[News Clip: State Fair]

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Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story about coming attractions at the State Fair of Texas including Big Tex, a tiger show, beer brewing lessons, and Fletcher's Corny Dogs. The story includes footage of Big Tex being assembled and an interview with Jim Lowe, the voice of Big Tex. This story aired at 11:00 A.M.

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1 videocassette (Betacam SP) (1 min., 33 sec.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.

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KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.) September 26, 1997.

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This video is part of the collection entitled: KXAS-NBC 5 News Collection and was provided by the UNT Libraries Special Collections to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 499 times, with 16 in the last month. More information about this video can be viewed below.

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Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story about coming attractions at the State Fair of Texas including Big Tex, a tiger show, beer brewing lessons, and Fletcher's Corny Dogs. The story includes footage of Big Tex being assembled and an interview with Jim Lowe, the voice of Big Tex. This story aired at 11:00 A.M.

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1 videocassette (Betacam SP) (1 min., 33 sec.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.

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  • Preferred Citation: NBC 5/KXAS Television News Collection (AR0776), University of North Texas Special Collections

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KXAS-NBC 5 News Collection

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  • September 26, 1997

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  • June 28, 2016, 11:07 a.m.

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  • July 20, 2020, 11:03 p.m.

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Yesterday: 1
Past 30 days: 16
Total Uses: 499

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  • 32.777447, -96.758866

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KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Clip: State Fair], video, September 26, 1997; Fort Worth, Texas. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc849518/: accessed December 1, 2022), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.

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