Rolf A. Thienemann, Jr. – 2017 obituary

Source: Rockford Register Star,  Sept. 4, 2017

Muller-Pinehurst Dairy – 1968, “Millie the Cow”

Source:  Auburn High School, 1968 Excalibur Yearbook, sponsor ads, p. 247

Millie has been posing at Muller-Pinehurst Dairy offices, traveled to the Winnebago County Fair, found a permanent home at the Children’s Farm, now known as Lockwood Park.

City National Bank, 1985 – Board of Directors

City National Bank

Source:  Rockford Register Star January 17, 1985

Muller-Pinehurst (giant statue cow) – name

“Roads lead to Pecatonica”

“County Fair Opens five-day run”

by Norma Roth

“Today, all roads lead to Pecatonica and the Winnebago County Fair.”

“Even Millie, the giant Muller-Pinehurst cow, wandered own U.S. 20 and Pecatonica Road to the fairgrounds on the northwest edge of town.”

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Also called Millie the Mighty Cow in other articles.

Source: Rockford Register-Republic  August 16, 1972

 

 

Muller-Pinehurst Dairy Cow – Millie

Muller-Pinehurst Dairy Cow

Known as Millie (or Milly) The Mighty Cow

She is a 15 foot fiberglass cow

This photo is from the Auburn 1967 yearbook ad, showing Millie at Lockwood Park / Children’s Farm

The cow statue was donated to the Rockford Park District during the 1980 annual meeting

Millie The Mighty Cow, 15' fiberglass symbol of Muller-Pinehurst Dairy at Lockwood Park / Children's Farm
Millie The Mighty Cow, 15′ fiberglass symbol of Muller-Pinehurst Dairy at Lockwood Park / Children’s Farm

 

Source: Rockford Register Star, 05/15/1980