TheNewsCenter | Parkersburg, West Virginia | News, Weather & Sports

Superman License Plates Available for Ohio Drivers

By: The Associated Press Email
By: The Associated Press Email

CLEVELAND (AP) - Ohio fans of the Man of Steel now officially can have the Superman logo on their wheels.

The Ohio license plate with the iconic "S'' insignia went on sale Monday. It features the phrase "Truth, Justice and the American Way."

Relatives of Superman creators Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster were on hand for the plate's unveiling outside the Cleveland-area home where Siegel lived.

The plates cost $20, plus the standard registration fee of $34.50 or the typical $16.25 in fees to replace existing plates. Part of the fee goes to the Siegel and Shuster Society.

A letter read from Siegel's daughter at the unveiling says the men who created the comic superhero as teenagers in the 1930s would've been "absolutely thrilled" about the new plates.

(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
TheNewsCenter One Television Plaza Parkersburg, WV. 26101 304-485-4588
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 226913341 - thenewscenter.tv/a?a=226913341