July 1974

Regular Features
14Publisher's Letter
16Comment: An Open Line For Psl Readers
20Sandscript: The Doldrums Doctor
22Psl Informant: Facts For Observation And Speculation
24Around Town: Summertime Living Is Easy And Swinging
34Lifestyle: The Latest In Sun Screens And Vibrant Colors For Summer
36Cartoons: Rovinsky's Palm Springs
40Fashion: Midsummer Coolers
50My L.a.: Horizon Brightens For Devotees Of Contemporary Art
53Books: Interviews With Polly Bergen, Maya Angelou Plus Reviews
56Gallery Scene: Variety Of Exhibits In Art Centers
57Palm Springs Life's Guide: Where To Go, What To Do
88Films: Beauty Occasionally Blooms Along Filmdom's Barren Sidepaths
91Real Estate Bazaar: For Land's Sake
92Villager Revisited: Palm Springs Circa 1960
94Shoppers Bazaar: For Gifts And Personal Pleasure
Special Interest
37The Exodus: Pools, Patios And Gardens Draw Even Summer Residents Outdoors
42Comfort And Style On The Patio: Outdoor Furnishings No Longer A Thrift Shop Conglomeration
44What Kind Of Pool Have I: The Experts Say It Should Be Crystal Clean
48Patio Dining: A Soupcon Of Recipes To Please Family And Guests
82Are Women Champions? History Proves That Women Athletes Aren't Mere Muscle Molls

ABOUT THE COVER: The ayes have it for poolside living, and the eyes have it for great new swimsuits this one fashioned of shimmering ribbons of color accenting the golden brown body of midsummer. Suit by Elon, from The Fifth Season. For more swim fashions, see pages 40-41. The setting is La Costa Country Club. Photography by Teke.

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