February 1985

Features

My Life As a Drunk

Feb 1, 1985 By peterb

It may be hard to believe that you can drink two fifths a day and not only function but function well. But I did it. For a while.

The Last Roundup

Feb 1, 1985 By Gary Cartwright

“When the cowboys on the 06 ranch talked about losing a way of life, they often pointed to their neighbor, Clayton Williams, as an example of what they meant. He was a millionaire and an oilman, and he represented everything they hated.”

Columns

Miscellany

State Secrets

Feb 1, 1985 By Paul Burka

What’s the point at the Dallas Museum of Art? What does $25 oil mean for Houston? Hush, Gib. James Baker’s new job is a labor of love.

Reporter

Reporter

Feb 1, 1985 By Peter Applebome

Beauteous burgers in Bells and Springlake; tough times in Tyler; ringside raving in Fort Worth; avid aspirations in Lubbock.