April 1982

Regular Features
20Publisher's Letter: Tennis, Anyone? / By Milton W. Jones
23Comment: The Reader's Forum
24Sandscript: Of Mayors And Issues And Cabbages And Kings / By Bob Vivian
26Psl Informant: Snippets Of News Around Town
28Closeups: People Worth Reading About
97Palm Springs Life's Guide: Interesting Things To Do / By Jill Borak
162Art: Francoise Gilot Weaves Philosophy With Her Work / By William Hemmerdinger
164Art: Viva El Arte Mexicano!: Mexican Masters At B. Lewin Gallery / By William Hemmerdinger
166Gallery Scene: What's Showing At Local Galleries
177Cosmetique: Wise Words About Light / By Maggi Miller
179Books & Authors: From Deep In The Heart Of Texas To Jolly Old England / By Roy Newquist
183Tax Talk: Tips On Tax Returns / By Howard Gordon
185Stocks: What'll It Be Stocks Or Bonds? / By Robert A. Mamis
187Ask Eliot Janeway: This Month's Investment Advice / By Eliot Janeway
190Astrological Forecast: Tips For Aries And Others / By Jean Farman
191Around Town: Great Parties And Gala Balls / By Rosemary Cox
207Estates & Properties: A Great Selection Of Homes
208Shopper's Bazaar: Gifts And Souvenirs To Take Home
Special Interest
33How To Raise A Tennis Superstar: The Price Kids Pay To Be The Best / By Steve Delsohn
35Arthur Ashe: On Becoming The Best / By Steve Delsohn
36Rod Laver: Reflections Of A Tennis Great / By Steve Delsohn
38On The Courts: Where To Play The Game In The Valley
45Kay Obergfel: The Mover And Shaker Everyone Loves / By Norma Lee Browning
49Rodeo Drive: A Special Supplement
169Bread: One Could Almost Live On Bread Alone / By Mary Blaber & Marty Edge

ABOUT THE COVER: Tennis buffs Debra Cole and Deane Pearcy are part of an ever-increasing group of players who are discovering the magic properties of the Coachella Valley as a tennis paradise. Photo by Sid Moles.


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