June 1980

Features

Feature
Lawn Boy

May 31, 1980 By Stephen Harrigan

Here’s how to achieve inner peace, perfect serenity, spiritual calm, and a nice, neat lawn.

Feature
Lawn Boy

May 31, 1980 By Stephen Harrigan

Here’s how to achieve inner peace, perfect serenity, spiritual calm, and a nice, neat lawn.

Miscellany

State Secrets
State Secrets

May 31, 1980 By Paul Burka

A controversial nuclear plant moves to Texas; Clements costs us $11 million; making census out of Houston; the Senate moves toward the center.

State Secrets
State Secrets

May 31, 1980 By Paul Burka

A controversial nuclear plant moves to Texas; Clements costs us $11 million; making census out of Houston; the Senate moves toward the center.

Roar of the Crowd
Roar of the Crowd

May 31, 1980 By Texas Monthly

Light at the end of the tunnel, frost on the top of the mountain, brass knucks in the lunchbox.

Roar of the Crowd
Roar of the Crowd

May 31, 1980 By Texas Monthly

Light at the end of the tunnel, frost on the top of the mountain, brass knucks in the lunchbox.

Columns

Classical Music
The Little Symphony That Could

May 31, 1980 By W. L. Taitte

The Texas Little Symphony’s April concert was no whistle-stop - it was Carnegie Hall. Two chamber groups, Voices of Change and Syzygy, take the Twentieth Century Limited.

Church
Two Roads to Calvary

May 31, 1980 By William Martin

On Palm Sunday Episcopalians at St. David’s in Austin rekindled their faith in the life and teachings of Jesus. At nearby Greater Mt. Zion on Easter, Baptists relived the miracles of His resurrection.

Theater
Once More With Fonda

May 31, 1980 By W. L. Taitte

When NBC televised The Oldest Living Graduate, it broadcast the flaws of live TV drama. Theatre Three’s Second Stage Festival deserved a larger viewing audience.

Theater
Once More With Fonda

May 31, 1980 By W. L. Taitte

When NBC televised The Oldest Living Graduate, it broadcast the flaws of live TV drama. Theatre Three’s Second Stage Festival deserved a larger viewing audience.

Dining Out
Stir-fried and Refried

May 31, 1980 By W. L. Taitte

You can find the spice of your life at Uncle Tai’s in Houston; you don’t have a choice at Joe T. Garcia’s in Fort Worth - except good, reliable Tex-Mex.

Popular Music
Wax Works

May 31, 1980 By Joe Nick Patoski

The beat goes on in Texas music - from Christopher Cross’s pop ‘n’ roll to the ever-rich rhythm and blues of the Fabulous Thunderbirds.

Dining Out
Stir-fried and Refried

May 31, 1980 By W. L. Taitte

You can find the spice of your life at Uncle Tai’s in Houston; you don’t have a choice at Joe T. Garcia’s in Fort Worth - except good, reliable Tex-Mex.

Popular Music
Wax Works

May 31, 1980 By Joe Nick Patoski

The beat goes on in Texas music - from Christopher Cross’s pop ‘n’ roll to the ever-rich rhythm and blues of the Fabulous Thunderbirds.

Country Notes
Whose Woods Are These?

May 31, 1980 By John Graves

As more and more city dwellers tread on the landscape, farmers and ranchers are less inclined to forgive those who trespass against them.

Classical Music
The Little Symphony That Could

May 31, 1980 By W. L. Taitte

The Texas Little Symphony’s April concert was no whistle-stop - it was Carnegie Hall. Two chamber groups, Voices of Change and Syzygy, take the Twentieth Century Limited.

Reporter

Reporter
Texas Monthly Reporter

May 31, 1980 By Gene Lyons

Exploding the myth of the long-haul trucker; half a million Texas students get snookered; beating the IRS - maybe; praise the Lord and pass the ballot.

Reporter
Texas Monthly Reporter

May 31, 1980 By Gene Lyons

Exploding the myth of the long-haul trucker; half a million Texas students get snookered; beating the IRS - maybe; praise the Lord and pass the ballot.