PAN-AM CENTENNIAL
SPECIAL SECTION

They Wore It Well
A special fashion shoot on location at the Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural National Historic Site, complete with circa 1901 clothing.
Photographed by Jim Bush
To Preserve and Extend: The Pan-American Lives on Through its Collectors
Charles Rand Penney, Kerry Grant, and Fred Lavin explain how they caught the Pan-Am bug, and share their extensive collections.
By Darwin McPherson
Women of a Century
From Louise Blanchard Bethune to Muriel Howard, ten WNY women—one for each decade since 1901—worth celebrating.
By Annette Magid

Health and fitness
special section

Power Yoga
An ancient art gains new popularity. Yoga has always been there for many of us, but now there’s a legion of fans exploring its more aggressive byways
By Anna Geronimo Hausmann

Fat Gadgets
Sometimes it’s funny; sometimes it’s just sad. From weight-reducing glasses to electroshock therapy, the lengths people will go for the
magic bullet.
By Carrie Fascia

The Spree Health Makeover
As spring approaches, our makeover subject experiences setbacks, hard truths, and
new inspiration.
By Christina Bolich


INFO AT SPREE
Roam Buffalo; Collaborate with
Twain; Get Conventional with
Artists and Models.
By Elizabeth Licata and Carrie Fascia

ARTS
Exhibitions: Circa 1900
By Linda Levine
Music: Have Guitar will Travel
The Buffalo-Niagara Guitar Festival
By Brett Essler
Theater: Ten Reasons to
Get Ye to Stratford.
By Anthony Chase
Arts Profile: Ken Kaufmann
By Glen Gramigna
Art Preview: Toasters with Attitude
By Elizabeth Licata

FOOD & LIVING
The Great Indoors:
A Gracious Townhouse
Photographed by Jim Bush
Gardening: Chemical-Free Gardening
By Susan and Wayne Johnson
Health: Eyeing Lasik Surgery
By Kathryn Radeff
Personal Currency: Loan or Own
By Bruce Eaton
Technology: Digital Cameras
Come of Age
By Mark Webster
Chef’s Best: Late Night Dining
Mother’s, Tim’s Rendezvous, and
the Towne Restaurant
By Ann Blask
Cooking 101: Cooking in the
Pan-Am Era
By Joe George
Wine: Winedrinker, Heal Thyself
By Bernard Lederman

On the cover:
Models Aubrey Balcom and Jennifer Staub
wear circa 1901 clothing from the collection
of the Theodore Roosevelt National Inaugural Historic Site. They were photographed on
location at the Site. © Jim Bush