Conlen, Texas: Scary Giant Cowboy Statue

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Address:
4614 US 54, Conlen, TX
Directions:
Jct of US Hwy 54 and Hwy 807, south side of US Hwy 54.
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Scary Giant Cowboy Statue
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Just spoke with the current owner, Elliot Crabtree -- his father bought it and moved it to Conlen 50-60 years ago. It had previously stood at the entrance to another restaurant that he thinks was called "Cattleman's" at the intersection in Dalhart, TX.

[Joshua Acosta, 07/12/2013]
Scary Giant Cowboy Statue

I believe the statue straddled the doorway of the former Cowboy Cafe building and was originally at 4614 US 54, Dalhart, TX. I have a 1958 souvenir tea cup from the place, and home movies my grandparents made.

[Thomas Matlock, 09/10/2012]

Dalhart is down the road about 20 miles from the cowboy's current home in Conlen.

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