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It's A Texas Thang
  It's A Texas Thang
It's A Texas Thang

"The Giant Justins"


A pair of 40-foot-tall cowboy boots, a sculpture by artist Bob "Daddy-O" Wade entitled 'The Giant Justins,' were installed at North Star Mall, San Antonio, Texas, on the I-410 frontage road (Exit 20). The mall promotes the sculpture, created for the Washington Project for the Arts in 1979, as the "world's largest pair of cowboy boots."

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Jeff W. Robinson
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    Very Cool and Very Texas! Excellent capture Jim!

12/27/2012 3:58:36 AM

 
Tammy M. Anderson
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WOW!!! Now aren't they just the coolest Christmas decoration I've ever seen. Love this! I want a pair. LOL.

12/27/2012 4:22:34 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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What a cool image!!!

12/27/2012 5:26:20 AM

 
Michelle Alton
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Wonderful capture of it. I've found myself saying "thang" all this week!

12/27/2012 9:52:50 AM

 
Shelly A. Van Camp
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Nice capture.....wish I had boots like that. I love boots!!

12/27/2012 6:44:07 PM

 
Val Feldman
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I remember trying to capture these boots from atop the garage next to them - top floor, 20 mph winds, tripod a-shakin' and me quaking in my own boots. Yours is much better... :) Ain't Christmas without whizzing by them on I-35, top speed to keep from getting creamed and capturing a blurry glimpse of them! Happy New Year to you and yours, Tex!

12/28/2012 10:51:01 AM

 
Tammy Espino
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Cool, I want a pair :)

1/3/2013 6:06:18 PM

 
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