May 1988 Issue

Features

Feature

Don’t Even Ask!

Why is it that your favorite item in every antique store is bound to be the one thing that money can’t buy?

Columns

Education

Paying the Price

When Decherd Turner took over the Humanities Research Center, UT’s big-budget rare-books library, he knew any changes he made would cost him. They did.

Television

Border Bandstand

Tex-Mex variety is the new spice of TV life, and Brownsville’s Johnny Canales Show has the red-hot ratings to prove it.

Miscellany

State Secrets

State Secrets

The hated mesquite tree finds a friend in South Texas; UT-San Antonio freshman got no learning of reading and writing; the sun shines on UT’s new basket ball coach; why banks are afraid to branch.

Reporter

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