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Classical Music|
June 30, 1978

The Seven-Year Hitch

Conducting the Houston Symphony, Lawrence Foster inspired respect. He didn’t know he needed love too.

Dining Out|
May 31, 1978

Currying Flavor

If you think lamb korma is a wooly creature with good vibes, you’ve got a lot to learn about Indian food.

Reporter|
May 31, 1978

Texas Monthly Reporter

Taking on the Shah of Iran in Beeville; trying to save an eaglet in Waco; juggling sex in Galveston; flipping the switch on nuclear power; and fighting panjic at monstrous DFW Airport.

Feature|
May 31, 1978

Little Bruisers

Fighters from all over Texas slug it out in the Golden Gloves; for most, that’s the only gold they’ll ever see.

Review|
April 30, 1978

Texas Monthly Review

Andy Warhol soups up the superstars; dancers do the towns; Beverly Sills still casts a spell; ladybug found with strange bedfellows; and folk music isn’t dead, it’s just in Houston.

Dealing|
April 30, 1978

High Risk Policy

An insurance company imbroglio—full of high rollers, big deals and pitched battles—ended with a bang, and a few whimpers.

Reporter|
April 1, 1978

Texas Monthly Reporter

On the road with Dolph and John; a fatal case of mistaken identity; butterflies on the rocks; Metroplex blood sport; and polled Herefords, polled Herefords, polled Herefords everywhere.

Being Texan|
April 1, 1978

The Petrified Forest

Behind the pine curtain of deep East Texas is a world trapped in the past and hidden from the future: lush woods, poor whites, the descendants of slaves, and an aristocracy still breathing the rarefied air of the Old South.

Review|
March 1, 1978

Texas Monthly Review

The best of Weegee is yet to come, alas; DCO season goes out with a bang; more from two Texas-bred rock ‘n’ roll successes; and an electronic opera makes a good birthday present.

Reporter|
March 1, 1978

Texas Monthly Reporter

Vying for Barbara Jordan’s job, Enchanted Rock on the block, peddling pollution, and don’t the Super Drum beat all?

Lifestyle|
March 1, 1978

Past Tense

Anybody can make history, but you have to go to a convention to become an historian.

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