June/july 1980

Volume 31
Issue 4

Features 

A Texas Pioneer’s Unusual Gift to His City

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The safest, fastest, most convivial operation in the annals of espionage

For more than a century, the august members of this San Francisco body have enjoyed a unique, all-male midsummer night’s dream

The mob was at the palace gates; her husband was already a prisoner; the servants were stealing imperial treasures before her eyes; Empress Eugénie turned to the one man in France she could trust—Dr. Thomas W. Evans of Lancaster, Pa.

A trooper’s firsthand account of an adventure with the
Indian-fighting army in the American Southwest

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His newly discovered diary reveals how the President saw the conference that ushered in the Cold War

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The Ordeal of Robert Hutchings Goddard

The first transcontinental auto trip began with a casual wager and ended sixty-five bone-jarring days later

June/july 1980

Departments 

AMERICAN CHARACTERS

AMERICAN-MADE

LETTER FROM THE EDITOR

READERS’ ALBUM