01/25/2015 - United Monsters Of America: Infographic Reveals The Strange Beasts That Have Captured The Nation’s Imagination. From the Jersey Devil to the Mothman, the US is filled with fictional creatures that have come to life in the nation ’s imagination. Now one artist has ruled to draw these cryptids by hand, revealing the beasts that are feared the most in each state.Source: The Daily Mail
Jersey Devil - Legendary creature said to inhabit the Pine Barrens of southern New Jersey. Thousands of sightings have been reported since the eighteenth century. In 2008 alone, over ten encounters were reported.
Knitting PATTERN-The Jersey Cap/Mitt Set (Toddler, Child, Adult sizes)
The Jersey breed of dairy cow originates from the Island of Jersey and it is quite distinct from all other breeds of livestock. Renowned for it’s beauty, ease of management and natural ability to produce rich creamy milk, the “ Jersey” is a product of the Island, it’s soil, it’s climate, it’s people and their history.
Crochet PATTERN-The Rainya Boot cuff/Warmer Set (Toddler, Child, and Adult sizes)
Map of New Jersey-Capital: Trenton; became a state: December 18,1787; motto: Liberty and prosperity; flower: Purple Violet; tree: Red Oak; bird: Eastern Goldfinch; nickname: Garden State; origin of meaning: From the Channel Isle of Jersey; points of interest: Atlantic City; Edison National Historic Site; Princeton University