June 1982

Regular Features
16Publisher's Letter: The Long, Sweet Days Of Summer / By Milton W. Jones
18Comment: Opinions And Remarks From The Reader
20Sandscript: What's In A Name? / By Bob Vivian
22Psl Informant: News And Scoops Around Town
24Closeups: Brief Visits With Interesting People
73Palm Springs Life's Guide: Things To Do For The Summer Visitor / By Jill Borak
134Gallery Scene: Artistic Happenings This Month
135Books & Authors: A Pole On Pinball And Others / By Roy Newquist
139Around Town: Summer Parties And Soirees / By Rosemary Cox
152Shopper's Bazaar: An Appealing Marketplace
Special Interest
29What's A Nice Guy Like Gerry Cooney Doing In A Sport Like Boxing? A Heavyweight Contender Comes To Town / By Steve Delsohn
33Orange County Update: Special Features On A Sister County
122Cruising 1982: What's New In Sea-style Traveling / By Paul & Alena Lasley

ABOUT THE COVER: To train for the world's heavyweight crown, number one contender Gerry Cooney chose Palm Springs as his training camp for the June 11 fight in Las Vegas. Photo by Sidney Noles.


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