August 1990 Issue

Features

Feature

A Soldier’s Secret

In the farming town of Whitewright, stolen tenth-century illuminated manuscripts and ivory reliquaries weren’t all that Joe Meador had to hide.

Feature

The Big Blow

On September 8, 1900, a devastating hurricane blasted Galveston, changing life on the Island forever.

Miscellany

Domain

Domain

See My Etchings; Quilt Complex; Sushi Summit; Rock-a-bye Baby.

State Fare

State Fare

Chef Stephan Pyles grew up in the food business—his parents owned the Big Spring Truck Stop Cafe—and despite a degree in music and the best intentions, he’s still cooking. With two restaurants in Dallas and two in Minneapolis, Pyles and partner John Dayton have enthusiastically spread the word about Southwestern…

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Recipe

Garlic Custard and Crabmeat

Roasted-Garlic Custard 1 tablespoon olive oil 6 large garlic cloves, peeled 2 cups heavy cream 4 egg yolks 1 whole egg Preheat oven to 300 degrees. Heat olive oil in small roasting pan over medium flame. Add garlic and bake 15 minutes, or until garlic turns…

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