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Houstonian 1987 - The University. 1987. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. March 26, 2015. http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/25027/show/24672.

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(1987). Houstonian 1987 - The University. Houstonian Yearbook Collection. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/25027/show/24672

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Houstonian 1987 - The University, 1987, Houstonian Yearbook Collection, Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries, accessed March 26, 2015, http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/25027/show/24672.

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Title Houstonian 1987
Creator (Local)
  • Students of the University of Houston
Place of Creation (TGN)
  • Houston, Texas
Date 1987
Description This edition of the Houstonian, published in 1987, is the official yearbook of the University of Houston.
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  • College yearbooks
  • University of Houston
Language English
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  • Text
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Original Item Location Houstonian
Original Item URL http://library.uh.edu/record=b1158762~S11
Digital Collection Houstonian Yearbook Collection
Digital Collection URL http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb
Repository Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries
Repository URL http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections
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Transcript World War I fighter pilot who came in second to the Red Baron in kills. "Rickenbacker later became involved in car racing," Sam says. "Someone suggested that he build a car in his name. It didn't sell much." The next stop is another table filled with ceramics with a touch of Europe. "This is called the Copa De Monte. It means 'top of the mountain' in Italian," Diadone says. "They had a secret way of mixing beautiful pastel colors. To protect their secret, they built a workshop on top of a mountain so they could see anyone who was coming." Moving to an engraved china cabinet, Diadone takes out a piece of gold china. "This belonged to a bishop about 200 years ago. It was hand painted in 24-karat gold and each piece has a different hand painted cameo on it." Surveying his relics, Diadone admits that he wouldn't advise anyone to start collecting. "If I were them, I wouldn't because dealers and collectors have just about bought up the cream of the crop — the most desirable antiques you can find. What you used to be able to buy for $15 now costs $150." With changing prices come changing times. Ten years ago, Sam received a letter from UH offering him money for his 44