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State Fair of Texas (1968)

State Fair of Texas

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  •  Big Tex 
  •  The animatronic dinosaurs 
  •  The Texas/Oklahoma Football Classic at the Cotton Bowl, smack in the middle of the fair 
  •  United States Marine Drum and Bugle Corps 
  •  Industrial exhibitors from all over the world find the fair a perfect showcase for their products 
  •  The Latin Americans give the fair its “most brilliant international flavor” 
  •  Pan American Livestock Exposition 
  •  Cattle auction 
  •  Riding exhibitions by equestrian teams 
  •  Rides for the kids in Kiddie Town! 
  •  Women’s Building, housing “all the things of interest to women.” 
  •  The garden shows 
  •  All the food at the fair! 
  •  Parades through the fair ground 
  •  Rural Youth Day at the Fair 
  •  The Midway! 
  •  The Junior Livestock Show 
  •  The Action Spot 
  •  The permanent fairgrounds 
  •  Go-go dancers! 
  •  For a finale, the fair’s most spectacular attractions 
 
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This promotional film highlights the State Fair of Texas in 1968. The film reviews the exhibits and attractions of the fair, including industry showcases from around the world, homemaking exhibits in the Women’s Building, the international flair of the Latin Americans exhibitions, various renowned livestock shows, and much more! Also included are scenes of the Texas vs. Oklahoma Football Classic at the Cotton Bowl that takes place right in the middle of the State Fair.
TFC
1960s
1960’s
Dallas
Dallas County
State Fair
State Fair of Texas
Fair Park
crowds
Big Tex
central exposition
celebration
pageant
State of Texas Building
building
expo
hall
anniversary
independence
100
100th
Texas Revolution
Republic of Texas
art deco
art
sculpture
sculptures
memorial
memorials
Spirit of the Centennial
Jose Martin
reflection pool
pool
fountain
tourist
attraction
Six Ladies of Fair Park
Tejas Warrior
flag
American
Texan
dinosaur
fight
stegosaurus
tyrannosaurus rex
T. Rex
animatronic
brachiosaurus
wheel
water wheel
Hall of State
Centennial Expo Building
Ford
child
kid
family
photograph
piano
band
marching band
performance
music
French
Spanish
six flags
six flags over texas
Mexican
ride
amusement
park
acrobat
tightrope
Texas Oklahoma Football Classic
Red River Shootout
Cotton Bowl
University of Texas
UT
University of Texas at Austin
UT Austin
Texas Longhorns
Longhorn football
football
OU
University of Oklahoma
Sooners
Oklahoma Sooners
clown
exhibit
exhibition
drill team
parade
trade
industry
showcase
U.S. Marine Corps Band
United States Marine Corps
USMC
United States Marine Drum and Bugle Corps
craft
skill
buyers
sellers
international
visitors
costume
traditional
style
Mexico
Latin America
Pan American Livestock Exposition
cattle
breed
champion
livestock
export
hereford
santa gertrudis
auction
auctioneer
dairy
horse
horseback riding
equestrian
exposition
riding
rides
Kiddie Town
roller coaster
train
Women’s Building
homemaking
home economics
baking
canning
women
modern
car
automobile
garden
flowers
restaurants
food
appetite
youth
Rural Youth Day
teenager
the Midway
sheep
Junior Livestock Show
prize
prize money
concert
The Action Spot
rock and roll
rock ‘n roll
bandstand
fairgrounds
skyline
dance
go-go dancer
ballet
pointe