The Austin Chronicle
Volume 15 Number 5 September 29, 1995

Cover photograph by Michael Crawford



Page Two by Margaret Moser
The Straight Dope by Cecil Adams
Letters at 3AM by Michael Ventura
News of the Weird by Chuck Shepherd
Public Notice by S. Emerson Moffat
Benefits Calendar


Eric Mitchell
An ill-mannered approach to redevelopment
by Alex de Marban

Central Park
A complex proposal for the compact city
by Amy Smith
Sidebar: Crazy for the Asylum Grounds

Environs by Robert Bryce

AISD Notebook by Roseana Auten

Council Watch by Alex de Marban

Naked City Edited by Audrey Duff

the arts

Smells Like Team Spirit
The unbearable ineptness of being Dad
by Bill Crawford

El Sol y La Luna
A bright new dining spot on Congress Ave.
by Tom Philpott

Dinner with Diego's Daughter
by Virginia B. Wood


Leisure Leaves
Finishing up summer reading
by Robin Bradford

Artist Thomas Mann at Clarksville Pottery
by Rebecca Levy

Not "Just for Laughs"
Austin comics score at Montreal's comedy fest
by Robert Faires
Sidebar: Hardwick's Deal


Asylum St. Spankers
Acoustically, "The way god intended..."
by Al Kaufman

A union of peanut butter-and-chocolate proportions
by Chris Gray
Review: Stellar Sonic Solutions

Dancing About Architecture
by Ken Lieck


Live Shots

calendar listings

Film Listings
Film Times

Music Recommended
City Beat Music Listings
AM 15 Listings

arts & events
Performance, Galleries, Litera, Misc.


Day Trips by Gerald E. McLeod
Coach's Corner by Andy "Coach" Cotton
About AIDS courtesy AIDS Services of Austin
Hearth & Soul by Suzy Banks
Mr. Smarty Pants by R.U. Steinberg