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Web Extras

May 2019 Web Extras

Find exclusive online content from this issue

Several stories in the May magazine feature Web Extras, with additional information and photos available online. Here are links to stories where you’ll find web-exclusive content in videos, slideshows with images and sidebars marked Web Extra.

This Little Piggy
If you’d like to help the pig rescues featured in our cover story, visit their websites, linked here. Plus find more photos of the adorable pigs.

Tom Lea’s War
Read about the Tom Lea Trail, places in Texas that feature works by the masterful El Paso artist. You’ll also find more of his stunning paintings from World War II in our slideshow.

Layer Cakes
Each month in 2019, we feature Retro Recipes, dishes from past issues of the magazine that Food Editor Paula Disbrowe tweaks and updates for current tastes. Check out the original Cider ’n’ Spice Cake recipe and the page that featured it in October 1977.

Higher Education
Texplorer Chet Garner imparts lessons on Alpine and the special desk atop Hancock Hill overlooking Sul Ross State University.

75th Anniversary Timeline: Electricity and Energy
We gathered many more events and milestones than we could fit in the magazine. Check out what else made headlines over the years. For example, an automated external defibrillator was used successfully on a human more years ago than you probably realize. And do you remember when Texas Instruments released the first handheld calculator?