Peter Elkind

Articles by Peter Elkind

Rock Bottom

May 31, 1989 By Peter Elkind

A series of terrible decisions and bad breaks ruined Gibraltar Savings. Is rescuing it another mistake?

Texas Monthly Reporter

Jan 1, 1987 By Peter Elkind

The citizens of Muleshoe lose their only hospital, thanks to a California chain; the citizens of Houston learn the value of caution, thanks to a local developer; the citizens of the world get a chance to improve their potency, thanks to the Aggies.

Going For Broke

Sep 30, 1986 By Peter Elkind

In boom times, John Connally and Ben Barnes used their political magic to build a sprawling real estate empire. Now they’re in a desperate struggle to keep themselves afloat.

UT Versus A&M

Apr 30, 1986 By Peter Elkind

They’re the oldest foes and the biggest rivals. Now the contest has moved into the arena that really counts—the classroom.