August 1987

20Requiem For Marilyn: Excerpts From Photographer Bruno Bernard's Book On Marilyn Monroe / By Bruno Bernard
22Marilyn: A Lifelong Romance Through The Lens Of Bernard Of Hollywood / By W.h. Bowart
24Fashion: As Time Goes By Casablanca Plays It Again At The Chi-chi Club / By Margo Lawrence & Joseph Pronobis
86How High The Tram: The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway Gets Spruced Up, Swiss-style / By Rob Wengert
10Editor's Note: We Remember Norma Jean / By Rebecca Kurtz
14Comment: Red-hot Letter Days
16Psl Informant: Gambling, Golden Anniversaries, Golf & Tennis Tourneys
18Closeup: On Quotable Notables
33Palm Springs Life's Desert Guide: All The August Happenings / By Donna Curran
67Gallery Scene: The Art Of August
69Around Town: The Barbara Sinatra Telethon & More / By Margo Lawrence
78Kpsl Program Guide: Radio 1010 Am, 101.1 Fm Cable Selections
87Shoppers Bazaar: Summer Sales And Sensations
88Starstruck: Leo The Mane Man / By Paris Troy

ABOUT THE COVER: This month marks the 25th anniversary of the death of Marilyn Monroe. The cover, photographed by famed Hollywood photographer Bruno Bernard, is an unpublished work made available to Palm Springs Life by the late Bernard. (Related stories pages 20,22.)


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