September 1991



Red Tape

Aug 31, 1991 By Byron Harris

To drill for oil in Siberia, you have to overcome three things: the cold, the loneliness, and the Soviet bureaucrats.

Blues in the Night

Aug 31, 1991 By oscargarza

Adán Hernandez’s art career was going nowhere. Then Hollywood arrived to make him a star.

New Ball Game

Aug 31, 1991 By Paul Burka

Introducing the Wild West Conference, the ideal league for Longhorn and Aggie football.


State Wide Business
Sales Pitcher

Aug 31, 1991 By John Anderson

Whenever sports–souvenir companies look at Rangers ace Nolan Ryan, they see dollar signs.

State Wide Business
Plugged In

Aug 31, 1991 By John Anderson

At Conn Appliances, employees—and customers—are members of the family.


Jail for Sale

Aug 31, 1991 By Joe Nick Patoski

Own a piece of history and get in on the ground floor of the booming penal-corrections-facilities industry.


Tortilla-Wrapped Fish

Jan 20, 2013 By Texas Monthly

1 cup canola oil 8 corn tortillas 8 3-ounce fresh fish filets (redfish, snapper, or flounder) Salt and pepper to taste 4 tablespoons clarified butter or canola oil 1 1/2 cups chicken stock Juice of 1 1/2 lemons 2 sticks salted butter, cut…