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    Sweet Memories

    Visits to panaderías for pan dulce create cherished family bonds in Mexican American culture


    Burgs in a New Land

    175 years ago, a wave of German immigrants transformed the Texas Hill Country


TCP Talk

    Web Extras

    December 2020 Web Extras

    Find exclusive online content from this issue

    Finish This Sentence

    The Best Christmas Gift I Ever Got Was …

    Here are the many ways readers finished this sentence

    Hit the Road With Chet Garner

    Ghost Town Hangout

    Terlingua’s Starlight Theatre draws a crowd

    TCP Kitchen

    The Main Event

    Special touches and flavors make for exceptional holiday meals

    December 2020 Photo Contest

    Focus on Texas: On Wheels

    Readers are on a roll this month, showing they get around in all sorts of ways


    Twinkle, Twinkle

    Some of the topics we looked into while you were reading last month’s issue

    Footnotes in Texas History

    He Gave Us the Stars

    An eccentric banker funded the McDonald Observatory against family wishes

    Texas USA


    A mysterious musical presence sometimes intrudes upon a Houston library’s stillness


    Hooked on Worms

    Growing up with an unabated work ethic while stooping low in the rain


    Winterize for Savings and Safety

    A small investment of time can pay big dividends this winter

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