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The unveiling of the restored Big Tex Animated Statue is scheduled for Friday with the start of the 2013 State Fair Of Texas.

The original Big Tex went up in flames last year.  Fair officials said the fire started in the characters neck and that it was likely an electrical problem.

The unveiling is scheduled for 2:00p.m.