October 1990

Features
39The Desert Cities: Annual Update:
40The Desert Cities: Annual Update: Palm Springs / By Catherine Rips
42The Desert Cities: Annual Update: Desert Hot Springs / By Catherine Rips
44The Desert Cities: Annual Update: Cathedral City / By Catherine Rips
46The Desert Cities: Annual Update: Rancho Mirage / By Herb Pasik
48The Desert Cities: Annual Update: Palm Desert / By Herb Pasik
50The Desert Cities: Annual Update: Indian Wells / By Catherine Rips
52The Desert Cities: Annual Update: La Quinta / By Gretchen Garrity
54The Desert Cities: Annual Update: Indio / By Gretchen Garrity
56The Desert Cities: Annual Update: Coachella / By Gretchen Garrity
59Valley Progress:
60Valley Progress: Tourism: One-stop Shopping / By Herb Pasik
62Valley Progress: Development: Quality, Location, Price / By Herb Pasik
64Valley Progress: Agriculture: Weather, Water, Land, Labor / By Mary Anne Pinkston
66Valley Progress: Education: Finances, Bilingualism, Growth / By Herb Pasik
68Valley Progress: Transportation: Moving In The Right Direction / By Herb Pasik
71Mayors' Roundtable: Valley Leaders Pose Pressing Issues / By Jamie Lee Pricer
Special Sections
Premiere Issue Beverly Hills Life
8APublisher's Note / By Milton W. Jones
12ABeverly Hills Civic Center / By Ruth Fox
21APortraits / By Ruth Fox
32AFashion At The Regent Beverly Wilshire / By Jamie Lee Pricer
40ABeverly Hills Makes Good Scents / By Paul Lasley & Elizabeth Harryman
45ATwo Rodeo Drive / By Linda J. Barkman
46AEpicurean Life / By Donna Curran
46AThe Regent Beverly Wilshire
48AL'ermitage
51AAround Beverly Hills / By Susan Hartzler
54AGallery Rodeo / By Carol Lea Clark
Special Advertorial Section
78Interior Design Of The Desert: La Mirage Interiors
80Interior Design Of The Desert: D'mundo Tile
82Interior Design Of The Desert: Ron Gregory Associates
84Interior Design Of The Desert: Steven De Christopher Interiors
86Interior Design Of The Desert: Las Palmas Interiors
88Interior Design Of The Desert: Kirkendale's Interior Design
Departments
20Editor's Note: And More To Come / By Jamie Lee Pricer
22Comment: The Wrap On Reynolds
26Psl Informant: News From The Business Front
30What's Hot: Everything New Under The Sun / By Mary Anne Pinkston
34Closeups: Quotable Notables / By Linda J. Barkman
91Ride & Drive 91: Cadillac Trouble At The Top? / By Tom Bonsall
93Gallery Scene: Art And Artists
161Palm Springs Life's Desert Guide: A Bewitching Month Of Activities / By Donna Curran
209Travel: Luxury Cruises: Afloat With The Best Of The Best / By Paul Lasey & Elizabeth Harryman
211Around Town: That's The Spirit! And More / By Linda J. Barkman
221Psl Perspectives: The Power Of Network Television / By Mary Anne Pinkston
222Shoppers Bazaar: Gifts And Great Notions
224Starstruck: Libra Winning Weighs / By Paris Troy

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