In the May/Jun 97 Cigar Aficionado


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Up Front

Editors' Note
Scare Tactics

Letters
Out of the Humidor

Features

Hotels
Mount Nelson Hotel, Capetown, South Africa

El San Juan Hotel, San Juan, Puerto Rico

Cigars
Making The Cut: Cigar Cutters

Cover
Combustible Woods
An incendiary afternoon with reformed bad boy James Woods.
Golf
Golfing with the Guru
Dave Pelz's Short Game Schools Help Golfers Put Their Shots on the Green, and Into the Cup
Gambling
The Secret Life Of A Bookie
Not All the Big Bets Are on Wall Street
Sports
Fame Jam
Making millions for NBA Stars: the high-powered world of super agents David Falk, Curtis Polk and Mike Higgins.
Life In The Fast Lane: Vintage Auto Racing
In Vintage Auto Racing, It Isn't Whether You Win or Lose--It's How You Run the Race
Cars
A Jaguar With Bite: Britain's Classic Sports Car
Reviving the Spirit--and Growl--of Britain's Classic Sports Car
Style
The Complete Wardrobe
Getting Down to Basics for a High-Quality Wardrobe
The World's Best Hats
A Search for the World's Greatest Hatmaker Ends in Italy
Hobbies
Striking A Chord: Used Pianos
With the Prices of New Grand Pianos Reaching the High Notes, High-Quality Used Pianos Have Become an Increasingly Attractive Alternative
Collecting
Stuck On Stamps
The Thrill of the Chase Keeps Collectors Stuck on Stamps
Dining
Pied a Terre, London

Angelo and Maxie's Steakhouse, New York City

Coffee
Java Lust
If It Were Up to John Martinez, Everyone Would Be Drinking Estate Coffee
History
Master Of The Horn
Genius, player, teacher, jester—Dizzy Gillespie was all that jazz.

Cigars

Profile
Grand Yankee
Brooklyn-Bred Joe Torre steers the Yankees to a world championship, overcoming personnel troubles and personal trauma.
Industry
The First Family of Tobacco
For decades, the Oliva family of Tampa, Florida, has been supplying tobacco to many of the world's top makers of premium cigars.
Q&A
An Interview with Ernesto Perez-Carrillo
Owner, El Credito Cigar Co., makers of La Gloria Cubana, La Hoja Selecta, El Rico Habano and Dos Gonzales cigars.
Culture
Great Moments
Of Davidoffs and Land Rovers and The Trophy of Camels


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