In the Nov/Dec 98 Cigar Aficionado


John F. Kennedy



Up Front

Editors' Note
The Truth Comes Out

Letters
Out of the Humidor

Features

Profile
From Left to Write
Libertarian curmudgeon and author P.J. O'Rourke muses about fatherhood at 50, the politics of cigar smoking, and why economics is funny.
Hotels
Hotel Vernet, Paris, France

The Pierre, New York City

Tribute
Really The Blues
An American Original, This Music Born of Heartbreak But Full of Joy Is Ultimately Simple Yet Hard to Define
Cigars
Underhand About Secondhand
A Federal Judge Rules that the EPA Put Politics Before Science in their Report that Called Secondhand Smoke a Killer
Cover
JFK Revisited
A noted historian and Kennedy Administration insider refutes the revisionist version of JFK's legacy.
Golf
Grand Old Golf
The Courses of the Storied Eastern Resorts Offer a Primer in the Game's History to Those Who Play On Them
Gambling
The World Series of Poker
Our Gambling Expert's Trip to the Big Leagues Ends With a Lesson in Hardball
Cars
Porsche Panache
For 50 Years, Germany's Preeminent Sports-Car has Created Noble Speedsters Built for Style, Mystique and Performance
Style
Fashion: American Dreams
Think All the Best Clothes Come From Europe? Just Look at These Home-Grown Classics
Collecting
Land Ho! Antique Maps
Used for Centuries to Navigate Routes Over Earth and Sea, Antique Maps Now Attract a host of Collectors--and a Few Thieves
Drink
Single-Malt Scotches
So Many Single-Malt Scotches, but Which Dram Do We Drink?
Dining
Caviar Cachet
Once Plentiful and Cheap, the Sturgeon Roe Craved by Czars Increases in Demand as the Politics of Procurement Become More Byzantine
Maestro of the Myriad
Restaurateur Drew Nieporent owns and operates a veritable dining empire and shows no signs of abdicating his throne.
Alonzo & Berlin's Lobster House, Key West, Florida

Printer's Row, Chicago, Illinois

Cigars

Industry
Family Matters—The Perez Tobacco Growers
For the Perez family of Miami's A.S.P. Enterprises Inc., tobacco growing is more than just a career—it's in the genes.
Interview
Carlos Fuente
Carlos Fuente Jr. has become one of the most recognizable people in the cigar business. While at the helm of Tabacalera A. Fuente y Cia., he has seen the company rise to one of the preeminent positions in the industry.


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