May 1990

82The Chicdom Of El Paseo: Palm Desert's Street Of Dreams / By Marcia Rosen
86Tea Time: What's Brewing In The Desert / By Doreen Simpson Mowatt
154Tee Time: Cod's New Golf Institute Is In The Swing / By Alicia Madrid
Special Sections
41Desert Real Estate Report:
9ADesert Real Estate Report: The State Of Real Estate / By Catherine Rips
14ADesert Real Estate Report: 1990 Easy-reference Real Estate Map
17ADesert Real Estate Report: 1990 Coachella Valley Housing Survey / By Rodger Hardy
26ADesert Real Estate Report: Del Webb's Coachella Valley Sun City / By Ray Mungo
28Editor's Note: They Don't Make Any More / By Jamie Lee Pricer
30Comment: April In Perris
32Psl Informant: News From The Business Front
36What's Hot: Everything New Under The Sun / By Mary Anne Pinkston
38Closeups: Quotable Notables / By Linda J. Barkman
89Palm Springs Life's Desert Guide: A Spring Of Special Events / By Donna Curran
159Ride & Drive: Going Off-road In Style / By Tom Bonsall
161Gallery Scene: Excellent Art And Exhibits
165Around Town: Frank Sinatra And Friends / By Linda J. Barkman
176Palm Springs Villager Revisited: The Good Ol' Desert Heydays And Playdays Played Again / By Jill Borak
179Psl Perspectives: Unreal Estate: Million-dollar Domiciles
181Shoppers Bazaar: Gifts And Great Notions
184Starstruck: Tauro! Tauro! Tauro! Heydays Have It Over Maydays / By Paris Troy

ABOUT THE COVER: "Hotel Particulier" at the Estates at Desert Springs, Palm Desert. Designed in the style of a 17th-century French country inn, the estate includes a winding drive, French limestone entryway, and gardens in back. Architect: M.H. Chambers; interiors: Jack White of La Mirage; builder: Tortomasi/Thomson. Offered furnished at $2.4 million by Desert Springs Real Estate Corporation. Photography by Arthur Coleman.


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