The Bob’s Big Boy that Almost Never Was — Atomic Redhead

As I’ve said before, and as many of you know, I love visiting places that let you feel like you’ve stepped back in time, and one of those places is Bob’s Big Boy Broiler in Downey. But this place wasn’t always a Bob’s Big Boy, and it almost never was… It is no secret that…

via The Bob’s Big Boy that Almost Never Was — Atomic Redhead.

We used to have a Big Boy in Wichita, but the Big Boy statue was much larger, probably 20″ or more tall. I visited it in 1985 or 1986. At some point, it was torn down and I don’t know what happened to the statue. It’s now apartment buildings.

Looks like they made a brief comeback to Wichita with two locations in the late 1990s, but are gone now.

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Originally from Gulfport, Mississippi. Live in Wichita, Kansas now. I suffer Bipolar I, ultra-ultra rapid cycling, mixed episodes. Blog on a variety of topics - genealogy, DNA, mental health, among others. Let's
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