Waukon, Iowa: Muffler Man and Long Horn Steer

A rare case in which a Muffler Man is upstaged -- by a longhorn steer that's even bigger than he is. Rumored to have started as a Bunyan-and-Babe combo.

Village Farm and Home Store

Rossville Rd, Waukon, IA
Village Farm and Home Store. On the east side of Rossville Rd/Hwys 76/9 a half-mile north of where the Hwys split, or a mile south of downtown Waukon.
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Steer and Muffler Man.

Muffler Man and Long Horn Steer

Somehow this one fell off the list. It's a cowboy, in good condition, accompanied by a charging longhorn. Craig Thom snapped a photo and reported in late 1997. We noticed a plaque between the Muffler Man's feet that claims he was manufactured in Sparta, Wisconsin, at Creative Displays, the defunct forerunner of F.A.S.T. On highway 76 one mile south of town.

[Roadsideamerica.com Team, 09/03/1998]

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