To Comfort The Afflicted
And Afflict The Comfortable

To Comfort The Afflicted And Afflict The Comfortable

Sunday, October 24, 2021

Observercast

Oldster Passions, Hipster Fans, Long Lives

on

BY FROMA HARROP The weekend obits toasted two American originals who died in their 90s. Both dedicated their many hours to preserving bygone technologies – in one case typewriters and in the other vinyl records. Both would have closed shop sooner were it not for young hipsters, raised on the digital, seeing novelty and beauty […]
To access this post, you must purchase PRINT ONLY, DIGITAL ONLY, TOTAL ACCESS or ACCESS 30.
Arnold Hamilton
Arnold Hamilton became editor of The Observer in September 2006. Previously, he served nearly two decades as the Dallas Morning News’ Oklahoma Bureau chief. He also covered government and politics for the San Jose Mercury News, the Dallas Times Herald, the Tulsa Tribune and the Oklahoma Journal.