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State Secrets|
July 31, 1979

State Secrets

Crying over spilt oil, greedy doctors, and disappearing millionaires.

Sports|
July 31, 1979

Pennant Fever

At midseason, long-suffering Astros and Rangers fans were having visions of grandeur. We hope they weren’t delusions.

Religion|
July 31, 1979

Let My People Pray

Were the words of Russian exile Georgi Vins heard over the din of the Southern Baptist Convention?

Feature|
July 31, 1979

Ask Jett Rink

Straight talk about gasoline supplies, prices, and profits from Texas’ most famous wildcatter.

Feature|
July 31, 1979

Who to Pin It On

If you’re sitting in a gas line and wondering who to blame for all this, here are some candidates.

Classical Music|
July 31, 1979

Who Needs Nelson Eddy?

Houston Grand Opera’s spring festival of operettas proved that golden-voiced, handsome men aren’t out of style. Dallas Symphony Orchestra’s Mahler festival had its good days and its bad days.

Working|
June 30, 1979

Type Caste

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

State Secrets|
June 30, 1979

State Secrets

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

Reporter|
June 30, 1979

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?

Jazz|
June 30, 1979

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|
June 30, 1979

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|
June 30, 1979

Eagle’s Eye

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

News & Politics|
June 30, 1979

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.

Classical Music|
June 30, 1979

Talent Clout

Houston Opera Studio’s students learn their way into the limelight.

Church|
June 30, 1979

The Lord is in His Temple

Congregation Beth Israel in Houston remembers the Holocaust quietly; Allandale Baptist Church in Austin isn’t quiet about anything.

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