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Royal Oak, Michigan: Superman in Phone Booth

A Superman dummy stands in a glassed-in outdoor phone booth, outside a long-time local ice cream shop known for wacky gags.

Jim's Frostie Treats

Address:
1528 E. Eleven Mile Rd, Royal Oak, MI
Directions:
Jim's Frostie Treats. East of downtown, on the south side of E. Eleven Mile Rd, just west of its intersection with S. Wilson Ave.
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Clark Kent suit at the ready.

Superman in Phone Booth

Superman (and his Clark Kent attire). Stop by, check it out, get an ice cream.

[Roadtrip18, 08/23/2022]

Superman.

Superman in Phone Booth

Clark Kent has changed into Superman inside an old phone booth in front of Jim's Frostie Treats ice cream shop.

[Michael Hacala, 05/15/2020]

The booth provided public telephony services from that spot since the late 1960s, when Jim's Frostie Treats was a Dairy Queen. Superman has occupied the booth for much of the 21st century.


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