May 1966

5Publisher's Letter
10Around Town By Pat Phillips Oliver
46At The Galleries
51Civic Report By Phil Stone
53On The Greens By Dick Hyland
57Business Briefs
58Dining Out
60May Calendar
Special Interest
41Debbie Reynolds Talks To The Girl Scouts
44Bill Bender: The Sky's The Limit
18The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway By Mary St. Lawrence
22Freddie Beavers: Maintenance Magician By Bill Gilson
23Tram Boss Eyes Cable-car Future
26Don Landells: Two-year Airlift By Lisa Sentelle
29Mt. San Jacinto Winter Park Authority
33Wedding In The Sky
37Dining At The Top Of The Tram
39Robert Waggoner: Alpine Caretaker

ABOUT THE COVER: Sunrise view of a Palm Springs Aerial Tramway cable car high above the Coachella Valley was photographed by J. R. Eyerman, crack photographer for LIFE Magazine. The ride-to-the-sky project comprises the longest single-span tramway.


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