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Thelma and Louise — Hardeeville, South Carolina

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Thelma and Louise

Those wishing to buy fireworks from Papa Joe’s in the Jasper County town of Hardeeville must first face a formidable duo standing sentry at the entrance. Dubbed Thelma and Louise by locals, these guardian elephants attract both customers and curiosity-seekers traveling along I-95.

Thelma and Louise

Mike Stroud of Bluffton, 2011 © Do Not Use Without Written Consent

Reflections on Thelma and Louise

Frequent contributor Mike Stroud shares the following about the plaster pachyderms: “This is a cute landmark, affectionately known by many locals as Thelma and Louise from the popular movie. Located in Jasper County at Hardeeville, I-95 exit 5, US 17 South at Papa Joe’s Fireworks, Souvenir, Gift and Novelty Store, this pair of elephants has stood in the parking lot, catching the eye of passersby, for more than a decade.”

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Thelma and Louise Info

Address: 15794 Whyte Hardee Blvd, Hardeeville, SC 29927
GPS Coordinates: 32.269389,-81.080043

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