December 1971

Regular Features
14Publisher's Letter
18Comment: An Open Line For Psl Readers
25Psl Informant: Facts For Observation, Speculation
30Around Town: The Fall/winter Season's Mad And Moveable Feast
58Fashion: The Luxe Life
71Art: Emil J. Kosa, Jr.: Special Showing By Kay Obergfel Art Enterprises
89Art: Gallery Scene: Variety Of Exhibits In Art Centers
90Close-up: Robert B. White, James Mckinley, Maxi Foote
95Food And Drink: Holiday Potables Plus Cures For The Day-after Blues
99Out Of The Fog: Christmas Scenes In San Francisco
101Stock Market: The News Media As A Message
105Films: Fiddler, Jennifer, Born To Win, El Topo
109Books In Review: "the Wonderful World Of W.a.c. Bennett" And Other Books For Giving
114Golf Tips For Gals: How To Hit Those "trouble Shots"
116On The Greens: Diogenes And Harry Pressler, Plus Other Fairway Fare
123Cartoons: Rovinsky's Palm Springs
125Shoppers Bazaar: For Gifts And Personal Pleasure
127Astrological Forecast: Delving Into December's Divinations
Special Interest
61Holiday Shopping: A Stockingful Of Goodies
70 Sid Davis: 200th Ascent To The Peak Of Mt. San Jacinto
73What Country, Sir, Is This? This Is Baja California - And An In-depth Briefing For Norte Americanos
82Modes Du Monde A Tijuana: Haute Couture Imports On Parade At Palacio Azteca
84Casa De Los Estudillo: Down Mexico Way, The Living Is Beautiful
92Murray Mceachern: A Legend In The World Of Jazz

ABOUT THE COVER: Giant Christmas tree, eight feet six inches tall and weighing 800 pounds, graces the windows of Gary Jon, Inc., interior designing firm located at 108 South Indian Avenue. The beautiful tree, Mexican-themed, drew throngs of viewers at the Los Angeles County Fair and is attracting much attention in Palm Springs. Max Eckert photo.

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