July 1995

Articles
17The Secrets Of The Roadrunners: The Most Popular Bird In The Desert Southwest Has Some Rather Unorthodox Habits. Story And Photos By Michael Tennesen
25Beat The Heat: Surviving The Desert Summer Is A Proud Tradition. Here Are Some, Dare We Say Hot, Tips To Help You Cope/ By Pamela Henry
1995 Desert Medical Guide
MSG3Gee-whiz Breakthroughs In The Desert: With All The Money Invested In Health Charities In The Desert, You'd Expect Some Advancements. Here They Are/ Compiled By Jacqueline Galloway
MSG10Coachella Valley Medical Support Services / Compiled By Bill Crowe
MSG14Second Sight: How The Braille Institute Develops Its Clients' Artistic Vision. Pretty Amazing Stuff/ By Whip Skeiner
MSG18Beyond Medicare: Galloway, A Patient Advocate, Explains The Supplemental Plans, The Questions You Need To Ask And The Questions We Should All Have About Managed Care/ By Jacqueline Galloway
MSG35Complete Guide To Medical Services: Our Most Complete And Up-to-date Listings Ever Of All The Options Available To Today's Health Care Consumer.
Special Section
DG1-32Palm Springs Life's Desert Guide: All You'll Ever Need To Know About The Desert's Restaurants, Attractions, Sights And High-lights. The Most Complete Guidein The Desert For Almost 30years/ Edited By Donna Curran
Features
23Gallery Scene
MSG20Advanced Primary Care Medical Group
MSG22Dr. Bradley Leads Open Mri Of The Desert
MSG24Desert Ct/mri
MSG26Desert Oral Surgery
MSG28Desert Orthopedic Center
MSG30Mirage Center
MSG32Southwest Medical Plaza
MSG34Judith B. Zacher, M.d.
Departments
9Around Town: Golf As An Aphrodisiac; Big Sports Plans In Palm Desert, And Young People Who Can Think On Their Feet.
12Hank Stokes' Valley Observer: Crusty Is As Crusty Does.
29Desert Stars: Philanthropic And Cultural Affairs Caught On Film. Guest Editor This Month: Jackie Story
32Astrology With Joyce Jillson: No Syndicated Column Here. These Horoscopes Are Created Especially For Psl Readers.

ABOUT THE COVER: Our warm thanks to the team of artists at Warner Bros Animation for our cover this month, created exclusively for PSL. For a more realistic view of the desert's favorite bird, see Michael Tennesen's fun story on page 17.

Articles

The Secrets of the Road Runners

The Secrets of the Road Runners

The Roadrunner cartoon character was especially drawn for Palm Springs Life magazine by the artists at Warner Bros. Jim Cornett, the curator of natural science at the Palm Springs Desert Museum, tucked a photo of a roadrunner and a photo of a bald eagle under his arm and ventured out onto the streets. His mission was to test the public's awareness of animals.
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