Articles by Alison Cook
May 31, 1987 — By Alison Cook
Texas oil patchers bounce back; Houston artist Staley paints the art crowd; goat-gland genius Brinkley’s mansion casts its quirky spell. Plus: Caroline Schoellkopf’s marital woes, Tammy Faye Bakker’s impersonators, and Nancy Negley Wellin’s prodigal daughter.
Mar 1, 1987 — By Alison Cook
Sneak a glance at our inaugural notebook to find out why Clements’ speech didn’t fly, which city had the most imperial ball, and who triumphed in the guv’s snub. Plus: Mad Maxian Car #3, space tombs in the sky, and ZZ Top’s song scuffle.
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Apr 30, 1984 — By Alison Cook
Bearing Gallic sophistication and outrageously delicious desserts, the Lenotre family has taken Dallas and Houston by storm.
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- They Accused a Man of Sexual Assault in a Small West Texas Town. That Was Only the Beginning.
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- He Rioted at the Capitol. Then for Weeks He Lived in Luxury While Hiding From the FBI.