August 1984


Little D

Jul 31, 1984 By Peter Applebome

No one will ever hold a political convention in Dallas, Scotland. And that’s only one of the things that make it great.


State Secrets

Jul 31, 1984 By Paul Burka

Aggies and UT play beach brawl; Valero’s gas pains; education bureaucracy shake-up; the truth about those Hines rumors.


A Flop

Jul 31, 1984 By W. L. Taitte

At this year’s dismal San Antonio Festival, the English National Opera and the Texas productions were the only shows worth seeing.

Getting Slimed

Jul 31, 1984 By James Wolcott

Ghostbusters is funny but flawed; Streets of Fire is not the place to spend a care-free afternoon; plus three films from abroad.