In the Nov/Dec 97 Cigar Aficionado


Pierce Brosnan



Up Front

Editors' Note
Five Years of Pleasure

Letters
Out of the Humidor

Features

Profile
Thriving Miss Daisy
From MTV Veejay to Model to Actress to Talk Show Host, Daisy Fuentes Is Always Seeking New Worlds to Conquer
Hotels
Highlands Inn, Carmel, California

Hotel Claris, Barcelona, Spain

Smoking
Whose Life Is It?

Cigars
Hedging Stress
Cigars Ease the Tension for the Big Dogs on Chicago's Futures Exchanges
Cover
Brosnan. Pierce Brosnan.
Pegged as the best Bond since Sean Connery, the former "Remington Steele" star takes a hard look at himself.
Golf
Fairways to Heaven
Backyard Golf Course Owners Find There's No Place Like Home
Gambling
Mega Sports
An exciting new type of parimutuel Sports Betting Is fast Becoming The World's Biggest Office Pool
Travel
Into Africa
From photo safaris to rhino wake-up calls, Africa beckons with gripping wildlife experiences
Cars
Auto Hypnosis
If You're in the Market for the Planet's Priciest Production Cars, Look No Further
Style
Buttoned Up
While They Don't Come Cheap, Custom-Fit Shirts Can Be a Bargain
Art
Art Underfoot
A Carefully Chosen Oriental Rug Can Give a Lifetime of Pleasure
Jewelry
Platinum Blind

Dining
Food of the Gods
Since the Days of the Aztecs, No Food Has Incited More Passion than Chocolate
Fourways, Paget, Bermuda

City Wine & Cigar Co., New York City

Fishing
Goin' for Bones
Stalking bone fish (and dodging sharks) in the bahama flats is fly fishing's noblest pursuit
History
The Man Who Lit Up the World
Thomas Alva Edison is best known for inventing the electric light, but in his smoke-filled laboratories he created a host of other technological marvels.
Planes
Radio Flyers
Remote-Control Model Planes Combine art and Engineering in Miniature Versions of The Real Thing

Cigars

Profile
Dancing Free
Two decades after his great leap westward, Mikhail Baryshnikov is still footloose.
Industry
Dominican Flowers
A Relative Newcomer to the Cigar Industry, La Flor Dominicana Is Taking Root and Blooming
The Barn
Raised in a Family of Florida Shade Tobacco Farmers, the Author Fights To Save a Piece of That Past
News
Smoking with the Enemy
As One Cigar Aficionado Discovered, U.S.customs is playing hardball with smugglers of Cuban cigars
Interview
Talk with Falk
Versatile actor Peter Falk returns to his role as the legendary cigar smoking sleuth, Columbo.
Culture
Law and the Cigar
Cigars and lawyers have a long and close history
A Key to History
A New Museum Recalls a Time When Key West Was Cigar Central


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