October 1986

Annual Progress Issue
17Editor's Note: Progress Is Our Most Important Product / By W.h. Bowart
18Comment: From Hello To High Water
19Psl Informant: News From The Business Front
22Closeups: On Quotable Notables
129Palm Springs Life's Desert Guide: Desert Circus Leads The Parade Of Events / By Donna Curran
201Gallery Scene: Fall Colors The Art World
207Around Town: New Fundraiser Features Robert Goulet & Co. / By Pamela Bieri
230Shoppers Bazaar: Fall Bargains
232Starstruck: The Liberated Libra
Special Features
25Design Inspiration: Urrutia Architects Creates A Showplace Of Design / By Sharon Apfelbaum
34James Rothschild, Modern Indian Trader: Lease Expert Attacked By Rich Indians And Savage Environmentalists / By Thomas Kirby
36Desert Progress Cities In Motion: Palm Springs / By Jonathan Randolph
42Desert Progress Cities In Motion: Morongo Basin / By David Parker
45Desert Progress Cities In Motion: Desert Hot Springs / By David Parker
47Desert Progress Cities In Motion: Cathedral City / By Margo Lawrence
49Desert Progress Cities In Motion: Rancho Mirage / By Lynn Burns Smith
53Desert Progress Cities In Motion: Palm Desert / By Linda J. Barkman
55Desert Progress Cities In Motion: Indian Wells / By Tom Allen
57Desert Progress Cities In Motion: Bermuda Dunes / By Jonathan Randolph
59Desert Progress Cities In Motion: Thousand Palms / By David Parker
61Desert Progress Cities In Motion: La Quinta / By Shirley Hammer
65Desert Progress Cities In Motion: Indio / By Lynn Burns Smith
69Desert Progress Cities In Motion: Thermal / By Carol Lea Clark
71Desert Progress Cities In Motion: Coachella / By Carol Lea Clark
73Coachella Magazine: Palm Springs Life's Salute To The City
99Land Boom: Palm Desert Is Planning One / By Tom Allen
100Conventions: Three Centers Are On The Way / By Margo Lawrence
104Trammell Crow: Welcome The World's Biggest Landlord / By W.h. Bowart
108Papas' Palm Springs: Service With A Smile / With Tom Kirby
113A Unifying Vision: Steve Chase's Thunderbird Cove Home / By Rebecca Kurtz
122Fall Flowers: Autumn Welcomes A New Gardening Season / By Eric A. Johnson
128The Skins Game: It's Arnie, Jack, Lee And Fuzzy Off The Tees At Pga West / By Kathlene Bissell
185Palm Springs Life's Cruise '86/87:
3CPalm Springs Life's Cruise '86/87: Fashion Goes Tahitian: Cruisewear Aboard American Hawaii's Ss Liberty / By Rebecca Kurtz And Debra Day
8CPalm Springs Life's Cruise '86/87: Destination Success: Exploration Cruise Lines' Bob Giersdorf / By Gary Walker
9CPalm Springs Life's Cruise '86/87: Catalina Cruising: The Island Of Romance / By Michael Pedersen
11CPalm Springs Life's Cruise '86/87: Cruising 1986/87: Charting Your Course For Worldwide Travel / By Monica Corum
204The Wizardry Of The Black Box: Psls Award-winning Computer System / By Tom Allen
228Modern Communications: Annenberg Center At Eisenhower / By Elizabeth Wickham

ABOUT THE COVER: Coming soon: the Palm Springs Convention Center and Wyndham Hotel on Tahquitz Way and Caballeros. Model: Jewel Sterner. Photo assistants: Terry Crouch and Taylor Sherrill. Photography by Joseph Pronobis. ian Kronsberg, vice-president/finance.

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