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Young at Heart: Young People's Chorus, 'Mary Poppins' and more

When the message comes from Turk and Christy Pipkin, you listen.

They told of a summer party. One at the grand Lake Austin estate of… 404 palabras más

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Count on it: Someday, I will call it 'Petticoat Junction' by mistake

I had fun reporting and writing about Petticoat Fair, the lingerie outfit run by three generations of an Austin family.

Yet it is almost impossible for me to rid my mind of associations with the the 1960s sitcom “Petticoat Junction.” 193 palabras más

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Watch funny Texas movies with live music

The Texas Archive of the Moving Image, a precious resource, will stage something fresh: A public screening of its vintage films with live local music from… 26 palabras más

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Hearing from a Gabour family member about the UT Tower shootings

We’ve heard from dozens of readers who wanted to share their stories about Aug. 1, 1966, when Charles Whitman‘s horrific spree from the University of Texas Tower… 310 palabras más

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In 2007, we profiled 100 Austin coffee shops

In 2007, we proposed a series titled “10,000 Coffee Shops.” We found only 100 around Austin, but it felt like 10,000. Our point: That in the 1980s, there had only been three such spots here! 5.523 palabras más

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Expert to talk on old, rare postcards, especially from Texas

Recently, we headed out northwest of Dripping Springs to see Ken Wilson, a retired jewelry maker who is an expert in postcards, especially from the early 20th century, when they were the Facebook, Instagram and emails of their day. 116 palabras más

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