September 1982

Annual Desert Living Issue
70Publisher's Letter: Our Annual Toast To Desert Living/ By Milton W. Jones
72A Different Palm Springs: Palm Springs Point Of View/ By Bob Vivian
75Moods Of The Desert: Beauty Unveiled In Image And Legend/ By Margo Fox & Mary Blaber
87Palm Canyon Drive: The Shopper's Showcase/ By Margo Fox
95Group Meeting Paradise: A Balmy Way To Do Business/ By Margo Fox
120Shopping In The Desert: Wish Upon A Store
167Fashion: Capturing The Look Of Palm Springs/ By Maggi Miller
184Sports & Recreation: More Summer Doings/ By Renette Martin
190Major Events: The Social Season's Biggest And Best/ By Jill Borak
196Sightseeing: Things To Do And Nature's Attractions/ By Sharon Apfelbaum & Margie Mateas
206Arts & Culture: Songs, Dance And The Sound Of Music/ By Renette Martin
212Art: Zantman Art Galleries: A Love Affair With Color/ By William Hemmerdinger
214Desert Museum: A Preview Of The 1982-83 Season
216Gallery Scene: Superb Water Colors And Realistic Or Primitive Art You Should See
221What's In A Name? A Slightly Irreverent Look At Local Streets/ By Don Weldon
224Celebrity Sojourns: Famous Faces And Why They Love Palm Springs/ By Steve Delsohn
226Concierge: European Chic Comes To The Desert/ By Margo Fox
231Palm Springs Life Guide: A Handbook For Holiday Fun/ By Jill Borak
289Happy Trails To You: Rambling Along With The Desert Riders/ By Constance Walsh
294Dates: Everything You Wanted To Know About The Desert's Fruit/ By Sharon Apfelbaum
298Fountains: The Foibles And Follies Of Bringing Water To The Desert/ By Don Weldon
304Playgrounds Of The Desert: For Hardy Souls, Things To Do Away From The Beaten Track/ By Mary Blaber
319Beverly Hills: A Visit To A Big City Soul Cousin
353Travel: Wowie, It's Maui!: An Affectionate Look At The Island And Its Hotels/ By Margo Fox, Marty Leshner & Helena Zukowski
368North To Alaska: Cruising For Cool Weather/by Evelyn Oldham
377Advertiser's Index
382Shopper's Bazaar: A Selection Of Great Gifts And Souvenirs

ABOUT THE COVER: The desert is many things to many people, but to almost everyone It's a feeling of warmth, highlighted by sophisticated refinements in the pursuit of living well. Model Pamela Zinszer. Photograph by Jordan Miller.

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