August 1983

Regular Features
12Publisher's Letter: Hats Off To "red" And Summer's Last Hurrah / By Milton W. Jones
14Comment: Our Readers Speak To Us
17Sandscript: Ideas For The Would-be Rich / By Bob Vivian
18The Sporting Life: Confessions Of A Teenage Vendor / By Steve Delsohn
19Closeups: You Should Meet These Folks
22Psl Informant: What Our Ears Hear
28Gallery Scene: Artworks About The Town
40Fashion: Color The Summer Brightly / By Maggi Miller
49Palm Springs Life's Guide: What's Going On In August / By Jill Borak
81Books & Authors: A Nun And Changing Habits / By Roy Newquist
83Tax Talk: Marriage And Your Taxes / By Howard Gordon
85Stocks: The Bull Is Pawing Around / By Robert A. Mamis
87Around Town: The Season Bids A Slow Adieu / By Rosemary Cox
96Shopper's Bazaar: Special Things To Buy
Special Interest
23The Walco Phenomenon: Ed Walpert's Muhammad And The Mountain Comes To Him / By Jonathan Randolph
30Mover & Shaker Red Motley: Master Of Praise And A "thank You" / By Bob Vivian
34Wild And Pure: Nearby Wilderness Areas For All To Enjoy / By Sharon Apfelbaum

ABOUT THE COVER: Hidden Valley in the Joshua Tree National Monument was once a place for rustlers to hide stolen cattle. Now you can visit it as one of the area's natural wilderness attractions. See story page 34. Photo by Larry Battistello.

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