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Flying on Peanuts

If you're heading to Thailand to escape the winter blues, you're in for bargains as two more cut-rate airlines enter its market. Last month, Malaysia-based...

Television: Pass the Peanuts

Even before the new TV season began, most critics viewed it with alarm. As it unfolded, many saw eye to eye with the Variety headline: NEW TELEVISION SEASON A...

REAL ESTATE: Peanuts & Bananas

Real-Estate Juggler William Zeckendorf is a man who likes to "turn peanuts into bananas." Last year, hoping to turn the trick again, he started work on a $35...

Science: Peanuts in the Sky

For nearly a decade, radio astronomers have recorded the telltale signals emitted by a streamer of hydrogen clouds off the far edge of the Milky Way. Most...

CAMBODIA: Corn & Peanuts

The advantages of being a Nehru-type "neutralist" were altogether too tempting for Cambodia's Prince Norodom Sihanouk, 34, whose intentions sometimes exceed...

Show Business: Plenty of Peanuts

Now that the big quiz shows have been found wanting and the big quizmasters have found subpoena servers waiting, neither the clerk with the photographic memory...

OIL: Peanuts Under the Patio

Oil fever had Los Angeles in a sweat. To the joy of some and the rage of many, the city council last week voted to allow drilling in some residential areas...

Sport: Pirates & Peanuts

Bags of peanuts in hand, Bing Crosby and three little Crosbys clumped into the dressing room of the spring-training Pittsburgh Pirates. Said Part-Owner (25%)...

Chinese Peanuts

Southern peanut planters have little economic reason to thank Archdeacon Thompson or Dr. Charles R. Mills of the American Presbyterian Mission to China...

Business: Tom's Peanuts

On the New York Curb is listed the stock of a company engaged in manufacturing patented egg-containers. Another operates whaling vessels. Others make camel's...

A Brief History of Peanuts

When Alex Davis was 2 years old, he pointed to a drawing his father had done and exclaimed, "Snoopy!" The problem: his father was Jim Davis, the creator of...