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Fall 1993

Volume XIX No. 1 (Fall 1993)


Editors' Page iv

Nonfiction

Titles Page Number
Archives of Southwestern Writers: Robert Flynn's North to Yesterday Correspondence
Richard A. Holland
7
Willa Cather's Other Story of the Southwest
Marilyn Arnold
27
"True Grit and all the Rest": The Expression of Regional and Individual Identity in Molly Ivins's Discourse
Judith Mattson Bean
35
One Day in the Life of a South Texas Juror
Jan Epton Seale
47

Fiction

Titles Page Number
Breaking the Silence: The Missing Pages in Rolando Hinajosa's The Useless Servants
Jaime Armin Mejia
57
Spanish Fly
Ezuing Campbell
69
Cancan
Carolyn Osborn
73

Poetry

Titles Page Number
Walking with Grandfather
Robert A. Fink
83
The Parlor
Robert A. Fink
84
Hunger
Carol Coffee Reposa
86
New Year's Eve: A Retrospect
Carol Coffee Reposa
87
Grading in Las Vegas
Carol Coffee Reposa
88

Reviews

Titles Page Number
Streets of Laredo by Larry McMurtry
Mark Busby
91
Ace of Hearts: The Westerns of Zane Grey by Arthur G. Kimball
Ramona Lucius
93
So Far from God by Ana Castillo
Jaime Armin Mejia
94
Abner Cook, Master Builder on the Texas Frontier by Kenneth Hafertep
Pamela O'Connor
95
Nesting Birds of the Coastal Islands: A Naturalist's Year on Galveston Bay by John C. Dyes
Robert O'Connor
97
The Roadrunner by Wyrnan Meinzer
Robert O'Connor
99
The Wind in a Jar by John Farella
Domino Perez
100
The Masked Bobwhite Rides Again by John Alcock
Michele Pierce
102
Ranch Wife by Jo Jeffers
Mary Powell
103
Bad Hand: A Biography of General Ranald S. Mackenzie by Charles M. Robinson III
Clay Reynolds
105
The Fus Fixico Letters by Alexander Posey
Marie Schein
106
Counting Sheep: 20 Ways of Seeing Desert Bighorn by Gary Nabhan
Kimberlee Sneed
108
A Guide to the Historical Geography of New Spain by Peter Gerhard
The Southeast Frontier of New Spain by Peter Gerhard
The North Frontier of New Spain by Peter Gerhard
Jesus F. de la Teja
110
Life of Robert Hall: Indian Fighter and Veteran of Three Great Wars by "Brazos"
Jesus F. de la Teja
112
Contributors 114