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[Wendell Tarver at Houston Fat Stock Show]

Description: Photograph of Wendell Lee Tarver and two unidentified men crouching in a cattle pen filled with straw at the Houston Fat Stock Show in Houston, Texas. Wendell (left) is wearing jeans , a button-down shirt, and a cowboy hat; he is holding a rope attached to a dark-colored calf standing just behind the men with a larger, dark-colored cow. The two men are wearing suits and hats and are gesturing as if they are speaking to Tarver. There are other animal pens partially visible in the background. Handwritten text on the back of the photo says: "Wendell L. Tarver, Houston Fat Stock Show, Caught Gov. Jester's calf in calf scramble."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph