Texas Celebrity Cookbook, Texas Sesquicentennial Celebration, 1984: Hardcover cookbook with plastic comb binding compiled by Russell M. Gardner and F. Chris Farkas in honor of the Texas Sesquicentennial Celebration. Self-published by the Gardner-Farkas Press, Inc. 250 pages. Recipes provided by Lady Bird Johnson, Walter Cronkite, Carol Burnett, Senator Lloyd Bentsen, Mary Martin, Ann W. Richards, Kenny Rogers, Henry Cisneros, the King Ranch, Dan Rather, Larry King, Barbara Bush, Farrah Fawcett, Senator John Tower, Dale Evans Rogers, President Ronald Reagan, Nancy Reagan, and many others.
The cookbook opens with a brief history of the Alamo. Each chapter opens with the reproduction of a famous Texas painting, or a photograph of a famous Texas building, or a symbol of Texas history.
This copy is in as-if-new condition. It is from the fifth printing, 1986.
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