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Photograph caption reads: "A Texas beer firm employed 300 timid, nearsighted and piglike creatures to help introduce its product to Southern California yesterday. Thirty two-person teams consisting of local bar or disco patrons, coached 30 armadillos down a 50-foot course to the finish line in Century City in races sponsored by Lone Star beer. Above, Suzy Brush encourages "Texas," ...". Photograph dated: March 8, 1981.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm. Photographic prints
Lone Star Brewing Company Racing--California--Los Angeles Beer industry--California--Los Angeles Armadillos--California--Los Angeles Century City (Los Angeles, Calif.) Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs Herald-Examiner Collection photographs