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Dec 1, 1982 By Jan Morris

If you want to see the real Texas, don’t take the interstate.

Piece by Piece

Dec 1, 1982 By Anne Dingus

Out of Texas’ ragbag history came the patchwork quilt, the product of cold winters, isolated homesteads, empty pocketbooks, and fertile minds.

State Secrets

Dec 1, 1982 By Paul Burka

Brown & Root looks for a way out; Mark White looks for a way in; who’s number one at UT; the Court of Criminal Appeals blows another one.

Bringing Down The House

Dec 1, 1982 By W. L. Taitte

The board of the Dallas Theater Center is fighting with its stuck-in-a-rut staff to pull the company out of its decade of doldrums.

Tintypes And Stormscapes

Dec 1, 1982 By Michael Ennis

A new book on the Amon Carter Museum’s photography collection chronicles one and a half colorful centuries of America in haunting black and white.

Truth and Woolworth’s

Dec 1, 1982 By James Wolcott

Life is false fronts and fantasies to the women who flock to a dusty Texas town in Robert Altman’s Com Back to the 5 & Dime Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean. The Missionary won’t convert you. Still of the Night is still, all right.