Lajitas, Texas: Elected Mayor a Goat: Clay Henry

Mayor Clay Henry III is the third elected goat mayor of a tiny Texas Rio Grande town. If you buy him Gatorade, he'll drink it.
55 Main St., Lajitas, TX
Outdoor pen at General Store and Gas. On the north side of Hwy 170. The store is easy to find; it's the only business in town.
Store daily 8-6
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Clay Henry, Mayor of Lajitas.

Elected Mayor is a Goat

This is the third goat elected mayor.

[Donna and Bill Blum, 01/05/2016]

Mayor Clay Henry III succeeded Mayor Clay Henry II, who head-butted his father to death, Mayor Clay Henry I, in a dispute over a she-goat. The first Clay Henry is stuffed and on display in the Starlight Theatre Saloon in nearby Terlingua. Clay Henry and his son were beer-drinkers; Clay Henry III drinks Gatorade.

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