoria's Uniroyal Gal, Vanna Whitewall, is the last fiberglass giantess of note in Illinois.

[RoadsideAmerica.com Team, 06/15/2015]

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