Eastland, Texas: Old Rip, Miracle Horned Toad

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Eastland County Courthouse

Address:
100 W. Main St., Eastland, TX
Directions:
Old Rip and his casket are on display inside the north entrance to the Eastland County Courthouse. South side of Hwy 6/W. Main St. between S. Lamar and S. Seaman Sts.
Phone:
254-629-1583
RA Rates:
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Old Rip the Horned Toad.

Old Rip, Miracle Horned Toad
Is it possible to cheat death -- at least for a little while? Scientists say "No!" but an embalmed lizard in Texas seems to say "Yes!" Roadsideamerica.com Report...

Legend of Old Rip.

Eastland, Texas - ToadSpotting: The Legend of Old Rip - Trailer
Old Rip, Miracle Horny Toad: Todd Kent investigated Eastland's infamous frog that survived 31 years sealed in a building cornerstone. Trailer from his 2006 documentary. Watch Video.

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