In the Jan/Feb 99 Cigar Aficionado


John Travolta



Up Front

Editors' Note
A New Threat in Senate

Letters
Out of the Humidor

Features

Hotels
Marriott Plaza Hotel, Buenos Aires

The Tremont Hotel, Chicago, Illinois

Smoking
Smoking on the Back Porch

Cover
Class Acting
With remarkable candor, John Travolta talks about the highs and lows of his tumultuous and fascinating career—and what he's learned along the way.
Golf
Hawaii: A Rainbow of Golf

Gambling
Backgammon Hustler
In the Jet-Set World of Little Ivory Disks, Impeccable Manners are Essential When Separating a Fool and His Money
Sports
Bloodsport
New Zealand's All Blacks Prove That You Don't Need a Prep School Pedigree to Dominate the Rugby World
Style
Return of the Smoking Jacket
The Venerable Old Smoking Jacket Has a Place in the Gentleman's Wardrobe
Collecting
The Paper Chase
For Autograph Collectors, the Search for Signatures Is Singularly Satisfying
Jewelry
Bejeweled History
For a Century, Van Cleef & Arpels Has Been Creating Distinctive Jewelry for the Rich and Famous
Dining
X.O. Cafe, Providence, Rhode Island

A Portrait in Design
Restaurant Architect Adam Tihany Captures Personality in His Work, Redefining the Spaces in Which We Live
Fishing
Casting Call
Sublime Trout Fishing Draws Hollywood Heavyweights, Power Brokers and Ted Turner to Patagonia's Traful River

Cigars

Profile
Lights! Camera! Cigars!
Actor Michael Lerner makes certain that in his many character roles, a cigar is often at hand.
Glorious George
A Century After His Birth, George Gershwin's Music--From "Summertime" to "Embraceable You," Rhapsody in Blue to Porgy and Bess--is Attracting New Generations of Fans
Industry
Tobacco Mecca
Indonesia's East Java Continues To Produce Fine Tobacco Despite its Troubled Economy
Interview
Interview: Frank Llaneza of Villazon
A discussion with the president of Villazon & Co., makers of Hoyo de Monterrey and Punch.


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