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November 2, 2001

Volume 21, Number 9

 
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  • Not Just Plain Vanilla

    You may have noticed the neon deco sign on the roof of the Adams Extract Company's distinctively low-slung Moderne building, set back from I-35 just south of Slaughter Lane and rather dramatically surrounded by prairie grassland. What you might not know, Food writer MM Pack explains, is that, unlike Betty Crocker, there really is a Mr. Adams and he still makes the extracts from top-secret family formulas.

    BY MM PACK

  • Food-o-File

    Virginia B. Wood on this week's events and news in Austin's culinary life

    BY VIRGINIA B. WOOD

  • Second Helpings: Sushi -- Part Two

    Wes Marshall completes his survey of Austin's sushi restaurants.
music
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  • Page Two

    Gus Garcia is not simply the best choice for mayor on this slate but the best choice for mayor, regardless; Austin needs roads, but the road propositions that go before the electorate Tuesday are bad politics; the war in Afghanistan is a terrible misstep that played into the terrorists' hands and will have devastating consequences for our community; the Chronicle co-sponsored "Eat Drink Watch Movies" series starts Thursday.

    BY LOUIS BLACK

  • Postmarks

    Our own little Gaza Strip, and the Halloween (Gas) Mask is taken to task.
  • Letters at 3AM

    Sometime in the wee hours of September 12, George W. Bush realized that he is the President of United States and rose from his previous ineffectuality to meet the occasion.

    BY MICHAEL VENTURA

  • Mr. Smarty Pants

    Shadows on the wall of your mind's fleeting cave

    BY MR. SMARTY PANTS

  • After a Fashion

    Your Style Avatar revels in his New York state of mind, having just visited our noble Big Apple. Come along for the ride.

    BY STEPHEN MACMILLAN MOSER

  • Day Trips

    The Amon Carter Museum has a new, modern look, but it's still the same old great place to get culture.

    BY GERALD E. MCLEOD

  • To Your Health

    I started taking a mushroom extract a few months ago on the recommendation of a friend, and I do feel better. What is in there that could make a difference?

    BY JAMES HEFFLEY, PH.D.

  • Coach's Corner

    Coach's pre-season glance at the NBA: the Spurs are overrated and on their way down; Michael Jordan is overrated and already down; but the real season doesn't stat for another half-year anyway, so does anyone really care?

    BY ANDY "COACH" COTTON

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