In the Mar/Apr 98 Cigar Aficionado


Sylvester Stallone



Up Front

Editors' Note
Cigar Industry Launches An Agressive Campaign

Letters
Out of the Humidor

Features

Profile
Stage Struck
A funny thing happened on Tony winner Jerry Zak's way to med school: he became a Broadway director.
Last of the Line
Stephen Baldwin, the youngest of Hollywood's four Baldwin Brothers, takes cigars seriously, not acting.
Hotels
The Boca Raton Resort and Club, Boca Raton, Florida

Cover
Stallone II
After years of muscling his way across the screen, Sylvester Stallone seeks a different label: serious actor.
Golf
Golfing in Puerto Rico
Forsaken for 500 years, Puerto Rico Finally Fulfills Its Promise as a Golfer's Eden
Gambling
The World Series of Poker
Our Man Comes Within a Hair Of a Seat in Poker's Grandest Event
Sports
Stuck In The Middle: Darts
Despite Recently Added Glitz and Hoopla, Darts in Britain Remains a Sport of Accuracy, Smoke and Beer
Cars
Havana's Auto Heaven
On the Streets of the Gas-Rationed Cuban Capital, '57 Chevys and Classic De Sotos Are Still a Common Sight
Places
Hotel Grande Bretagne, Athens

Watches
Father Time: Swiss Watches
With 243 Years of Experience, Swiss Watchmaker Vacheron Constantin Continues to Push the Horology Envelope
Style
Tasseled Loafers
With Its 50th Anniversary, a Classic Shoe Proves It's Not Light in the Loafers
Art
Pop Goes The Easel: Pop Art
From Andy Warhol's Soup Cans to Roy Lichtenstein's Comic Strips, Pop Art Gave New Life to the Question: What Is Art?
Collecting
All That Glitters: Coin Collecting
There's Money to Be Had in Coin Collecting, But You Must Choose Wisely
Drink
The Art Of Wine And Cigars
Distinguished and In Demand, Caymus Cabernet Sauvignon is the Product of One Family's dogged Determination
Dining
Palace Court, Caesar's Palace, Las Vegas

Hamiltons, New York-New York Hotel And Casino, Las Vegas

Cigars

Venues
Shelley's Back Room, Washington, D.C.

Industry
Tabacalera's American Gambit
A Madrid-based cigar giant buys a foothold in the U.S. market.
The CA Interview: Austin McNamara

After The Gold Rush: Dominican Giants Roar Back
Leading Dominican Cigar Companies Take Back The Retail Shelves as Newcomers Struggle
Culture
Great Moments
Winning Over A Father-In-Law To Be
Storing Cigars
We explore the ways cigar aficionados can maintain the freshness of their cigars


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