July 1979 Issue

Features

Feature

Counter Culture

Strawberry sodas, vanilla Cokes, grilled cheese sandwiches. That’s what we love about soda fountains.

Feature

To Each His Own

Famous people, obscure people, fat people, skinny people all have to eat. That’s what we love about people.

Feature

Speed Freak

A MacDonald’s is a Macdonald’s is a MacDonald’s. That’s what we love about fast food.

Feature

Moon Struck

Ten years ago the Apollo astronauts, technicians and scientists all, landed on the Moon and touched what poets only dreamed. But that touch changed their lives.

Columns

Working

Type Caste

Staying up all night setting type may not sound like the good life, but it is.

Jazz

Breeden Ground

Leon Breeden’s jazz students at North Texas State University are already pros, and they have recorded two new albums to prove it.

Health

Baby and Me and DDT

Experts say that the chemical residues in mother’s milk aren’t enough o harm a nursing baby, but how much poison is too much?…

Film

Eagle’s Eye

The Whole Shootin’ Match is a Texas film with Texas actors that took a year to get shown in Texas.

Miscellany

State Secrets

State Secrets

Texas real estate up for grabs; will Houston get a third daily newspaper?…

Reporter

Reporter

Texas Monthly Reporter

Suffering the lines at the gas pump; gambling in the magazine business; a dragnet for the Southwest’s sneakiest thief; what’s Dallas’ secret?…

The State

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