Washington D.C. Temple (Washington D.C.)



This Mormon temple bears a resemblance to the Emerald City, which in 1973 caused someone to paint "Surrender Dorothy" on the girders of a railroad bridge that crosses the Beltway. To drivers approaching the Temple from the east, the words appeared like a caption under the building. The Maryland State Police removed the message, which has been repainted from time to time.






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  1. My husband was in graduate school in DC when this first opened. He told me about the sign hung from the overpass "SURRENDER DOROTHY!", when we went back to visit a couple of years ago, perfect! http://tinyurl.com/zv835nr

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