June 8, 1982
The Duluth Dukes’ mascot, Famous Chicken, clowns for Shawn Simonson, 6, of 5915 Haines Road, on Monday at Wade Stadium during the Dukes’ season opener. The Dukes, who topped Hermantown 13-3 in the game, are having a contest for fans to determine the mascot’s identity. (Bob King / News Tribune)
The Duluth Dukes’ "Famous Chicken" discusses ground rules with umpires Seth Taran (middle) and Tom Kero before making his debut as a mascot Monday night at Wade Stadium. The Duke won’t divulge his identity, leaving it up to fans to guess who he is. (Bob King / News Tribune)
I tried, but could not find the answer to the "Famous Chicken" riddle … does anyone remember who was in the chicken suit?