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1996 Stories by Holly Mullen

Archives: 1997 | 1996 | 1995
  • Darling, you smell

    published December 12, 1996

    Las Colinas company which operates a rendering plant in southern Minnesota is under federal investigation for allegedly violating a number of... More >>

  • Dig 'em up, move 'em out

    published November 21, 1996

    Human remains from at least 40 unmarked graves dating back to pioneer days have been hastily excavated and reburied to clear the way for Columbus... More >>

  • Zero tolerance

    published November 14, 1996

    Wise County Attorney Stephen Hale thought his decision to routinely dismiss cases of misdemeanor pot possession made perfect legal and moral... More >>

  • Babes in Boyland

    published November 7, 1996

    In one corner: Tom Campitelli, 45 years old, 220 pounds, 6-foot-2, hiding his middle-age spread under baggy shirt and shorts, slow-footed and... More >>

  • Accidental scam

    published October 24, 1996

    When was the last time an adorable child sold you a raffle ticket for some charity fund raiser? When was the last time you actually heard who won... More >>

  • 'One, two, teeth, teeth, teeth!'

    published October 17, 1996

    Everything, really, was quite perfect. The Women's Council of The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden was gathering last month in the historic... More >>

  • Static Quo

    published September 19, 1996

    Fifty yards from the Fair Park Midway, and mere spitting distance from the landmark Texas Star Ferris wheel, sits a squat, putty-colored building.... More >>

  • Deadbeat update

    published August 8, 1996

    When last we checked in with Mica England and Ceslie Armstrong, founders of defunct Vary magazine ["Vary messy business," August 1], both women... More >>

  • Congressional hopeful Jerry Frankel has ideas, brains, and GUTS.

    published August 1, 1996

    For more than an hour now, the nice Jewish doctor from New Jersey has stood before a group of 17 people in the sunlit Horizon Unitarian... More >>

  • Vary messy business

    published August 1, 1996

    For nearly a year, Dallas graphic designer Steve Cox tried to collect what he was owed for helping produce Vary, a fat and glossy--though very... More >>

  • Playing Hardball

    published July 4, 1996

    Mark Linnear Hays sat beside his defense attorney in federal court two weeks ago, arms folded across his chest, face drawn and sullen. So... More >>

  • Blood and Feathers

    published June 6, 1996

    He was a fighting cock like no other, a proud black-and-white without a lick of fear. He took to the pit as if it were his kingdom, his opponent a... More >>

  • 'M' is for mad as hell

    published May 30, 1996

    Gather a group of McCommas and Monticello Avenue homeowners together, and traffic horror stories flow as steadily as the cars streaming through... More >>

  • How Low Can You Go?

    published May 9, 1996

    The man at the pulpit with the mass of neatly coiffed silver hair is speaking of sin and redemption, pleading with his flock to forgive him his... More >>

  • Wish Woman

    published April 4, 1996

    Sipping coffee at midmorning around Linda Terrell's kitchen table is strictly a "come as you are" proposition. She hands you a well-worn mug,... More >>

  • Against all odds

    published March 21, 1996

    Scrappy, self-assured, and quick with a quip, Dallas defense attorney Tom Mills has spent the better part of his 23-year career defending people... More >>

  • Out of bounds

    published March 7, 1996

    Among the parents living in the tidy, peaked-roof cottages of Dallas' 'M' Streets neighborhood, it has been fodder for gossip for months now: How... More >>

  • I thought it would be fun to run a magazine

    published February 8, 1996

    Picture a gangly 10-year-old kid--his brown hair tousled, his face dusted with freckles, and looking more than a little like Beaver... More >>

  • Prosecutor under fire

    published February 1, 1996

    It's barely daybreak on the 1996 political horizon, but maverick Wise County Attorney Stephen Hale is already facing opponents who want to assure... More >>

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