Rod Davis

Articles by Rod Davis

A Surfeit of Bimbos

Nov 1, 1983 By Rod Davis

In The Desert Rose Larry McMurtry’s heroines never blossom into believable women. The Franchise is a tough tale about graft and the gridiron.

Wal-Marts Across Texas

Sep 30, 1983 By Rod Davis

An Arkansas chain has refused to discount small-town buying power. Now it’s ousting local mom-and-pop operations throughout Texas and even giving K Mart a run for its money.