Anne Dingus

Anne Dingus, a former senior editor for Texas Monthly was born in Pampa in 1953 and is a freelance writer living in Austin.

Stories

Body of Evidence

Who was Jesse James—really? And where is he buried?

Alamo Tome
King Fishy

A history mystery involving ranching’s King family.

Literature • Angela Shelf Medearis

Doing the write thing.

Performing Arts • Jo Long

Culturally centered.

Jimmie Rodgers

What respiratory ailment afflicted Jimmie Rodgers, prompting fans to shout “Spit ’er up and sing some more”?

“Tex”

Which Tex sang “High Noon” and which was a member of the Manson family?

Car Talk

Stanley Marsh 3’s mobile autos.

El Circo

As in Hanoi and Moscow, the circus in Mexico is no three-ring extravaganza. It’s one of the grittiest shows on earth.

Audie Murphy

How did Audie Murphy win the Congressional Medal of Honor?

Briterature

A McKinney writer’s Brit lit.

Searching for Santa

This time of year, Yule find him hanging around East Texas: On lawns and roofs, he’s a Claus célèbre.

Howard Hughes

Why was Howard Hughes’s plane nicknamed the Spruce Goose?

Texas Primer: The Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders

How much are the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders paid per game?

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