Issue Date: August 1974; Volume LXXXII, No. 2, Whole No. 489
A Short History of Tape Abuse ... Brock Brower.
That [Expletive Deleted] Senator Lowell Weicker from Connecticut Bice Clemow.
I Improved My Image ... Jerry Bowles.
Bronson Speak! You Listen! ... Roger Ebert. (OR else run like hell). Charles Bronson is said to be the world's most popular movie star." Article, full page painting by
Look, Mao! I'm Touring! ... Richard Joseph.
The Woman -- Claire Boothe Luce ... Helen Lawrenson. [LONG, intersting article about a fascinating woman, with full page photo and others.]
France on $1,000 a Year ... Thomas A. Williams.
Sarah McClendon's Favorite Sitting Ducks.
Kidney Stone ... Richard Selzer.
How I See Dudley Moore ... Peter Cook. "He is selfish, greedy, and vain -- a perfectly rounded human being."
How I See Peter Cook ... Dudley Moore. "He can be like the flasher...who wants to see the lady indignant but has no interest in having her."
Somebody Out There Hates Me ... Jean Stafford.
Their Arts Belong to Dada.
Shlop! Or, the true history of the Pie in the face ... Fritz Lyon.
Here's Looking at You.
Do Not Worry About the Bear ... Michael Rogers.
Preparation for a Collie ... Joy Williams.
FEATURE.:Valerie Harper Spins Off ... Gerald Clarke.
POTABLES:Call of the Mild.
WEARABLES:Europe: Eye on Fall.
Arnold Gingrich's Page: Eighth Annual "Business inthe Arts" Awards.
Films ... John Simon.
The Sound and the Fury.
Writing ... Rust Hills.
Hanging Out ... Robert Alan Aurthur.
Travel Notes ... Richard Joseph.
Recordings ... Martin Mayer.
Backstage with Esquire.
Books ... Malcolm Muggeridge.
Sports ... Roger Kahn.