Yes, Joan, there is a dinosaur

Understandably there is no Middle Street Walk 2020, so Middle Street looks different this season. There is an endearing Dinosaur visiting. Ho Ho Ho ha ha ha!

Joan of Arc WWI memorial statue by Anna Hyatt Huntington in back

fun fact- building behind dino corner of Middle & Wash. Streets was one place artist Edward Hopper roomed in for Gloucester visits

**The Sun newspaper editorial board response to “Is there a Santa Claus’ query from an 8 year old was published September 21, 1897 on page 6 (Library of Congress). Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus.

Also twinkling nearby (Middle, Pine, School & Proctor, Chestnut)

More lights? Holiday Lights and Cocoa Drives 2020 map- tour from your car or keyboard.

p.s. Perkins St. extravaganza completed

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Map additions- Perkins and Ledgemont

Joan of Arc Statue – The Captain Lester S. Wass American Legion Post 3

Joan of Arc was burned at the stake; however one horse hoof is raised.

Equestrian Statues – Rule   

Myth or Fact

Both front legs in the air means the person on the horse died in battle.

If the horse has one front leg in the air the person died as a result of wounds received in  battle.
All four legs on the ground denote the person died of natural causes.

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