Cathy Schechter lives in Austin. She is the co-author of
Deep in the Heart: The Lives and Legends of Texas Jews
, and wrote the first article about Austin for the
. She is at work on a novel.
Lyndon Johnson Was Scheduled To Visit My Austin Shul the Day After Kennedy Died
But in December 1963, the new president made up the date, honoring a long Jewish friendship
· November 18, 2013