Fire rescue warns public of increased Portuguese man-o-war on St. Johns beaches
St. Johns officials are warning beachgoers to keep watch for an increased presence of Portuguese man-o-war. Man-o-War are showing up on the beaches because of persistent onshore flow for the past few days, the St. Johns County Fire Rescue said on its ...
Lexington Woman Watched Man O' War Pose for Statue
U.S. News & World Report
After making the initial model of Man o' War, Haseltine returned to Lexington many times in the early 1940s to make three progressively larger ones — five hands tall, 10 hands tall and, finally, 20 hands tall, which was slightly larger than the horse ...
Larger-Than-Life: Lexington Woman Witnessed Sculptor's Creation Of Famous Man O' War Statue
The statue was created by sculptor Herbert Haseltine, and the plan was to have it erected at owner Samuel Riddle's Faraway Farm near Lexington in time for Man o' War's 30th birthday, March 29, 1948. Unfortunately, Man o' War died in November, 1947.
You've seen the famous Man o' War statue. She watched the horse pose for it.
Lexington Herald Leader (blog)
Most people alive today never saw history's most famous race horse, Man o' War. But millions have seen his larger-than-life statue at the Kentucky Horse Park. This year's centennial celebration of Man o' War's birth rekindled memories for Patricia ...