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A New Book Explores How Psychics Thrived on Texas Border Radio Stations

A New Book Explores How Psychics Thrived on Texas Border Radio Stations

…Antonio Express reported that the large house of “Oriental-Colonial architecture” featured “Egyptian lily ponds” and “fountains and statues from China.”…

Texas Beaches Are Awash In Baby Dolls, Messages in a Bottle, and Other Oddities

Texas Beaches Are Awash In Baby Dolls, Messages in a Bottle, and Other Oddities

…up on Texas beaches. But along with the typical litter one would expect to find, such as soda cans, plastic…

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

…Kid.114 N. Pecan St. 281-513-1603; billythekidmuseumhico.com Dublin Bottling Works – Dublin The Old Doc’s Soda Shop at the birthplace of…

Retro Active: The Bishop Arts District

Retro Active: The Bishop Arts District

…408 N. Bishop Ave., 214/946-SODA or 866/946-SODA; www.thesodagallery.com. Tillman’s Roadhouse, 324 W. 7th St., 214/942-0988; www.tillmansroadhouse.com. Hattie’s, 418 N. Bishop…

Scoop on a 1912 Soda Fountain

Scoop on a 1912 Soda Fountain

Photo by Michael Amador Easing onto one of the shiny spindle stools at the soda-fountain counter inside Highland Park Pharmacy,…

Angel Wings and Coral Trees: Caverns of Sonora

Angel Wings and Coral Trees: Caverns of Sonora

…cave. Moving along, we pass a clear, green pool and then encounter translucent “soda straws”-possible precursors to stalactites-many over three…

Round Top: Setting the Stage

Round Top: Setting the Stage

…the metal roof and gabled win-dows of an elegant, 1,000-seat concert hall surrounded by gurgling fountains and lush landscaping. Amid…

Barbara Jordan: The Great Texas Orator

Barbara Jordan: The Great Texas Orator

…had to sleep in ‘colored only’ hotels, eat in ‘colored’ restaurants, and drink from ‘colored’ water fountains. She knew what…

Downtown Playground: Houston’s Discovery Green

Downtown Playground: Houston’s Discovery Green

…the park’s parade of walkers and rollerbladers. And throughout the bell-shaped park, you’ll find a jogging trail, amphitheaters, fountains, playgrounds,…

Tyler Made

Tyler Made

…year I stroll the Rose Garden’s Technicolor rows of neatly labeled bushes, and pause at its fountains and reflecting pool….

Dallas Reinvented

Dallas Reinvented

…in a basket with a decanter of your preferred liquor. We had vodka, plus juice and soda mixers, herbs, citrus…

Nature Near Downtown

Nature Near Downtown

…Grab a sandwich and soda in the gift shop and picnic on the outdoor deck, watching for some of the…

Texas Grit: How the Dust Bowl Changed the Course of History in the Texas Panhandle

Texas Grit: How the Dust Bowl Changed the Course of History in the Texas Panhandle

…Center, which occupies the same red-brick storefront that once housed Harris Drug Store, where Woody worked as a soda jerk….

Dive In!

Dive In!

…a soda and soaked up sun on the front deck, planning a return trip. American Diving offers trips that include…

Texas BBQ: The Meat of the Matter

Texas BBQ: The Meat of the Matter

…little cardboard bowls he’d give me to sample—lunch with soda crackers and longhorn cheese. The aroma drew folks to the…

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