March 1974

Regular Features
20Publisher's Letter
22Comment: An Open Line For Psl Readers
28Sandscript: Frank Sinatra, The Desert's Sensitive Citizen
32Psl Informant: Facts For Observation, Speculation
34Around Town: Celebs Swing For Charitable Causes
64Lifestyle: Creating A Personal Image
68Fashion: The Aura Of Spring
74Art: Gallery Scene: Variety Of Exhibits In Local Art Centers
75Art: Jo Anne Mix: Enchanted Spirit Of Childhood Pervades Exhibit At The Gallery
77Art: Raul Anguiano: Masterful Paintings Of Mexico At Lewin Galleries
79Art: Richard Danskin: Delightful Rural American Scenes
85Palm Springs Life's Guide: Where To Go, What To Do
122Close-up: Florence Hamilton, Dr. Fern Stout
142Books: A New Lease For Plant Life Plus Top Fiction Reviews
146Films: Blood And Guts And Folk Heroes We Can Do Without
150Villager Revisited: Palm Springs Circa 1958
152Stocks: A Sense Of Value
155On The Greens: Hubie Green Hailed As Champ Of 15th Annual Hope Classic
158Shoppers Bazaar: For Gifts And Personal Pleasure
160Real Estate Bazaar: For Land's Sake
163Astrological Forecast: The Mesmerizings And Mysteries Of March
Special Interest
53Hawaii: The Other Side
81Noel F. Birns: Brilliant New Studio For Interior Designing Firm
124Everybody's Village: Where Learning Is Fun
132The Games People Play: Backgammon: From Monte Carlo To Palm Springs
134The Games People Play: Bridge: Bee And Howard Schenken Host Desert Circus Tourney
137Rancho La Puerta: Spa Lifestyle In Tecate, Mexico

ABOUT THE COVER: Magnificent 16-foot chandelier, custom-designed of tubular lucite and gleaming with hundreds of interior low-voltage lights, is center of attention in the new Noel F. Birns interior design center, a traffic-stopping circular glass structure in the Palm Desert area. See page 81 Photography by Charles Schneider.


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