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With New Performances, John Lomax III Fuels the Lomax Family Legacy of Preserving American Folk Songs

With New Performances, John Lomax III Fuels the Lomax Family Legacy of Preserving American Folk Songs

…the words.” Putting to paper what he heard was the birth of the academic disciplines of ethnomusicology and folklore. “My…

The Habitats of Wild Creatures Transcend Lines Drawn on Paper

The Habitats of Wild Creatures Transcend Lines Drawn on Paper

…to humans, but the habitats of wild creatures transcend lines drawn on paper. Along the Texas-Mexico border, for example, animals…

Ghosts of Galveston

Ghosts of Galveston

…learn more about local history, largely by looking for ghosts. I’m among a group of tour-goers cruising aboard the Seagull…

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Jefferson

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Jefferson

…by reservation), sharing stories of ghosts and experiences that have become an almost daily occurrence for him and his wife….

Caching in

Caching in

…of a pencil eraser. Inside a standard geocache will be a logbook or sheets of paper, a writing utensil, and…

Hunting for Haunted Galveston

Hunting for Haunted Galveston

…into ghosts, the city’s rich and sometimes unbelievable history alone makes the island a tantalizing October destination. Walk the Broadway…

Texas BBQ: The Meat of the Matter

Texas BBQ: The Meat of the Matter

…born; Gonzales Food Market, where the manager, Maurice Lopez, still wears an apron and paper hat from a bread company;…

Follow the Smoke, Central Texas BBQ

Follow the Smoke, Central Texas BBQ

…and hard hats move from pit to carving table to counter constantly, barely setting the butcher paper of meat in…

Field of Screens: Texas Drive-ins

Field of Screens: Texas Drive-ins

…Lamesa residents paper the walls. The theater’s choice of wall paper attests to the role it plays in the community….

The Wittliff Collections: Sharing a Spirit of Place

The Wittliff Collections: Sharing a Spirit of Place

…attic. That evidence is just paper—manuscripts, letters, galley proofs from a few books—but those papers matter to me, and so…

There’s No Place Like Floore’s Country Store in Helotes

There’s No Place Like Floore’s Country Store in Helotes

…or neckties. And you may not see the ghosts of any old troubadours, although it’s possible that you’ll feel their…

In the Ballpark: A TH moment with Nolan Ryan

In the Ballpark: A TH moment with Nolan Ryan

…small-town boy from southeast Texas. The youngest of six children, Lynn Nolan Ryan Jr. pitched newspapers on the family paper

Panaderia in Presidio

Panaderia in Presidio

…is perfect, arrive and start filling paper bags with warm pan dulce. They share a quick conversation with the staff,…

Hacienda Dreaming

Hacienda Dreaming

…an easel, pull out a guitar, or put pen to paper. This year, the Double J ‘s doors opened to…

Follow the Smoke, West Texas BBQ

Follow the Smoke, West Texas BBQ

…shack but unavailable on paper, is billed as a Hogg sandwich. Perhaps a reference to the famed Texas family of…

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