The Pig Hip marker was dedicated with a small ceremony on Friday. Tourism director Geoff Ladd christened the scene with Route 66 Root Beer.

Pictured, left to right, are Frances Edwards, Ernie Edwards, Patty Ambrose of the Illinois Route 66 Heritage Project, Ladd and Bob Olson, a longtime friend of the Edwards couple.

[picture provided by Logan County Tourism]  click on picture for larger image


[Revised Sep. 28]