The State Fair of Texas: “A Son-of-a-Gun in ’51” — 1951

by Paula Bosse

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by Paula Bosse

In honor of opening day of the 2016 State Fair of Texas, a poster from the 1951 fair. Proto-Big Tex imagery was being used well before the giant cowboy’s debut the following year (see, that hand thing is going on even back then…).

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Poster found on Pinterest.

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