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Town Mascots

In July 2016, my family drove from Winnipeg to Bakers Narrows, Manitoba. Bakers Narrows is a small town north of The Pas and somewhere south of Flin Flon.

Along the way, I captured some images of town mascots.

white-horse
The white horse at St. Francois Xavier. Created by Winnipeg sculptor George Barone, the statue commemorates an Aboriginal legend.

happy-rock
Happy Rock for the town of Gladstone. You get it, right?!

swan-lake
Swan River has an elegant… well, swan. Of course!

flin-flon  flin-flon-sign
And the town of Flin Flon has the fictional character, Josiah Flintabbatey Flonatin from the novel, The Sunless City by Preston Muddock.