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"Big Tex" Texas State Fair Pillow Cover (1950s)

Satin souvenir pillow slip cover from the State Fair of Texas, featuring "Big Tex," the Cotton Bowl, and other attractions. Measures approximately 17" x 17", excluding fringe. Back is designed with one side open to easily insert your own pillow. Available in the following color of fringe/pillow: blue/cream (as shown), yellow/yellow, coral/pink. Please specify any color preference. Historical note: The original 52 foot tall "Big Tex" statue that greeted fair attendees since 1952 was destroyed by an electrical fire at the fair grounds on October 19, 2012.