August 1991


Tex Zen

Jul 31, 1991 By Chester Rosson

When urban stress sets the nerves ajangle, it’s comforting to know there is a Japanese garden nearby.

A Guard In Gangland

Jul 31, 1991 By Robert Draper

Never before had a correctional officer been tried for the murder of an inmate—and never before had such chilling details been revealed about how our prisons really work.


Jalapeño Dressing

Jul 31, 1991 By Texas Monthly

1/2 cup coarsely chopped onion 1/4 cup sugar 2 tablespoons dry mustard 2 teaspoons salt 1 teaspoon coriander 1 cup lemon juice or vinegar 3 cups canola oil 1/4 cup minced jalapeño with some seeds 4 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro In food…

1015 Stuffed Onion

Jan 20, 2013 By Texas Monthly

4 1015 onions (any large onion may be substituted) 2 cups chicken stock 4 cups bread crumbs 1 cup coarse cracker meal 1 cup flour 2 teaspoons salt 2 teaspoons cracked black pepper 1/2 tablespoon cayenne 4 eggs 1/2 cup buttermilk…


Radio Days

Jul 31, 1991 By John Anderson

Thirty-five years ago, a Harlingen publisher turned in to Hispanic radio, only to become Texas’ least-known media mogul.

Earl Campbell on Mount Bonnell, Austin

Jul 31, 1991 By Texas Monthly

Photograph by Michael O’Brien Michael O’Brien put the legendary Heisman trophy winner on the highest available pedestal for this shot. Campbell joins the trio of other famous Texans —Nolan Ryan, George Strait, and former Miss USA Gretchen Polhemus—who have posed looking spiffy for Wrangler’s “Western originals” advertising campaign, created…