The Press: Mr. Culture

Readers of the Dallas News (circ. 163,212) sometimes wonder whether they have a symphony orchestra, civic theater and a dozen other cultural organizations for them to enjoy, or just to give the News's Amusements Editor John Rosenfield something to write about. The fact is that culture in Dallas has blossomed like a rose on the dry plains of the Southwest, thanks largely to Rosenfield. A secondary result is that his column and reviews are among the best-read of News features.

Since he became amusements editor 25 years ago, "Rosy" Rosenfield has continuously beaten the...

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