Ben's Chili Bowl gets a new mural

Ben's Chili Bowl started putting up new mural in D.C.

WASHINGTON (WUSA9) - Seventeen D.C. icons are now going up on the wall at Ben's Chili Bowl, D.C.'s most iconic eatery.

Ben's at long last is unveiling it's new mural, and Bill Cosby is no where two be seen.

Thirteen faces are already sketched out, four more are still a mystery.

An image of comedian Bill Cosby stared out on U Street for years, but when his image became too faded, both literally and figuratively, with the rape allegations against him, Ben's painted over him.

Now sketched out on the wall are Barack and Michelle Obama, former slave and abolitionist Harriet Tubman, music star Prince, Go Go music legend Chuck Brown, former mayor Marion Barry and more.

The restaurant plans a formal ribbon cutting soon.

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