Subject:

Sigman Byrd

  • Blogs

    November 20, 2009

    Houston 101: Sig Byrd, Houston's King of True-Life Noir

    ‚ÄčOf all the columnists in the history of Houston journalism, Sigman Byrd was easily the darkest and the most literary. From the late 1940s to the early '60s, Byrd wrote a column called The Stroller for the old daily Houston Press and later, briefly for the Chronicle. He always much favored the ci ... More >>

  • News

    November 24, 1994
  • News

    November 10, 1994

    The Lost Houston of Sig Byrd

    Forty years ago, one writer captured our city better than any before or since. Now he's forgotten. And the Houston he saw? All but gone.

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