Thursday, January 04, 2007

Batmobile Finds Home in Small Town Ohio

"GALION, Ohio - So there you are, driving down Harding Way, Ohio State Route 598, normal as can be. There’s the Off Center Café, there’s Lil’ Bellas, welcome to the neighborhood, there’s the Batmobile, there’s Wendys…Whoa! Did you say the Batmobile? Yes, the Batmobile has taken up residence in Galion.

When he was a little boy, Jim Hedges, proprietor of Memory Lanes and owner of the Batmobile, used to run home from school everyday to catch the Batmobile in action. “I didn’t care about Batman and Robin,” said Hedges. “I made sure I was in front of the TV because I wanted to see the Batmobile....”

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