Houston Mayor Lewis Cutrer and Fidel Castro, 1959. Different times back then. @HoustonChron photo.… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…
Of the thousands of Houston Chronicle and Houston Post photos I've seen, this one is probably in my Top 10. Here's a look at Muhammad Ali just after he defeated Ernie Terrell in 1967, the second of his four fights in the Astrodome. Chronicle photo by Richard Pipes.
In 1992, columnist Mickey Herskowitz looked back at Ali and his time in Houston.
The Gulf Freeway is shut down under a dusting of snow in this January 1973 photo. Despite this oppressive heat, rest assured it will get colder again...someday.
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30 years ago this month the Chronicle dropped in on Kiddie Wonderland. See what we found, and find out what else went on this month in the Bayou City, in today's "30 years ago" write-up.