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By Andrew P. Napolitano
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Topic - Sue Gooding
Big Tex, the metal cowboy whose slow drawl of "Howdy, folks!" made him an icon of the State Fair of Texas for 60 years, was destroyed Friday when flames engulfed his 52-foot-tall frame.
The man who provides the voice for Big Tex, the giant cowboy at the State Fair of Texas, was greeting people with his usual "Howdy, folks!" in a slow drawl Friday when someone rushed into his trailer to tell him the towering fair icon was on fire.
Ms. Gooding said she didn't know what caused the fire, but noted that electrical controls move Big Tex's mouth and head.
"Big Tex is a symbol of everything the state fair stands for," fair spokeswoman Sue Gooding said.