November 1986

Features
34Salute To The Arts: Palm Springs Renaissance?: Cultural Arts Committee & Performing Arts Center - At Long Last? / By W. H. Bowart
41Salute To The Arts: The Lively Arts: A Calendar Of Major Events In Music, Dance And Theater / By Donna Curran
45Salute To The Arts: Womanpower: Fuels The Desert Museum With Fun And Fundraising
46Salute To The Arts: Palm Springs Desert Museum: A Season In Perfect Balance / By Sharon Apfelbaum
49Salute To The Arts: Rufino Tamayo: The Mexican Master
52Salute To The Arts: From El Mirador To Elaine: Horwitch Galleries Gives Historic Garage A Second Glance / By Rob Wengert
54Salute To The Arts: College Of The Desert: The Flowering Of Academia / By Carol Lea Clark
58Salute To The Arts: Joanna Hodges Piano Conference & Competition: It's Come A Long, Long Way / By Frederick Heider
62Salute To The Arts: Captured Moments In Peace: The Paintings Of Ray Whitson At Raeburn House Art Gallery
65A Fashion Explosion! It Happens In Monterey / By Debra Day With Photography By Arthur Coleman
79Great Chefs Of The Desert: Introducing Bono Mary, Sonny & Chef Denis Cuerva / By Donna Curran
81Gardening With Color: The Know-how Of Earthy Creativity / By Eric A. Johnson
83Windows On The World: Open Up Those Shutters Let The Sunshine In / By Allison Boyles
85Travel Showcase: France - Tours De Force Ballooning And Barging / By Gary Walker
88Travel Showcase: France - Vive La France! The Captivating Country / By Paul Lasley & Elizabeth Harryman
230Palm Beach, Palm Springs: A Scintillating Q&a With Author Pat Booth / By Roy Newquist
Special Interest
89Indio Magazine: Our Annual Salute To The Heart Of The Valley
193Palm Springs Vintage Grand Prix Program: Official Vintage Souvenir Program & Complete Race Schedule
Departments
22Editor's Note: The Art Of Culture / By W. H. Bowart
26Comment: Autumn Letterbox
28Psl Informant: Charities, Galas, Good Sports Let The Season Begin!
32Closeups: On Quotable Notables
74Gallery Scene: Art Is In Season
129Palm Springs Life's Desert Guide: The Vintage Grand Prix Plus Arnie, Jack, Lee & Fuzzy Play The Skins Game / By Donna Curran
235Around Town: Mousie Powell's Mousetrap Invitational & More / By Margo Lawrence
252Starstruck: Esprit De Scorpio / By A. Kalid Rah

ABOUT THE COVER: Covergirl Lauren Coleman tickles the ivories and our fancy. Schafer & Sons baby grand piano furnished by Colton Piano & Organ Company, Palm Springs. Fashion courtesy of Tuxedo Exchange, Palm Springs, Cathedral City and Hollywood. Stylist: Cheryl Coleman. Photography by Arthur Coleman.

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