October 2011

In This Issue

Style - Fashion for Fall

A Midtown Jewel

The Williamson-Cooper House celebrates its first century in splendid fashion.

In The Beginning

Overton Park Puzzle

Ballistics Expert

The Gray Man: at it again; set for the big screen.

A New Era

Has Memphis reached a turning point in how it runs the Shelter?

Taking a Stand

One woman’s memories of “Wednesdays in Mississippi,” 
a project that bridged gaps of region and race.

With a Twist

Bartenders are giving new looks and tastes to old-fashioned cocktails.

Singing the Blues

For too long, Memphis hasn’t taken full advantage of its musical heritage. That’s about to change.

It's Personal

Why we are passionate about supermarkets.

The General

Meet Amy Weirich, Shelby County’s first female district attorney.

Take Five

Steve Cropper pays tribute to The 5 Royales, and Stax cohort Packy Axton finally gets his due.

Home Cooking

The Elegant Farmer gets an upscale, seasonal twist.