THE WORLD’S LARGEST CEREAL PLANT
QUAKER OATS COMPANY
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
This famous plant occupies some 20 buildings and covers an area of 15 acres and is the world’s largest cereal plant. The capacity of the seven towering Grain Elevators is nearly 10,000,000 bushels. This is one of the outstanding sights in Cedar Rapids which is known as “The Cereal Capital of the World.”
Makes one hungrier for Kooky Krunchy Choco Sugar Puffs.
WORLD’S LARGEST ABE LINCOLN STATUE
ABRAHAM LINCOLN MEMORIAL PARK
World’s largest statue of Lincoln, 64 feet tall, is located East of Charleston, Illinois on Route 16. This is the Land of Lincoln. His father and stepmother are buried near here. Lincoln Log Cabin State Park is nearby with camping facilities.
World’s worst Abe Lincoln statue?
VINTAGE INVISIBLE OBAMA
World’s Largest Chair (and only 70 miles from Charlotte, NC)
World’s Largest Chair, located in the center of the business section of Thomasville, N.C. to call attention to the fact that Thomasville is a large producer of some of the country’s finest furniture.
The Big Stack
STACK AT ANACONDA MINING COMPANY SMELTER, Anaconda, Montana. One of the tallest stacks in the world.
WORLD’S LARGEST FRYING PAN
DELMARVA CHICKEN FESTIVAL 2012 is happening now in Salisbury, Maryland, June 15 & 16
DEL-MAR-VA PENINSULA and the EASTERN SHORE.
Each year a public Chicken Festival is held in a different city. Thousands of chickens are broiled or fried for the crowd who enjoy exhibits, entertainment, and the food. Shown is the ORIGINAL WORLD’S LARGEST FRYING PAN where over 10,000 pieces of chicken are fried daily. Fired by tank gas jets, this 11 foot pan holds 100 gallons of cooking oil. The Frying Pan is seen in action.
DOMAIN OF TEXAS and its COLONIES
HOWDY FROM TEXAS (TEJAS)
This ain’t no bull. We ain’t never heerd of Alasky. We’ve always been the biggest. Why Brewster county in Texas is bigger than the whole state of Rode Island. YA’LL COME (EVER CHANCE YE GIT).
I’m a native of YANKEE-LAND. They have the “thumbs up” symbol upside down.
TEN BADDEST BAD POSTCARDS OF 2011 — #1
Your BAD POSTCARDS Blogger Reblogs Ten of his Favorite Postcards of the Year
Hey, Mister! You should be dead! Your brain has just been impaled by a large horned animal. No worries. You’ll really be dead after this polar bear crushes what’s left of your skull with his two front paws.
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KANSAS. OVER 1/2 MILE LONG.
GREETINGS FROM KANSAS
Some of the World’s largest grain elevators are located in Kansas, the nation’s producer of wheat. It is known as the “Bread Basket of the World.”
WORLD’S LARGEST BUFFALO
Jamestown, North Dakota
Is that woman the buffalo designer?
Replica of the once famous Buffalo which roamed the great Dakota prairie. Erected by the City of Jamestown, N.D. and the Chamber of Commerce. The Buffalo is three stories high and has a weight of 60 tons.
Your local Chamber of Commerce—finding innovative ways to support the interests of businesses.
HAPPY NATIONAL WATERMELON DAY!
Hope, Arkansas, home of the World’s Largest Watermelons. Mr. & Mrs. Lester Kent of Route 1 (Highway 29 South) Hope, Arkansas proudly display two giant watermelons, their largest, grown in 1969, weighed 153 pounds. In 1968-69-70, the Kents grew the World’s Champion Watermelons. Hope holds the World Record of 195 pounds in 1935.
So large that they spell them with TWO “L”s! (It is spelled correctly on the verso.)
See LAST YEAR’S Watermelon Day bad postcard.
WORLD’S LARGEST TALKING CHEF
Why is he squatting? World’s Largest Farting Chef?
Dine at the Sign of the Happy Chef
“THE FAMILY RESTAURANT”
Story City, Iowa
STEVE’S CHEESE—WORLD’S LARGEST!
MADE BY STEVE’S CHEESE
This famous cheese is on display at the New York World’s Fair. We mail and express Gift Boxes. Our Specialty is Natural Wisconsin Cheddar; Mild, Aged and Old.
Wonder if that’s Steve with his wife?
LARGEST BEAR ON EARTH
To our knowledge this is the largest bear taken on earth according to physical size and body weight, including all species—polar, brown bear and kodiak. Shot by Bill Nottley, 1967.
World-Wide Trophy Outfitters