Oak Cliff History

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Oak Cliff business tycoon C.R. McHenry collaborated with Texas billionaire and later Hollywood producer, Howard Hughes to fulfill his dream…

Ken Holmes on Bonnie and Clyde

The September issue of the Oak Cliff Advocate features a story about Ken Holmes, the 1971 Kimball High School graduate…

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Most golf aficionados wouldn’t think of Oak Cliff as having much of a golf history. They would be wrong. For…

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Ah, high school! Now those were the days. It seems the class reunion trend is gaining strength and becoming increasingly…

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Christmas in the mid-1950s was a magical time full of beauty, wonder and suspense, and like most American children, I…

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My 1950s world had no big-box stores. And when September arrived and school resumed, we didn’t head for the mall,…

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Who doesn’t like donuts? Probably no one. These yummy little fried pastries drenched in a heavy sugar glaze bring smiles…