In the Mar/Apr 97 Cigar Aficionado


Wayne Gretzky



Up Front

Editors' Note
Cigars and Cyberspace

Letters
Out of the Humidor

Features

Profile
King of the Q & A
For more than three decades, David Frost has specialized in asking provocative, revealing questions of the rich and famous, the powerful and notorious, the crowned and renowned.
Cigars
Humidors: How They Stack Up
In This Rating of 42 Desk-top Humidors, the Old Saying Holds True: You Get What You Pay For
Cover
Lord of the Rink
After 18 seasons in the NHL, Wayne Gretzky still plays hockey with passion and drive.
Golf
The Emerald Greens: Golfing in Ireland
The Greens of Ireland For Golfers in Search of Great Courses with Little Pretension, the Emerald Isle Offers a Host of Choices
Gambling
Trump Cards: The U.S. Poker Championship
Trump Cards A Star-Studded Field and a "Baywatch" babe make Donald Trump's Inaugural U.S. Poker Championship a Rousing Success
Travel
Turnberry Isle Resort & Club, Aventura, Florida

Sports
Hook Games: Deepsea Sportfishing
Big game sportfishing is back. Popularized by literary legends Ernest Hemingway and Zane Grey in the first half of the century, the sport is enjoying a resurgence.
Places
Four Seasons Resort Nevis, Nevis

Gift Guide
One Stop Shopping
One Stop Shopping Busy Professionals Can Turn to These Department Stores for a Broad Range of Fine Men's Fashions
Watches
The Watchmaker's Art
Swiss Precision Franck Muller Creates Deliciously Complicated Wristwatches, and He's Hands-on All the Way
Style
Men's Cosmetics
About Face Cosmetic Surgery and Facial Products Are Not Just for Women Anymore
Hobbies
Canine Capers: Rearing A Champion Dog
A Breed Apart Rearing a Champion Dog Requires Hard Work, Patience—and Good Genes
Collecting
A Fine Line: The Joys of Fountain Pens
A Fine Line Fountain Pens Are the Civilized Answer to an Over-Faxed World
Jewelry
All That Glitters: Precious Gems
Primary Colors For Centuries, Rubies, Sapphires and Emeralds Have Put a Sparkle in People's Eyes
Dining
Botafumeiro, Barcelona

Manny's Steakhouse, Minneapolis

Wine
The California Wine Rush
California Dreamin' California Wine Grows Up in the Great '94 Vintage
History
Tiny Utopoias: Model Railroad Towns
Tiny Utopias Broadway Set Designer Clarke Dunham Creates Model Railroad Towns You'd Want To Live In
Silver Strings: Collecting Guitars
A Room Full Of Blues Archtops, Flattops, Strats and Penguins: Collecting America's Musical Heritage

Cigars

Industry
Tobacco In Amish Country
The Tobacco Farmers of Lancaster County Torn Between Tradition and a Changing World, Amish Farmers in Pennsylvania Cling to the Old Ways of Raising Tobacco
Cuba Report
Havana's New Cigar: Cuaba
Havana's Newest Cigar For the First Time in Three Decades, Cuba Is Launching a New Brand, the Figurado-shaped Cuaba
News
The El Producto Story
El Producto Once a Quality Handmade Cigar, George Burns' Favorite Smoke Has Fallen On Hard Times
Interview
Great Moments: Hemingway's Captain
A film producer gets the chance to travel to Cuba and meet Gregorio Fuentes, the man who had inspired two of Ernest Hemingway's most endearing characters.
Q&A
An Interview with Oscar Boruchin
Owner of Licenciados and 8-9-8 Collection cigars.
Culture
Old Boys' Clubs
Clubland Though Threatened by Changing Times, London's Gentlemen's Clubs Are Keeping Their Traditions Alive


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