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Crawford, Texas

<p>A welcome sign is seen on a gate in Crawford, Texas, in this photo taken November 10, 2008. U.S. President George W. Bush moved to the small Texas town, population 705, in 1999 during his run for the presidency in 2000. The effect of the image was achieved by shooting 35mm black and white film in a medium format camera thereby exposing the entire negative including the sprocket holes of the film. REUTERS/Jim Young </p>

A welcome sign is seen on a gate in Crawford, Texas, in this photo taken November 10, 2008. U.S. President George W. Bush moved to the small Texas town, population 705, in 1999 during his run for the presidency in 2000. The effect of the image was...more

A welcome sign is seen on a gate in Crawford, Texas, in this photo taken November 10, 2008. U.S. President George W. Bush moved to the small Texas town, population 705, in 1999 during his run for the presidency in 2000. The effect of the image was achieved by shooting 35mm black and white film in a medium format camera thereby exposing the entire negative including the sprocket holes of the film. REUTERS/Jim Young

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<p>A miniature Statue of Liberty is seen on the front lawn of "Peace House" in Crawford, Texas, December 13, 2008. During his term Bush made 77 trips to his beloved ranch, spending 490 of his 2,922 days in office there. 
REUTERS/Jim Young </p>

A miniature Statue of Liberty is seen on the front lawn of "Peace House" in Crawford, Texas, December 13, 2008. During his term Bush made 77 trips to his beloved ranch, spending 490 of his 2,922 days in office there. REUTERS/Jim Young

A miniature Statue of Liberty is seen on the front lawn of "Peace House" in Crawford, Texas, December 13, 2008. During his term Bush made 77 trips to his beloved ranch, spending 490 of his 2,922 days in office there. REUTERS/Jim Young

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<p>An old, broken gas pump is seen in Crawford, Texas, in this photo taken November 10, 2008. Once Bush steps down on January 20, Crawford may well settle back into its former obscurity, if rumours are to believed that Bush has brought a new property in Dallas, Texas.
REUTERS/Jim Young </p>

An old, broken gas pump is seen in Crawford, Texas, in this photo taken November 10, 2008. Once Bush steps down on January 20, Crawford may well settle back into its former obscurity, if rumours are to believed that Bush has brought a new property in...more

An old, broken gas pump is seen in Crawford, Texas, in this photo taken November 10, 2008. Once Bush steps down on January 20, Crawford may well settle back into its former obscurity, if rumours are to believed that Bush has brought a new property in Dallas, Texas. REUTERS/Jim Young

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<p>A gate is chained shut in Crawford, Texas, December 13, 2008. White House photographer Jim Young has been following Bush for the past three years and went to Crawford several times.  REUTERS/Jim Young </p>

A gate is chained shut in Crawford, Texas, December 13, 2008. White House photographer Jim Young has been following Bush for the past three years and went to Crawford several times. REUTERS/Jim Young

A gate is chained shut in Crawford, Texas, December 13, 2008. White House photographer Jim Young has been following Bush for the past three years and went to Crawford several times. REUTERS/Jim Young

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<p>People walk past a wall with a star decorated with an American flag attached in Crawford, Texas, December 13, 2008. Alongside his job as a Reuters photojournalist, shooting and filing pictures for the world's press, Young created this personal project using a Holga, plastic, toy camera to capture the special feeling of this old fashioned, rural town and its surrounding landscape, filled with the signs of a bygone era.  REUTERS/Jim Young </p>

People walk past a wall with a star decorated with an American flag attached in Crawford, Texas, December 13, 2008. Alongside his job as a Reuters photojournalist, shooting and filing pictures for the world's press, Young created this personal...more

People walk past a wall with a star decorated with an American flag attached in Crawford, Texas, December 13, 2008. Alongside his job as a Reuters photojournalist, shooting and filing pictures for the world's press, Young created this personal project using a Holga, plastic, toy camera to capture the special feeling of this old fashioned, rural town and its surrounding landscape, filled with the signs of a bygone era. REUTERS/Jim Young

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<p>A billboard of President George W. Bush and first lady Laura Bush hangs over a cactus bush in Crawford, Texas, December 13, 2008. All the images are shot on black and white Tri-x film and the exposing of the sprocket holes is achieved by shooting 35mm film in a medium format plastic camera called a Holga.  REUTERS/Jim Young </p>

A billboard of President George W. Bush and first lady Laura Bush hangs over a cactus bush in Crawford, Texas, December 13, 2008. All the images are shot on black and white Tri-x film and the exposing of the sprocket holes is achieved by shooting...more

A billboard of President George W. Bush and first lady Laura Bush hangs over a cactus bush in Crawford, Texas, December 13, 2008. All the images are shot on black and white Tri-x film and the exposing of the sprocket holes is achieved by shooting 35mm film in a medium format plastic camera called a Holga. REUTERS/Jim Young

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<p>An archway is seen over a driveway in Crawford, Texas November 10, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young </p>

An archway is seen over a driveway in Crawford, Texas November 10, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young

An archway is seen over a driveway in Crawford, Texas November 10, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young

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<p>A statue of a Native American is seen at the entrance of a souvenir shop in Crawford, Texas, December 13, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young </p>

A statue of a Native American is seen at the entrance of a souvenir shop in Crawford, Texas, December 13, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young

A statue of a Native American is seen at the entrance of a souvenir shop in Crawford, Texas, December 13, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young

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<p>A dead deer lays in a ditch beside a road in Crawford, Texas, December 13, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young </p>

A dead deer lays in a ditch beside a road in Crawford, Texas, December 13, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young

A dead deer lays in a ditch beside a road in Crawford, Texas, December 13, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young

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<p>A memorial honoring the U.S. soldiers is seen in Crawford, Texas, November 10, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young </p>

A memorial honoring the U.S. soldiers is seen in Crawford, Texas, November 10, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young

A memorial honoring the U.S. soldiers is seen in Crawford, Texas, November 10, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young

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<p>Cattle are seen grazing in a field in Crawford, Texas, November 10, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young </p>

Cattle are seen grazing in a field in Crawford, Texas, November 10, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young

Cattle are seen grazing in a field in Crawford, Texas, November 10, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young

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<p>A for sale sign is seen on a business in downtown Crawford, Texas, December 15, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young </p>

A for sale sign is seen on a business in downtown Crawford, Texas, December 15, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young

A for sale sign is seen on a business in downtown Crawford, Texas, December 15, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young

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<p>Signs of support for U.S. troops are seen at the entrance of a souvenir shop in Crawford, Texas, December 13, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young </p>

Signs of support for U.S. troops are seen at the entrance of a souvenir shop in Crawford, Texas, December 13, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young

Signs of support for U.S. troops are seen at the entrance of a souvenir shop in Crawford, Texas, December 13, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young

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<p>A welcome sign is seen on the road leading to Crawford, Texas, December 13, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young </p>

A welcome sign is seen on the road leading to Crawford, Texas, December 13, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young

A welcome sign is seen on the road leading to Crawford, Texas, December 13, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young

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<p>A farmer's field is reflected in a car mirror in Crawford, Texas, November 10, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young </p>

A farmer's field is reflected in a car mirror in Crawford, Texas, November 10, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young

A farmer's field is reflected in a car mirror in Crawford, Texas, November 10, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young

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